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Title
Maria Tallchief: Solos and duets
Additional title: Bell Telephone hour (Television program)
Additional title: Firebird (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Blomsterfesten i Genzano (Choreographic work : Bournonville)
Additional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work)
Additional title: Sylvia pas de deux (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Names
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Bournonville, August, 1805-1879 (Choreographer)
Butler, John, 1920-1993 (Choreographer)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)
Tallchief, Maria (Dancer)
Maule, Michael (Dancer)
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)
Bruhn, Erik, 1928-1986 (Dancer)
Ludlow, Conrad (Dancer)
Lynn, Carol, 1893-1987 (Videographer)
Williams, Esther, 1921-2013 (Performer)
Collection

Maria Tallchief Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1951 - 1966
Table of Contents
Firebird: pas de deux (4 min., b&w) / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Igor Stravinsky ; dancers, Maria Tallchief and Michael Maule ; filmed by Carol Lynn at Jacob's Pillow, Lee, Mass. in 1951 -- Million Dollar Mermaid (1952) (3 min., color) / starring Esther Williams with Maria Tallchief (Anna Pavlova) (courtesy New York City Ballet) -- Variations after Degas (1 min., b&w) / choreography, James Starbuck or possibly Robert Pagent ; music, Claude Debussy ; dancer, Maria Tallchief ; telecast on the Voice of Firestone series on October 14, 1962 -- Flower Festival at Genzano (Pas de deux) ( 5 min., b&w) / choreography, August Bournonville ; performed by Maria Tallchief and Rudolf Nureyev ; filmed for Bell Telephone Hour, NBC-TV on January 19, 1962 -- Don Quixote (grand pas de deux) (2 min., color) / choreography, after Marius Petipa ; music, Ludwig Minkus ; dancers, Maria Tallchief and Erik Bruhn, and ensemble ; filmed for Bell Telephone Hour, NBC-TV on Jan. 6, 1961 -- Romeo and Juliet pas de deux [abrupt ending] (3 min., color) / choreography, John Butler ; music, Sergei Prokofiev ; dancers, Maria Tallchief, Conrad Ludlow ; filmed for Bell Telephone Hour, NBC-TV, on Feb. 13, 1966 -- Sylvia [solo excerpt from pas de deux] (2 min., b&w) / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Léo Delibes ; dancer, Maria Tallchief ; filmed by Carol Lynn at Jacob's Pillow, Lee, Mass. in 1951.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1350
Topics
Tallchief, Maria
Dance
Million dollar mermaid (Motion picture)
Excerpts
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Filmed ballets
Motion pictures
Notes
Content: Title created by cataloger ; additional credits from *MGZIC 9-4992 From silence to sound, *MGZIC 9-457 Flower festival at Genzano, *MGZIC 9-1873 [Maria Tallchief], and *MGZIA 4-2702 Firestone dances, 1962-1963.
Venue: Videotaped in performance on various stages, New York, N.Y. from 1951-1966.
Acquisition: Gift; Maria Tallchief and Elise Paschen.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (21 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19961524
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a29ad5f0-352b-0131-a6d5-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1951: Created (Approximate)
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Maria Tallchief" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1951 - 1966. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c7a3f890-3430-0131-c203-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Maria Tallchief" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c7a3f890-3430-0131-c203-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1951 - 1966). Maria Tallchief Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c7a3f890-3430-0131-c203-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Maria Tallchief