Gala performanceAdditional title: Swan lake (Choreographic work : Ivanov and Petipa, M)Additional title: Gala performance (Choreographic work : Tudor)
NamesJarvis, Lilian (Dancer)Leigh, Angela (Dancer)Moller, Ray (Dancer)Franca, Celia, 1921-2007 (Artistic director)Smith, Lois (Dancer)Apinée, Irene (Dancer)Adams, David (Dancer)Gotshalks, Jury (Dancer)Tudor, Antony, 1909-1987 (Choreographer)Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953 (Composer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Crum, George, 1926- (Conductor)Ambrose, Kay (Costume designer)Coyle, Bob (Lighting designer)Kraemer, Franz, 1914-1999 (Producer)National Ballet of Canada (Dancer)Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Production company)Sinclair, Lister (Broadcaster)
National Ballet of Canada Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1954-04-18Place: CanadaPublisher: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Table of ContentsSwan lake: Act I, pas de trois [excerpts] (ca. 3 min.) / choreography, Petipa and Ivanov ; music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ; danced by Lilian Jarvis, Angela Leigh, and Raymon Moller. Includes part of female variation, danced under opening credits, and the coda.Gala performance (ca. 27 min.) / choreography, Antony Tudor ; music, Sergey Prokofiev ; danced by Celia Franca (Russian ballerina), Lois Smith (Italian ballerina), Irene Apinée (French ballerina), David Adams (Italian cavalier), Jury Gotshalks (French cavalier), and corps de ballet.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8816Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5485 (former)
TopicsBallet -- Canada -- 1950-1954Ballet -- Canada -- 20th century
GenresTelevision programsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: [Artistic] direction, Celia Franca ; musical direction, George Crum ; sets, Nicoletti ; costumes, Kay Ambrose ; lighting, Bob Coyne.Venue: Telecast by the Canadian Broadcasting on April 18, 1954.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionTelevision debut of the National Ballet of Canada.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F279NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13477094Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 94623a80-85af-0135-45a5-4bd57cb74774
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