Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Valse-fantaisie [Close shot]

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Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Valse-fantaisie [Close shot]
Additional title: Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Valse-fantaisie (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Valse-fantaisie
Names
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
La Fosse, Robert (Dancer)
Calegari, Maria (Dancer)
Lyon, Robert, 1968- (Dancer)
Kaiser, Russell (Dancer)
Naumann, Peter Carl (Dancer)
Higgins, Arch (Dancer)
Gold, Tom (Dancer)
Wersinger, Robert (Dancer)
Williams, Todd R. (Dancer)
Padgett, Bruce (Dancer)
Anderson, Charles David (Dancer)
Borree, Yvonne (Dancer)
Karz, Zippora (Dancer)
Tracey, Kathleen, 1969- (Dancer)
Huys, Ben (Dancer)
Kaplow, Maurice (Conductor)
Boelzner, Gordon (Conductor)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976 (Set designer)
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979 (Composer)
Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)
Kay, Hershy (Arranger)
Sharaff, Irene (Costume designer)
Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)
Glinka, M. I. (Mikhail Ivanovich), 1804-1857 (Composer)
Millard, Jay (Videographer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

George Balanchine Celebration

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993-05-15
Table of Contents
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (ca. 30 min.) / music, Richard Rodgers (from the musical On your toes), re-orchestrated by Hershy Kay ; scenery, Jo Mielziner ; costumes, Irene Sharaff ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; lighting, Mark Stanley ; performed by Robert La Fosse (hoofer) ; Maria Calegari (strip tease girl) ; Robert Lyon (big boss) ; Russell Kaiser and Peter Naumann (bartenders) ; Arch Higgins (thug) ; Tom Gold, Robert Wersinger, and Todd Williams (policemen) ; Bruce Padgett (Morrosine, premier danseur noble) ; Charles Anderson (gangster) ; Jade Adams, Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Janey McGeary, Jennifer Tinsley, Melissa Walter (ladies of the ballet) ; Sant'gria Bello, James Fayette, Andrew Robertson, Gordon Stevens (gentlemen of the ballet) ; conductor, Maurice Kaplow.
Valse-fantaisie (ca. 12 min.) / music, Mikhail Glinka (Valse fantaisie in B minor) ; performed by Yvonne Borree, Zippora Karz, Kathleen Tracey, and Ben Huys ; conductor, Gordon Boelzner.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4282B
Topics
Balanchine, George
New York City Ballet
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
Ballet
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 15, 1993 (matinee), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4282A.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (42 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175960
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d5875470-e360-0130-a4c7-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1993: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Valse-fantaisie [Close shot]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d7d3dc90-e360-0130-a117-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Valse-fantaisie [Close shot]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d7d3dc90-e360-0130-a117-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1993). Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Valse-fantaisie [Close shot] Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d7d3dc90-e360-0130-a117-3c075448cc4b

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Slaughter on Tenth Avenue ; [and] Valse-fantaisie [Close shot]