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
NamesNew 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)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
George Balanchine Celebration
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-05-15
Table of ContentsSlaughter 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 locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4282B
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)Ballet
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement 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 DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (42 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175960Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d5875470-e360-0130-a4c7-3c075448cc4b
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