Balanchine Celebration 1993 May 23 matinee [Close shot]Additional title: Donizetti variations (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Monumentum pro Gesualdo (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Pas de deux  (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Hlinka, Nichol (Dancer)Hübbe, Nikolaj (Dancer)Alexopoulos, Helene (Dancer)Proia, Alexandre (Dancer)Tracey, Margaret (Dancer)Woetzel, Damian (Dancer)Boelzner, Gordon (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Donizetti, Gaetano, 1797-1848 (Composer)Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Gesualdo, Carlo, principe di Venosa, 1560 (ca.)-1613 (Composer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)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: 1993-05-23
Table of ContentsDonizetti variations (ca. 29 min.) / music, Gaetano Donizetti (from Don Sebastian) ; costumes, Karinska ; performed by Nichol Hlinka and Nikolaj Hübbe, with Lydia Harmsen, Sherri LeBlanc, Andrea Long, Janey McGeary, Miriam Mahdaviani, Jenifer Ringer, Arch Higgins, Alexander Ritter, and Todd Williams.Monumentum pro Gesualdo (ca. 11 min.) / music, Igor Stravinsky (Three madrigals by Gesualdo di Venosa, recomposed for instruments) ; performed by Helene Alexopoulos and Alexandre Proia, with Samantha Allen, Harmsen, Margo Krody, Ringer, Catherine Ryan, Jennifer Tinsley, Espen Giljane, Russell Kaiser, Peter Naumann, Gordon Stevens, Jian Wang, and Runsheng Ying.Tschaikovsky pas de deux (ca. 13 min.) / music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ; costumes, Karinska ; performed by Margaret Tracey and Damian Woetzel.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4305B
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)Ballet
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: [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.Performers: Conductor: Gordon Boelzner.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 23, 1993 (matinee), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4305A.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) (53 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionThree of the four works performed on May 23, 1993 (matinee). For the final ballet, see *MGZIC 9-4306A and 9-4306B Liebeslieder Walzer.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176079Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5c76540-e374-0130-28f3-3c075448cc4b
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