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Title
Monotones
Additional title: Monotones
Additional title: Monotones nos. 1 and 2 (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Names
Sibley, Antoinette
Dowell, Anthony
Lorrayne, Vyvyan
Parkinson, Georgina
Coleman, Michael, 1940-
Mead, Robert, 1940-1988
Dale, Margaret, 1922-2010 (Producer)
Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988 (Interviewee)
Satie, Erik, 1866-1925 (Composer)
Royal Ballet
British Broadcasting Corporation
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1968
Place: U.K
Publisher: British Broadcasting Corporation
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5089
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-5626 (former)
Genres
Dance
Video
Dance rehearsals
Notes
Statement of responsibility: BBC-TV ; produced by Margaret Dale ; choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Erik Satie.
Performers: Performed by Antoinette Sibley, Georgina Parkinson, and Michael Coleman in Trois gnossiennes, and Vyvyan Lorrayne, Anthony Dowell, and Robert Mead in Trois gymnopédies.
Venue: Telecast by the BBC, London, on August 21, 1968.
System details: Streaming video.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (30 min.) : sd., b&w.
Description
Sir Frederick Ashton discusses the development of his ballet, Monotones, and is shown rehearsing the Royal Ballet dancers he initially chose to perform in it.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY807044906-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158861
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2f04ee90-b3b8-0136-8ca8-5130b4845970
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1968: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Monotones" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1968. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/09fe95c1-9427-426d-87a7-4b0a028e7dd5

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Monotones" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/09fe95c1-9427-426d-87a7-4b0a028e7dd5

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1968). Monotones Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/09fe95c1-9427-426d-87a7-4b0a028e7dd5

Wikipedia Citation

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Monotones