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Graduation ball
Morosova, Olga (Dancer)
Stroganova, Nina (Dancer)
Dokoudovsky, Vladimir (Dancer)
Grinwis, Paul (Dancer)
Lichine, David (Choreographer)
Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899 (Composer)
Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960 (Designer)
Zatouroff, Boris (Director)
Original Ballet Russe (Performer)
Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960 (Costume designer)

André Eglevsky Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1949
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8150
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3329 (former)
Graduation ball (Choreographic work : Lichine)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Title on frame: Le bal des cadets. Motion picture filmed in 1949. Producer: Tadié-Cinéma. Director: Boris Zatouroff. Credits in French.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: David Lichine. Music: Johann Strauss. Scenery/costumes: Alexandre Benois.
Performers: Performed by members of the Original Ballet Russe: Vladimir Dokoudovsky, Olga Morosova, Nina Stroganova, Paul Grinwis, and others.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (33 min.) :sound, black and white
Filmed at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs and the Club de Gaulle, Paris. This videotape was recorded from a projected film and contains considerable background noise, including the sound of the projector and intermittent comments by viewers.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926021875-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171980
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0b7711f0-8686-0135-63f4-4594edfe8050
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  • 1949: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Graduation ball" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1949.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Graduation ball" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1949). Graduation ball Retrieved from

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Graduation ball