Swan lake [Wide shot]Additional title: Swan lake (Choreographic work : Balanchine after Ivanov)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Whelan, Wendy (Dancer)Martins, Nilas (Dancer)Karz, Zippora (Dancer)Tracey, Kathleen, 1969- (Dancer)Otto, William, 1958- (Dancer)York, Donald (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Vaës, Alain (Designer)Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)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)Vaës, Alain (Costume designer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
George Balanchine Celebration
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-05-22
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4300A
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 after Lev Ivanov ; music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky.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: Scenery and costumes, Alain Vaës ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; lighting, Mark Stanley.Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet: Wendy Whelan (Odette, queen of the swans) ; Nilas Martins (Prince Siegfried) ; Jade Adams, Samantha Allen, Emily Coates, Aura Dixon, Wendy Drapala, Amanda Edge, Jennifer Fuchs, Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Michele Gifford, Pauline Golbin, Dana Hanson, Lydia Harmsen, Heather Hawk, Isabel Kimmel, Dena Kinstlinger, Sherri LeBlanc, Anna Liceica, Zoe Mackler, Deanna McBrearty, Janey McGeary, Rebecca Metzger, Catherine Ryan, Jennifer Tinsley, Pascale van Kipnis, Inmaculada Velez, Elizabeth Walker, Melissa Walter, Miranda Weese (swans) ; Sant'gria Bello, Christopher Boehmer, James Fayette, Arch Higgins, Richard Marsden, Alexander Ritter, Andrew Robertson, Jian Wang, Robert Wersinger, Todd Williams (hunters) ; William Otto (Von Rotbart, a sorcerer) ; pas de neuf performed by Zippora Karz with Adams, Dixon, Gifford, Hawk, Hanson, Kinstlinger, McGeary, and Walter ; valse bluette performed by Kathleen Tracey with Allen, Coates, Golbin, Kimmel, LeBlanc, Liceica, McBrearty, Metzger, Tinsley, Walker, and Weese ; variation performed by Whelan ; Valse performed by Martins.Performers: Conductor: Donald York.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 22, 1993 (matinee), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Wide shot version ; for close shot, see *MGZIC 9-4300B.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) (41 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176071Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0d3447d0-e374-0130-2b0a-3c075448cc4b
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