New York City BalletAdditional title: Agon (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Balanchine after Ivanov)
NamesTruppin, Michael (Photographer)Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- (Dancer)Govrin, Gloria (Dancer)Blum, Anthony, 1938- (Dancer)Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- (Dancer)Kent, Allegra (Dancer)Ludlow, Conrad (Dancer)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)Truppin, Michael (Cinematographer)Lepercq, Paul Adolphe, 1922- (Funder)New York City Ballet (Dancer)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
The Michael Truppin Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1964Date Created: 1966-01-05
Table of ContentsAgon [excerpts] (ca. 15 min.) / filmed ca. 1964 ; choreography, George Balanchine, to music by Igor Stravinsky ; danced by Suzanne Farrell, Gloria Govrin, Anthony Blum, Arthur Mitchell, and ensemble. First pas de trois danced by Blum and two women ; second pas de trois danced by Govrin and two men ; pas de deux danced by Farrell and Mitchell -- The nutcracker: Act II, pas de deux [excerpt] (ca. 7 min.) / filmed on January 5, 1966 ; choreography, George Balanchine, to music by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ; scenery and lighting, Rouben Ter-Arutunian ; costumes, Karinska ; danced by Allegra Kent (Sugar Plum Fairy) and Conrad Ludlow (her Cavalier). The ending is filmed twice.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9395
TopicsBallet -- Excerpts
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesMotion pictures
NotesStatement of responsibility: photographed by Michael Truppin.Content: Title for The nutcracker from information on original film can.Content: Silent films originally photographed ca. 1964 and in 1969 ; compiled and transferred to videotape with titles added in 1995 by the Dance Collection.Performers: Danced by New York City Ballet.Venue: Filmed in performance at New York State Theater, New York, ca. 1964 and 1966 (see below).Funding: Preservation of these films photographed by Dr. Michael Truppin was made possible through the cooperation of Andrea Truppin, Nicola Truppin, Dr. Ada Truppin, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library, with the support of Paul Lepercq.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (29 min.) : silent, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F77NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12523481Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 184fe260-9171-0138-aea5-0531fb206667
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