Natasha: and Baryshnikov in Hollywood

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Natasha: and Baryshnikov in Hollywood
Additional title: Makarova Special
Additional title: Norman Maen Archive
Matheson, Julia (Producer)
Scott, Robin (Producer)
Scott, Robin (Creator)
Bailey, Derek (Television director)
Wordsworth, Barry (Conductor)
Collins, Richard (Choreographer)
Haines, Graham (Sound designer)
Angel, Ray (Sound designer)
Mason, John (Lighting designer)
Macadie, Bruce, 1949-2004 (Designer)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Performer)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Dancer)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Speaker)
Dowell, Anthony (Dancer)
Ganio, Denys (Dancer)
Chryst, Gary (Dancer)
Flavin, Tim (Performer)
Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007 (Conceptor)
Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007 (Choreographer)
Mischer, Don (Producer)
Mischer, Don (Television director)
Anastos, Peter (Choreographer)
März, Peter (Composer)
Mackie, Bob (Costume designer)
Klages, Bill (Lighting designer)
Zall, Andy (Editor)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Speaker)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Performer)
DeLuise, Dom (Performer)
MacLaine, Shirley, 1934- (Performer)
Peters, Bernadette (Performer)
Reilly, Charles Nelson (Performer)
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985 (Narrator)
Wilder, Gene, 1935- (Performer)
Saddler, Donald (Choreographer)
MacMillan, Kenneth (Choreographer)
Petit, Roland, 1924-2011 (Choreographer)
Gennaro, Peter, 1919-2000 (Choreographer)
Béjart, Maurice (Choreographer)
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942 (Choreographer)
Ashton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)
Maen, Norman, 1932-2008 (Choreographer)
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service (Producer)
National Video Corporation (Producer)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (Performer)
Norman Maen Dancers (Performer)

Norman Maen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982
Date Created: 1985
Table of Contents
Natasha (1985) (65 min.) / A BBC-TV Production in association with The National Video Corporation ; producer, Julia Matheson ; devised and produced by Robin Scott ; directed by Derek Bailey ; music played by The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; conductor, Barry Wordsworth ; ballet master, Richard Collins ; sound, Graham Haines, Ray Angel ; lighting director, John Mason ; designer, Bruce Macadie ; starred, Natalia Makarova and Anthony Dowell, Denys Ganio, Gary Chryst with The Norman Maen Dancers and Tim Flavin -- Baryshnikov in Hollywood (1982) (38 min.) / entire production conceived & supervised by Michael Kidd ; produced & directed by Don Mischer ; written by Buz Kohan and Bob Arnott ; choreographed by Michael Kidd (The Sheik, The Pirate, The Backlot Chase) ; ballet choreography by Peter Anastos ; music by Peter Matz ; costumes designed by Bob Mackie ; lighting designer, Bill Klages ; edited by Andy Zall ; starring, Mikhail Baryshnikov ; also starring (In Alphabetical Order): Dom Deluise (The Producer), Shirley Maclaine, Bernadette Peters (The Girl in "The Sheik"), Charles Nelson Reilly (Dialogue Coach) ; narrated by Orson Welles ; special appearance by Gene Wilder.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5980
Makarova, Natalia, 1940-
Television specials
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Television programs
Content: Title from opening video credits with additional title from original videocassette label.
Content: Natasha (1985) dance excerpts: On your Toes / choreography, Donald Saddler ; words and music, Rodgers and Hart ; performers, Natalia Makarova and Tim Flavin (Junior) -- Romeo & Juliet / choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; music, Prokofiev ; dancers, Natalia Makarova and Anthony Dowell -- Carmen / choreography, Roland Petit ; music, Bizet ; dancers, Natalia Makarova and Denys Ganio -- Proust Remembered / choreography, Roland Petit ; music, Saint-Saens ; dancers, Natalia Makarova with Denys Ganio -- Begin the Beguine / choreography, Peter Gennaro ; music, Cole Porter ; arranged by Wally Harper ; dancers, Natalia Makarova with Gary Chryst -- Bach Sonata / choreography, Maurice Bejart ; dancers, Natalia Makarova with Denys Ganio -- Prelude from Les Sylphides / choreography, Mikhail Fokine ; music, Chopin ; dancers, Natalia Makarova -- Manon / choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; music, Massenet ; dancers, Natalia Makarova with Anthony Dowell -- Swan Lake / dancer, Natalia Makarova -- A Month in the Country / choreography, Frederick Ashton ; music, Chopin ; arranged by John Lanchbery ; dancers, Natalia Makarova with Anthony Dowell -- Natasha / choreography, Norman Maen ; dancers, Natalia Makarova with Norman Maen Dancers.
Acquisition: Gift; Domy Reiter-Sofer; 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (103 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 929987746
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20840968
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0fc6eb60-aa1a-0133-7434-60f81dd2b63c
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Natasha" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982 - 1985.

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