The Royal Ballet salutes the U.S.A, Bluebird pas de deuxAdditional title: The Royal Ballet salutes the U.S.AAdditional title: Elite syncopations (Choreographic work : MacMillan)Additional title: Four Schumann pieces (Choreographic work : Manen)Additional title: Fille mal gardée (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work : Petipa, M)Additional title: Tweedledum and Tweedledee (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Monotones nos. 1 and 2 (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Brahms waltzes in the manner of Isadora Duncan (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
NamesDerman, VergieMason, MonicaThorogood, AlfredaColeman, Michael, 1940-Eagling, WayneJefferies, StephenSleep, WaynePenney, JenniferDeane, DerekDowell, AnthonyCollier, LesleyHosking, JulianEllis, WendyFletcher, GrahamSilver, MarkSeymour, Lynn, 1939-Corder, MichaelPorter, MargueriteKelly, Gene, 1912-1996 (Host)MacMillan, KennethManen, Hans van, 1932-Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917 (Composer)Spurling, Ian (Costume designer)Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856 (Composer)Vroom, Jean Paul (Designer)Hérold, Ferdinand, 1791-1833 (Composer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961 (Composer)Satie, Erik, 1866-1925 (Composer)Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897 (Composer)Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953 (Composer)Large, Brian (Producer)Nears, Colin (Director)Lockyer, Bob (Director)Royal Ballet
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Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1978
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Reel 1. Elite syncopations. Choreography: Kenneth Macmillan. Music: Scott Joplin. Costumes: Ian Spurling. Performed by Vergie Derman, Monica Mason, Alfreda Thorogood, Michael Colemen, Wayne Eagling, Stephen Jefferies, Wayne Sleep, Jennifer Penney, and Derek Deane. Four Schumann pieces (beginning) Choreography: Hans van Manen. Music: Robert Schumann (String quartet in A major, op. 41, no. 3) Designer: Jean Paul Vroom. Performed by Anthony Dowell, Jennifer Penney, Wayne Eagling, Lesley Collier, Julian Hosking, Wendy Ellis, Michael Corder, Marguerite Porter, Mark Silver, Wendy Groombridge, and Derek Deane. - Reel 2. Four Schumann pieces (conclusion of 3d movement; 4th movement) La fille mal gardée: Fanny Elssler pas de deux. Choreography: Frederick Ashton. Music: Ferdinand Hérold. Performed by Wendy Ellis and Michael Coleman. The sleeping beauty: Bluebird and Princess Florine pas de deux. Choreography: Marius Petipa. Music: Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky. Performed by Jennifer Penney and Wayne Eagling. Tweedledum and Tweedledee. Choreography: Frederick Ashton. Music: Percy Grainger. Performed by Lesley Collier, Wayne Sleep, and Graham Fletcher. Monotones II. Choreography: Frederick Ashton. Music: Erik Satie. Performed by Vergie Derman, Derek Deane, and Mark Silver. Brahms waltzes in the manner of Isadora Duncan. Choreography: Frederick Ashton. Music: Johannes Brahms. Performed by Lynn Seymour. Solo piano: Philip Gammon.Romeo and Juliet: Balcony pas de deux (beginning) Choreography: Kenneth Macmillan. Music: Sergeĭ Prokof'ev. Performed by Lesley Collier and Anthony Dowell. - Reel 3. Romeo and Juliet (conclusion) Brief commentary by Clive Barnes at end.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6460Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-547 (former)
Genrestwo-dimensional moving image
NotesPerformance by the Royal Ballet at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, telecast live by satellite on WNEW-TV/Channel 5, New York on July 22, 1978. A BBC presentation in association with Metromedia Television, New York. Producer: Brian Large. Television directors: Colin Nears, Bob Lockyer, and Brian Large. Host: Gene Kelly.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 3 streaming video files (NTSC) (140 min.) : sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY797066959-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158190Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b8f85a70-7dd6-0134-6d8b-00505686a51c
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