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Firebird

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Title
Firebird
Additional title: Firebird (Choreographic work : Grigoriev and Tchernicheva after Fokin)
Names
Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991 (Dancer)
Somes, Michael, 1917-1994 (Dancer)
Lindsay, Rosemary (Dancer)
White, Franklin, 1923 or 1924-2013 (Dancer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Goncharova, Natalii͡a Sergeevna, 1881-1962 (Designer)
Grigorʹev, S. L. (Sergeĭ Leonidovich), 1883-1968 (Choreographer)
Tchernicheva, Lubov (Choreographer)
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942 (Choreographer)
Czinner, Paul, 1890-1972 (Producer)
Royal Ballet (Performer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1960
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8654
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2604 (former)
Topics
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Zhar-ptit︠s︡a
Genres
Motion pictures
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Creation/production credits: Produced by Paul Czinner Productions for Poetic Films Ltd. in association with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Presented by J. Arthur Rank. Producer/director: Paul Czinner.
Performers: Danced by members of the Royal Ballet: Margot Fonteyn (the Firebird), Michael Somes (Prince Ivan), Rosemary Lindsay (the beautiful Tsarevna), Franklin White (Kastchei), and ensemble.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Additional physical form: For a complete recording of this motion picture, see: *MGZIC 9-214 The Royal Ballet.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (34 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Excerpt from the motion picture The Royal Ballet.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916044009-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170527
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cc8c2f70-7b85-0135-161d-6d7c27dd2fc1
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1919: Creator Born
  • 1960: Created
  • 1991: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Firebird" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1960. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/318c84d3-7577-4aaa-abd4-04c1f32ca0ef

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Firebird" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 15, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/318c84d3-7577-4aaa-abd4-04c1f32ca0ef

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1960). Firebird Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/318c84d3-7577-4aaa-abd4-04c1f32ca0ef

Wikipedia Citation

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Firebird