Don Quixote: pas de deux

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Don Quixote: pas de deux
Additional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Oboukhoff after Petipa, M)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)
Oboukhoff, Anatole (Choreographer)
Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)
Gollner, Nana (Dancer)
Kriza, John (Dancer)
Ballet Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Performer)

Victor Jessen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1948 - 1952 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
Pas de deux (ca. 8 min.) -- Variation (ca. 2 min.) -- Variation (ca. 3 min.) -- Coda (ca. 3 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1680
Jessen, Victor
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography [by Anatole Oboukhoff] after [Marius] Petipa ; music by [Leon] Minkus ; performed by Ballet Theatre.
Creation/production credits: Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Theatre program (Apr. 23, 1949).
Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Performers: Dancers: Nana Gollner and John Kriza.
Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
Content: Complete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout several theater.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (17 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147621
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 326b2aa0-f86f-0130-2085-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1818: Creator Born
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 1948: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Don Quixote" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1948 - 1952.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Don Quixote" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 24, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1948 - 1952). Don Quixote Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Don Quixote