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Additional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Baryshnikov after Gorski and Petipa, M)
Kirkland, Gelsey (Dancer)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Choreographer)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)
Gorskiĭ, Aleksandr Alekseevich, 1871-1924 (Choreographer)
Loquasto, Santo (Set designer)
Loquasto, Santo (Costume designer)
Tipton, Jennifer (Lighting designer)
Wayne, Lucia R (Videographer)
American Ballet Theatre (Dancer)

Lucia R. Wayne Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978
Place: New York, NY
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6057
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2506 (former)
Video recordings
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] American Ballet Theatre ; choreography by Mikhail Baryshnikov after Aleksandr Gorski and Marius Petipa.
Performers: Danced by American Ballet Theatre: Gelsey Kirkland (Kitri), Mikhail Baryshnikov (Basil), others.
Venue: Recorded in performance at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, in May 1978, by Lucia R. Wayne.
Funding: This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (53 min.) : silent, color ; 1/2 in.
Excerpts from all three acts, focusing on Gelsey Kirkland and Mikhail Baryshnikov. In the Act III grand pas de deux, the male variation is recorded twice.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14451190
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5016180-a397-0134-a5cb-00505686a51c
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Don Quixote" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Don Quixote" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Don Quixote Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Don Quixote