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Coppélia: excerpts
Additional title: Coppélia (Choreographic work : Balanchine and Danilova, A after Petipa, M)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997 (Choreographer)
Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891 (Composer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
School of American Ballet (Performer)

New York City Ballet Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1976
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Waltz of the golden hours. - Dawn. - Prayer. - Spinner. - Jesterettes. - Repetition of Dawn solo.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6998
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1781 (former)
Filmed dance
Dance rehearsals
Filmed performances
Content: Rehearsal onstage, in rehearsal clothes with piano accompaniment, of excerpts from Act III. Balanchine appears onstage to coach the Dawn soloist.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: George Balanchine and Alexandra Danilova after Marius Petipa. Music: Léo Delibes.
Performers: Performed by the New York City Ballet and students of the School of American Ballet.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (18 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896025523-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167418
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5321520-7b88-0135-ca83-253ecb3a7c5f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1976: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Coppélia: excerpts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1976.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Coppélia: excerpts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1976). Coppélia: excerpts Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Coppélia: excerpts