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Dinner with Balanchine, [Part two]
Additional title: Union Jack (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Square dance (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Walpurgis Nacht ballet (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Additional title: Vienna waltzes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Byars, Michael (Dancer)
Borree, Yvonne (Dancer)
Edwards, Jeffrey (Dancer)
Woetzel, Damian (Dancer)
Killian, Katrina (Dancer)
Gold, Tom (Dancer)
Sosenko, Roma (Dancer)
Kozlov, Leonid, 1947- (Dancer)
Calegari, Maria (Dancer)
Legris, Manuel (Dancer)
Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)
Huys, Ben (Dancer)
Hlinka, Nichol (Dancer)
Saland, Stephanie (Dancer)
Watts, Heather (Dancer)
Schumacher, Simone (Dancer)
Lüders, Adam (Dancer)
Fischer, Lindsay (Dancer)
Soto, Jock (Dancer)
Proia, Alexandre (Dancer)
Zieminch, Erlends (Dancer)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Kay, Hershy (Composer)
Corelli, Arcangelo, 1653-1713 (Composer)
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893 (Composer)
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949 (Composer)
Ter-Arutunian, Rouben, 1920- (Designer)
Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)
Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)
Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)
Score, Robert (Videographer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

George Balanchine Celebration

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993-06-27
Table of Contents
Union Jack [excerpt] (ca. 19 min.) / music, Hershy Kay (adapted from traditional British music) ; scenery and costumes, Rouben Ter-Arutunian ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; Royal Navy section performed by Michael Byars, Yvonne Borree, Jeffrey Edwards, Damian Woetzel, Katrina Killian, Tom Gold, Roma Sosenko, and Leonid Kozlov, with Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Michele Gifford, Heather Hawk, Janey McGeary, Monique Meunier, Melissa Walter, Deborah Wingert, Charles Anderson, Sant'gria Bello, Christopher Boehmer, Russell Kaiser, Alexander Ritter, Sean Savoye, Jian Wang, Runsheng Ying, Samantha Allen, Wendy Drapala, Jennifer Fuchs, Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Dana Hanson, Dena Kinstlinger, Andrea Long, Santhe Tsetsilas, Pascale van Kipnis, James Fayette, Peter Hansen, Edward Liang, Robert Lyon, Christopher Macdougall, Peter Naumann, Andrew Robertson, and Robert Wersinger ; Women's Royal Naval Service (WRENS) performed by Maria Calegari with Zippora Karz, Margo Krody, Rebecca Metzger, Jenifer Ringer, Simone Schumacher, Jennifer Tinsley, Kathleen Tracey, and Diana White. |||| Square dance [excerpt] (ca. 6 min.) / music, Arcangelo Corelli ; performed by Manuel Legris. |||| Walpurgisnacht ballet (from Gounod's Faust) [excerpts] (ca. 15 min.) / music, Charles François Gounod ; performed by Kyra Nichols, Ben Huys, and Nichol Hlinka, with Miriam Mahdaviani and Ringer, and Garcia-Stefanovich, Romy Karz, Teresa Reyes, Wingert, Adams, Allen, Drapala, Fuchs, Gifford, Hanson, Hawk, Isabel Kimmel, Kinstlinger, Long, Meunier, Tinsley, Tsetsilas, Inmaculada Velez, Elizabeth Walker, Walter. |||| Vienna waltzes [excerpts] (ca. 18 min.) / music, Richard Strauss ; scenery, Ter-Arutunian ; costumes, Karinska ; original lighting, Bates ; Der Rosenkavalier: erste Walzerfolge performed by Stephanie Saland, Nichols, Heather Watts, Schumacher, Calegari, Adam Lüders, Lindsay Fischer, Jock Soto, Alexandre Proia, and Erlends Zieminch, with Adams, Allen, Dixon, Drapala, Garcia-Stefanovich, Gifford, Lydia Harmsen, Hawk, Romy Karz, Deanna McBrearty, Metzger, Meunier, Reyes, Ringer, Tinsley, Tsetsilas, Walter, Wingert, Anderson, Bello, Boehmer, Fayette, Hansen, Arch Higgins, Kaiser, Liang, Lyon, Naumann, William Otto, Bruce Padgett, Ritter, Robertson, Savoye, Stevens, Wang, Wersinger, Todd Williams, and Ying.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4385
Balanchine, George
New York City Ballet
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet with guest artist Manuel Legris.
Performers: Conductors: Hugo Fiorato, Gordon Boelzner, Maurice Kaplow, and Donald York.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on June 27, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Robert Score.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (58 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Second of four recordings documenting the closing performance of the Balanchine Celebration. For the other recordings, see *MGZIC 9-4384, 9-4386, and 9-4387.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176420
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 38cd8940-e372-0130-25b8-3c075448cc4b
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.

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Dinner with Balanchine