Library division & collection with this item:

This Item

The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun

View this item elsewhere:

Title
The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun
Additional title: The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun
Additional title: Mark of Cain (Choreographic work : Butler)
Additional title: Afternoon of a faun (Choreographic work : Nijinsky)
Names
De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931-
Fata, Wesley
Douglas, Scott, 1927-1996
Tetley, Glen
Jasinski, Roman L., 1954-
Ilott, Pamela (Producer)
Jasinski, Roman, 1912-1991 (Restager)
Larkin, Moscelyne (Costume designer)
Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 (Composer)
John, Tom (Set designer)
Butler, John, 1920-1993
Tulsa Ballet Theatre
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1963-1974
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: The mark of Cain (approx. 25 min., sd., b&w). Choreography: John Butler. Music: Maurice Ravel (Concerto in D major for piano, left hand). Scenery: Tom John. Performed by Carmen de Lavallade (Eve), Wesley Fata (Adam), Scott Douglas (Abel), Glen Tetley (Cain), with Juliet Fisher, Phyllis Gutelius, Fred Herko, Joseph Nelson, and Richard Zelen. Reader: Mercedes McCambridge. -- Afternoon of the faun (approx. 11 min., si., color). Choreography: Vaslav Nijinsky, restaged by Roman Jasinski. Costumes: Moscelyne Larkin. Performed by members of the Tulsa Civic Ballet, probably with Roman L. Jasinski as the faun.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8653
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2602 (former)
Genres
two-dimensional moving image
Notes
Compilation of two ballets. The mark of Cain telecast on Lamp unto my feet, WCBS-TV, New York, November 3, 1963. Producer: Pamela Ilott. Conception/adaptation/direction: Jerome Schnur. Introduction: Dr. George Crothers. For another copy of this telecast, see: *MGZIC 9-572 The mark of Cain. Afternoon of a faun recorded in dress rehearsal onstage, probably in 1974.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (37 min.) :sd., and si., b&w and col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916043994-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170526
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4155d00-8b3b-0135-070f-1b1eccee288d
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

  • 1963: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1963-1974. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/41a2418b-90fb-4598-8ef1-2a590b684845

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/41a2418b-90fb-4598-8ef1-2a590b684845

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1963-1974). The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/41a2418b-90fb-4598-8ef1-2a590b684845

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/41a2418b-90fb-4598-8ef1-2a590b684845 | title= (moving image) The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun, (1963-1974) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=August 21, 2019 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faun