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Additional title: Petrouchka (Choreographic work : Grigoriev and Tchernicheva after Fokin)
Grant, Alexander, 1925-2011 (Dancer)
Nerina, Nadia (Dancer)
Rosson, Keith (Dancer)
White, Franklin, 1924- (Dancer)
Park, Merle (Dancer)
Sibley, Antoinette (Dancer)
Mason, Monica (Dancer)
Parkinson, Georgina (Dancer)
Beckley, Christine (Dancer)
Holden, Stanley (Dancer)
Dale, Margaret, 1922-2010 (Producer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Grigorʹev, S. L. (Sergeĭ Leonidovich), 1883-1968 (Restager)
Tchernicheva, Lubov (Restager)
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942 (Choreographer)
Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960 (Designer)
Royal Ballet (Performer)
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service (Distributor)
Ardolino, Emile (Donor)

Emile Ardolino Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1962
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8598
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2632 (former)
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 16-1712
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Petrushka
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: British Broadcasting Corporation ; produced by Margaret Dale ; choreography by Mikhail Fokin, staged by Serge Grigoriev and Lubov Tchernicheva ; music by Igor Stravinsky.
Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes, Alexandre Benois.
Performers: Alexander Grant (Petrushka), Nadia Nerina (Ballerina), Keith Rosson (Blackamoor), Franklin White (Showman), Merle Park and Antoinette Sibley (Street dancers), Monica Mason and Georgina Parkinson (Gypsies), Christine Beckley (Nursemaid), Stanley Holden (Grandfather of the fair), and members of the Royal Ballet, London.
Venue: Filmed in London on August 5, 1962.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (40 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY797008387-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157479
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8e9a3c20-8a8b-0135-f328-779a83605582
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1925: Creator Born
  • 1962: Created
  • 2011: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Petrushka" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1962.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Petrushka" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 9, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1962). Petrushka Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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