Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

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Additional title: Tribute (Choreographic work : Franklin)
Additional title: Maria Sabina (Choreographic work : Petrov)
Petrov, Nicolas (Donor)
Franklin, Frederic, 1914-2013 (Director)
Petrov, Nicolas (Director)
Franck, César, 1822-1890 (Composer)
Balada, Leonardo, 1933- (Composer)
Cela, Camilo José, 1916-2002 (Librettist)
Heymann, Henry (Set designer)
Mincin, Pat (Costume designer)
Simmons, Pat (Lighting designer)
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (Performer)
Petrov, Nicolas (Choreographer)

Nicolas Petrov Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1976
Table of Contents
Tribute (ca. 15 min.) / choreography, Frederic Franklin ; music, César Franck (Symphonic variations) ; danced by three couples. Cast listed in September 1976 program: Dagmar Kessler and Thierry Dorado, with Nancy Dickson, Roger Triplett, Jeanne Loomis, Peter Degnan -- Maria Sabina (ca. 34 min.) / choreography, Nicolas Petrov ; music, Leonardo Balada ; libretto, Camilo José Cela ; production design, Henry Heymann ; costumes, Pat Mincin. Cast listed in September 1976 program: Kaleria Fedicheva or Susan E. Stone (Maria Sabina) ; Alexander Filipov (town crier) ; Thierry Dorado (constable) ; Gernot Petzold (executioner) ; and others ; narrators: America Dunham (Maria Sabina), Alan Boal (town crier, constable, executioner).
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9781
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6200 (former)
Ballet -- Pennsylvania
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: artistic direction by Nicolas Petrov and Frederic Franklin.
Creation/production credits: Lighting, Pat Simmons.
Performers: Danced by Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre.
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal onstage, in rehearsal clothes, at Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts, Pittsburgh, Pa., probably in 1976.
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 (50 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14511683
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 89caeee0-89a0-0135-da8d-5522164c363d
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  • 1976: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1976. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5d00e4e0-6fdb-4aa9-a0bf-302c75b2a1ae

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5d00e4e0-6fdb-4aa9-a0bf-302c75b2a1ae

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1976). Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5d00e4e0-6fdb-4aa9-a0bf-302c75b2a1ae

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Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre