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Les présages
Additional title: Présages (Choreographic work : Massine)
Massine, Leonide, 1896-1979 (Choreographer)
Leskova, Tatiana, 1922- (Restager)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)
Masson, André (Designer)
Peyrat, Serge (Lighting designer)
Opéra de Paris. Ballet (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2471
Filmed dance
Venue: Recorded in dress rehearsal.
Statement of responsibility: Choreography: Léonide Massine, restaged by Tatiana Leskova. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky (Symphony no. 5). Scenery/costumes: After the original designs of André Masson. Lighting: Serge Peyrat.
Performers: Performed by members of the Paris Opéra Ballet. The cast may include: Ghislaine Thesmar or Françoise Legrée (Action, 1st movement); Florence Clerc, Monique Loudières, or Claude de Vulpian, with Charles Jude, Laurent Hilaire, or Jean-Yves Lormeau (Passion); Wilfried Romoli (Fate); Marie-Claude Pietragalla (Action, 4th movement [?]); Loudières or Elisabeth Maurin (Frivolity).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (38 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916018270-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169947
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c8a4fc0-8668-0138-e13c-0f18ef493c25
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

  • 1896: Creator Born
  • 1979: Creator Died
  • 1989: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Les présages" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Les présages" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 29, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). Les présages Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Les présages