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Gaîté parisienne
Additional title: Gaîté parisienne (Choreographic work : Massine)
Novak, Nina (Dancer)
Jasinski, Roman, 1912-1991 (Dancer)
Chouteau, Yvonne (Dancer)
Dokoudovsky, Vladimir (Dancer)
Tyven, Gertrude, -1966 (Dancer)
Cooke, Alistair, 1908-2004 (Host)
Saudek, Robert, 1911-1997 (Producer)
Massine, Leonide, 1896-1979 (Choreographer)
Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880 (Composer)
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1953-04-26
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6553
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-1728
Filmed dance
Televised dance
Filmed performances
Content: Kinescope.
Content: Produced by Robert Saudek Associates.
Venue: Telecast on WCBS-TV's Omnibus on April 26, 1953.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: condensed version prepared for television after Leonide Massine. Music: Jacques Offenbach.
Performers: Nina Novak (Glove seller), Roman Jasinsky (Baron), Yvonne Chouteau (Flower girl), Vladimir Dokoudovsky (Peruvian), Gertrude Tyven (Cocodette and principal can-can dancer) and members of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (28 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY867018511-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12162488
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d13b0f30-c7ea-0135-a6f8-7127b3613452
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Item timeline of events

  • 1953: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Gaîté parisienne" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1953-04-26.

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Gaîté parisienne