Harlequinade [Close shot]Additional title: Harlequinade (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Tracey, Margaret (Dancer)Boal, Peter (Dancer)Horiuchi, Gen (Dancer)Borree, Yvonne (Dancer)Kramarevsky, Andrei (Dancer)Meunier, Monique (Dancer)Savoye, Sean (Dancer)Killian, Katrina (Dancer)Boelzner, Gordon (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Drigo, Riccardo, 1846-1930 (Composer)Ter-Arutunian, Rouben, 1920- (Designer)Millard, Jay (Videographer)New York City Ballet (Performer)George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
George Balanchine Celebration
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1993
Table of ContentsReel 1. Act I, the house of Cassandre (ca. 44 min.) / performed by Andre Kramarevsky (Cassandre) ; Gen Horiuchi (Pierrot) ; Yvonne Borree (Pierrette) ; Peter Boal (Harlequin) ; Romy Karz, Janey McGeary, Catherine Ryan, Deborah Wingert, Espen Giljane, Russell Kaiser, Peter Naumann, Gordon Stevens (les scaramouches) ; Margaret Tracey (Colombine) ; Charles Anderson, James Fayette, Todd Williams (les sbires) ; Arch Higgins, Sant'gria Bello, Alexander Ritter, Andrew Robertson, Robert Wersinger (la patrouille) ; Monique Meunier (la bonne fée) ; Sean Savoye (Léandre) ; Christopher Boehmer (le laquais).Reel 2. Act II, an enchanted park (ca. 43 min.) / performed by Boal, Tracey, Horiuchi, Borree, Kramarevsky, Savoye, Meunier (same roles as in Act I), and ensemble of sbires and scaramouches, joined by ballabile des enfants: children's ensembles as polichinelles, petits harlequins, Pierrots et Pierrettes, and scaramouches ; Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Wendy Drapala, Amanda Edge, Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Heather Hawk, Dena Kinstlinger, Deanna McBrearty, Santhe Tsetsilas, Pascale van Kipnis, Melissa Walter, Sant'gria Bello, Christopher Boehmer, Peter Hansen, Arch Higgins, Edward Liang, Christopher Macdougall, Alexander Ritter, Andrew Robertson, Jian Wang, Robert Wersinger, Todd Williams, John Winfield (cortège des invités) ; Katrina Killian with Samantha Allen, Jennifer Fuchs, Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Isabel Kimmel, Andrea Long, Jennifer Tinsley, Inmaculada Velez, Elizabeth Walker (les alouettes).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4329B
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)BalletCommedia dell'arteChild dancers
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music, Riccardo Drigo.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Scenery, costumes, and lighting, Rouben Ter-Arutunian.Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet.Performers: Conductor: Gordon Boelzner.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on June 4, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4329A.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic SP) (87 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionBallet in two acts, based on characters from the commedia dell'arte.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176635Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a28ec720-352b-0131-7a60-3c075448cc4b
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