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Kirov Ballet
Additional title: Cinderella (Choreographic work : Sergeev, K)
Additional title: Corsair (Choreographic work : Petipa, M after Perrot)
Truppin, Michael (Photographer)
Sizova, Alla, 1939-2014 (Dancer)
Solov'ev, I︠U︡riĭ Vladimirovich, 1940-1977 (Dancer)
Fedicheva, Kaleria (Dancer)
Sergeev, K. M.(Konstantin Mikhailovich) (Choreographer)
Volkov, N. D. (Nikolaĭ Dmitrievich), 1894-1965 (Librettist)
Bruni, Tatʹi︠a︡na Georgievna, 1902- (Designer)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)
Truppin, Michael (Cinematographer)
Lepercq, Paul Adolphe, 1922- (Funder)
Leningradskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ akademicheskiĭ teatr opery i baleta imeni S.M. Kirova (Performer)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)

The Michael Truppin Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1964-09
Table of Contents
Cinderella [excerpts] (ca. 16 min.) / choreography, Konstantin Sergeyev, to music by Sergey Prokofiev ; scenario, Nikolai Volkov ; design, Tatiana Bruni ; danced by Alla Sizova (Cinderella), Yuri Soloviev (Prince), and others. |||| The corsair pas de deux (ca. 9 min.) / choreography, Marius Petipa, to music by Riccardo Drigo ; danced by Alla Sizova and Yuri Soloviev ; the end of the ballerina's variation is danced by Kaleria Fedicheva.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9389
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Citation/reference: photographed by Michael Truppin.
Date: Silent film originally photographed in 1964 ; transferred to videotape with titles added in 1995 by the Dance Collection. Opening credits begin at the 3 minute mark on streaming video file.
Content: Accompanied by house programs.
Performers: Danced by the Kirov Ballet.
Venue: Filmed in performance at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, in September 1964.
Funding: Preservation of these films photographed by Dr. Michael Truppin was made possible through the cooperation of Andrea Truppin, Nicola Truppin, Dr. Ada Truppin, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library, with the support of Paul Lepercq.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (30 min.) : silent, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12523476
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e91efa40-8cb4-0138-fa40-15a7813d1f9b
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  • 1964: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kirov Ballet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1964.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kirov Ballet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 18, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1964). Kirov Ballet Retrieved from

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Kirov Ballet