Orpheus ; [and] Bourrée fantasque [Wide shot]Additional title: Orpheus (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Bourrée fantasque (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Bourrée fantasque
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Martins, Nilas (Dancer)Lüders, Adam. (Dancer)Whelan, Wendy (Dancer)Lyon, Robert, 1968- (Dancer)Otto, William, 1958- (Dancer)Gold, Tom (Dancer)White, Diana (Dancer)Kistler, Darci, 1964- (Dancer)Woetzel, Damian (Dancer)Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)Zieminch, Erlends (Dancer)Reyes, Teresa (Dancer)Wingert, Deborah (Dancer)Hlinka, Nichol (Dancer)Hübbe, Nikolaj (Dancer)Tracey, Kathleen, 1969- (Dancer)Ringer, Jenifer (Dancer)Kaiser, Russell (Dancer)Higgins, Arch (Dancer)Fiorato, Hugo (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988 (Designer)Chabrier, Emmanuel, 1841-1894 (Composer)Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)Stanley, Mark (Lighting 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 ContentsOrpheus (ca. 32 min.) / music, Igor Stravinsky ; scenery and costumes, Isamu Noguchi ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; performed by Nilas Martins (Orpheus) ; Adam Lüders (Dark angel) ; Wendy Whelan (Eurydice) ; Robert Lyon (Apollo) ; William Otto (Pluto) ; Tom Gold (satyr) ; Romy Karz, Jenifer Ringer, Catherine Ryan, Jennifer Tinsley (nature spirits) ; Samantha Allen, Wendy Drapala, Jennifer Fuchs, Isabel Kimmel, Andrea Long, Pascale van Kipnis, Inmaculada Velez, Elizabeth Walker, Charles Anderson, James Fayette, Arch Higgins, Jian Wang, Robert Wersinger (furies) ; Sant'gria Bello, Christopher Boehmer, Richard Marsden, Andrew Robertson, Alexander Ritter, Runsheng Ying (lost souls) ; Diana White with Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Lydia Harmsen, Heather Hawk, Janey McGeary, Santhe Tsetsilas, Melissa Walter (bacchantes) ; Dixon, Walter, Robertson (friends of Orpheus).Bourrée fantasque (ca. 28 min.) / music, Emmanuel Chabrier ; costumes, Karinska ; cast: Bourrée fantasque / performed by Darci Kistler and Damian Woetzel, with Samantha Allen, Wendy Drapala, Jennifer Fuchs, Isabel Kimmel, Margo Krody, Sherri LeBlanc, Andrea Long, Jennifer Tinsley, Espen Giljane, Bruce Padgett, Jian Wang, Robert Wersinger -- Prélude / performed by Kyra Nichols and Erlends Zieminch, with Teresa Reyes and Deborah Wingert, and Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Heather Hawk, Monique Meunier, Janey McGeary, Santhe Tsetsilas -- Fête polonaise / performed by Nichol Hlinka and Nikolaj Hübbe, with Kathleen Tracey, Jenifer Ringer, Russell Kaiser, Arch Higgins, and Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Michele Gifford, Lydia Harmsen, Romy Karz, Rebecca Metzger, Catherine Ryan, Charles Anderson, Sant'gria Bello, James Fayette, Peter Naumann, Sean Savoye, Gordon Stevens.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4289A
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)BalletMythology, GreekOrpheus (Greek mythology)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine.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: Lighting, Mark Stanley.Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet.Performers: Conductor: Hugo Fiorato.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 16, 1993 (evening), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Wide shot version ; for close shot, see *MGZIC 9-4289B.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: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175950Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 75104a20-f86e-0130-a98b-3c075448cc4b
Rights StatementThe 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