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Additional title: Pygmalion (Choreographic work : Turocy)
Kelley, Frank (Singer)
Turocy, Catherine (Choreographer)
Turocy, Catherine (Dancer)
Monoyios, Ann, 1949- (Singer)
Beaman, Patricia (Dancer)
Whitley-Bauguess, Paige (Dancer)
Green, Jennifer (Dancer)
Gee, Renouard (Dancer)
Baird, Thomas (Dancer)
Cooper, Miriam (Dancer)
Murphy, Hugh (Dancer)
Richman, James (Conductor)
Rosen, Steven (Lighting designer)
Levenson, Eric (Designer)
Chiment, Marie Anne (Costume designer)
Skow, Marilyn (Costume designer)
La Motte, M. de (Antoine Houdar), 1672-1731 (Librettist)
Schwartz, Michael (Videographer)
Haber, John (Director)
Stein, Jane Alois (Costume designer)
Sherman, Stanley Allan (Costume designer)
New York Baroque Dance Company (Dancer)
Concert Royal (Musical group : U.S.) (Musician)
Character Generators/Video (Videographer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987-03-21
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1392
Rameau, Jean-Philippe, 1683-1764. Pigmalion
Opera ballet
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] New York Baroque Dance Company and Concert Royal ; choreography by Catherine Turocy ; music by Jean-Philippe Rameau ; libretto by Houdard de la Motte.
Creation/production credits: Stage direction, John Haber ; scenery, Eric Levenson ; costumes, Marilyn Skow, Marie Anne Chiment ; serious masks, Jane Stein ; commedia masks, Stanley Allan Sherman ; lighting, Steven Rosen.
Performers: Sung by Frank Kelley (Pygmalion), Julia Davidson (Céphise), Ann Monoyios (La statue), and Camille King (Amour).
Performers: Danced by the New York Baroque Dance Company: Catherine Turocy, Patricia Beaman, and Paige Whitley-Bauguess (Les Graces) ; Jennifer Green and Renouard Gee (Les jeux et les ris) ; Thomas Baird (the drunkard) ; Miriam Cooper (his wife) ; Hugh Murphy (his friend) ; and others.
Performers: Music performed by Concert Royal ; musical director, James Richman.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Marymount Manhattan Theater, New York, on March 21, 1987, by Character Generators/Video, camera, Michael Schwartz.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (48 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Reconstruction of an opera-ballet dating from 1748.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169330
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7d94f4b0-0826-0131-68d8-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1987: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pygmalion" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pygmalion" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2022.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Pygmalion Retrieved from

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