Nutcracker [excerpts]

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Additional title: Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Petrov after Ivanov)
Petrov, Nicolas (Donor)
Petrov, Nicolas (Choreographer)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)
Heymann, Henry (Set designer)
Heymann, Henry (Costume designer)
Simmons, Pat (Lighting designer)
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (Performer)

Nicolas Petrov Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1976
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9776
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6195 (former)
Ballets -- Pennsylvania
Ballets -- Excerpts
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre ; choreography by Nicolas Petrov after Lev Ivanov ; music by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky.
Content: Title, city and date from original case, which is also labeled "new parts," possibly indicating revised choreography.
Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes, Henry Heymann ; lighting, Pat Simmons.
Performers: Danced by Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre.
Venue: Videotaped in performance in Ann Arbor, Mich., in December 1976.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (58 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Excerpts from both acts of the Nutcracker, including most of Act I (ca. 38 min.). Excerpts from Act II (ca. 20 min.) include a dance by the Sugar Plum Fairy (?) and three men, the mime sequence by Clara and the Nutcracker Prince, the Arabian dance, the grand pas de deux of the Sugar Plum Fairy and her cavalier, and the finale.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14511572
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 67917d80-89a0-0135-3d6c-0357c848356c
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  • 1976: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nutcracker [excerpts]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1976.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nutcracker [excerpts]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 21, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1976). Nutcracker [excerpts] Retrieved from

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Nutcracker [excerpts]