Lilac garden ; [and] Apollo [excerpts]

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Additional title: Apollo
Additional title: Jardin aux lilas (Choreographic work : Tudor)
Additional title: Apollo (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Dancer)
Prinz, John (Dancer)
Young, Gayle (Dancer)
Nagy, Ivan, 1943-2014 (Dancer)
Tudor, Antony, 1909-1987 (Choreographer)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
American Ballet Theatre (Performer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1971
Date Created: 1974
Table of Contents
Lilac garden (ca. 13 min.) / edited footage from more than one performance ; choreography, Antony Tudor ; performed by Natalia Makarova (Caroline), John Prinz (her lover), Gayle Young (the man she must marry), and others. |||| Apollo [excerpts] (ca. 11 min.) / choreography, George Balanchine ; performed by Natalia Makarova (Terpsichore), Ivan Nagy (Apollo), and others. Includes Terpsichore's variation, Apollo's second variation, the pas de deux, and parts of the coda.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9135
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Titles supplied by anonymous donor.
Venue: Lilac garden: recorded onstage in more than one location (?) in 1971.
Venue: Apollo: recorded onstage in 1974.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (23 min., 59 sec.) : silent, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12328050
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): de850540-a74b-0138-2076-0f6573fd3da1
Rights Statement
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  • 1971: Created (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lilac garden ; [and] Apollo [excerpts]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1971 - 1974.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lilac garden ; [and] Apollo [excerpts]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1971 - 1974). Lilac garden ; [and] Apollo [excerpts] Retrieved from

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Lilac garden ; [and] Apollo [excerpts]