Symphonic variations [and] FaçadeAdditional title: Symphonic variations (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Façade (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesTear, Robert (Narrator)Sibley, Antoinette (dancer)Dowell, Anthony (dancer)Jenner, Ann, 1944- (dancer)Sherwood, Gary (dancer)Penney, Jennifer (dancer)Coleman, Michael, 1940- (dancer)Thorogood, Alfreda (dancer)Grant, Alexander, 1925-2011 (dancer.)Park, Merle (dancer)Giles, David, 1926-2010 (Director)Potter, Peter (Producer)Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988 (choreographer)Franck, César, 1822-1890 (Composer)Walton, William, 1902-1983 (Composer)Armstrong, John (Designer)Fedorovitch, Sophie (Designer)Sitwell, Edith, Dame, 1887-1964 (Author)Royal Ballet
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1973
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Symphonic variations. Music: César Franck. Designed for the stage by Sophie Fedorovitch. Performed by Antoinette Sibley and Anthony Dowell, Ann Jenner and Gary Sherwood, Jennifer Penney and Michael Coleman. - Façade. Music: William Walton. Words: Edith Sitwell. Designed for the stage by John Armstrong. Performed by Paul Benson, Anita Young, and Rosemary Taylor (Scottish rhapsody); Jennifer Penney, Derek Rencher, David Drew, and Dennis Griffith (Yodelling); Alfreda Thorogood (Polka); Ann Jenner, Laura Connor, Leslie Edwards, and Douglas Steuart (Foxtrot); Vergie Derman, Ria Perry, Sandra Conley and Sally Inklin (Waltz); Michael Coleman and Gary Sherwood (Popular song); Alexander Grant and Merle Park (Tango).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1956Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-187 (former)
Genrestwo-dimensional moving image
NotesTelecast on Granada TV's Parade program. Producer: Peter Potter. Director: David Giles. Narrator: Robert Tear. Choreography: Frederick Ashton. Performed by members of the Royal Ballet.Acquisition: Gift; David Hahn. NN-PD
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (PAL) (45 min.) : sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY807052066-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158996Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 852487e0-4b52-0133-a580-60f81dd2b63c
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