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Additional title: Swan lake (Choreographic work : Franklin and Petrov)
Additional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Gorskiĭ)
Petrov, Nicolas (Donor)
Itow, Candice (Dancer)
Rabovsky, Istvan, 1930- (Dancer)
Mihalic, Melanija (Dancer)
Grebel, Stevan (Dancer)
Petrov, Nicolas (Director)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)
Minkus, L., 1826-1917 (Composer)
Heymann, Henry (Set designer)
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (Performer)

Nicolas Petrov Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1970
Table of Contents
Swan lake. Act III (ca. 44 min.) / choreography, Nicolas Petrov ; music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ; scenery, Henry Heymann ; costumes, Cynthia Krich ; cast led by Candace Itow (Odile) and Istvan Rabovsky (Siegfried). This production includes a classical sequence danced by three couples and three women, but called a pas de six on the company's programs. |||| Don Quixote pas de deux (ca. 10 min.) / choreography, Alexander Gorski ; music, Ludwig Minkus ; danced by Melani Mihalic and Stevan Grebel.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9782
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6201 (former)
Pas de deux
Ballets -- Pennsylvania
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: artistic direction by Nicolas Petrov.
Performers: Danced by Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre.
Performers: Guest artists: Istvan Rabovsky, Candace Itow, Melani Mihali, Stevan Grebel.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Pittsburgh Playhouse, Pittsburgh, Pa., in April 1970.
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 reels (55 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14511569
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 91d2d930-89a0-0135-1c19-379c4cd69388
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  • 1970: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1970.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 16, 2022.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1970). Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre