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Celebration, cassette 4
Additional title: Swan lake (Choreographic work : Ivanov and Petipa, M)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Dancer)
Nagy, Ivan, 1943- (Dancer)
Montand, Yves, 1921-1991 (Performer)
Perlman, Itzhak, 1945- (Performer)
Harrell, Lynn (Performer)
Richie, Lionel (Composer)
Saddler, Donald (Restager)
Layton, Joe, 1931- (Choreographer)
Schermerhorn, Kenneth (Conductor)
Hermann, Jane (Producer)
Wechsler, Gil (Lighting designer)
Large, Brian (Director)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Production company)
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) (Producer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1984
Place: New York, NY
Table of Contents
Non-dance sequence with Yves Montand -- Swan lake (Act II pas de deux) / choreography: Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov ; music: Tchaikovsky ; featured musicians: Itzhak Perlman, Lynn Harrell ; dancers: Natalia Makarova, Ivan Nagy -- Non-dance sequence with Lionel Richie -- All night long / music: Lionel Richie ; staging: Joe Layton ; danced by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater -- Grande Finale; featuring participants in the gala singing Happy birthday.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5005
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-700
Video recordings
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Producer: Jane Hermann. Conductor: Kenneth Schermerhorn. Lighting: Gil Wechsler. Staging: Donald Saddler. Director: Brian Large. Script: Gerald Fitzgerald.
Venue: Taped in performance at the Metropolitan Opera House May 13, 1984. A WNET-TV and Metropolitan Opera presentation of a gala performance celebrating 100 years of performing arts at the Metropolitan Opera.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (36 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY847040689-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160705
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a819ad0-af6d-0134-6af9-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1984: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Celebration, cassette 4" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Celebration, cassette 4" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1984). Celebration, cassette 4 Retrieved from

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Celebration, cassette 4