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Title
Celebration, cassette 4
Additional title: Swan lake (Choreographic work : Ivanov and Petipa, M)
Names
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) (Event place)
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)
Collection

Celebration: 100 years of performing arts at the Metropolitan Opera

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1984-05-13
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
Topics
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) -- Anniversaries, etc
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
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
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (36 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
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
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Celebration" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f9ccd70-a9e9-0133-3dcf-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Celebration" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f9ccd70-a9e9-0133-3dcf-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1984). Celebration Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f9ccd70-a9e9-0133-3dcf-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Celebration