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L'air d'esprit
Additional title: L'air d'esprit
Additional title: Air d'esprit (Choreographic work : Arpino)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
LeBlanc, Tina
Mossbrucker, Tom
Arpino, Gerald
Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856 (Composer)
Giannini, Christina (Costume designer)
Curry, Pennie (Lighting designer)
Millard, Jay (Videographer)
Joffrey Ballet

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1991
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2244
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2643 (former)
Spessivtzeva, Olga, 1895-1991
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
two-dimensional moving image
Subtitle: A tribute to Olga Spessivtzeva. Videotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive at New York State Theater, New York, on March 14, 1991, by Jay Millard, with the assistance of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and New York State Council on the Arts.
Choreography: Gerald Arpino. Music: Adolphe Adam. Costumes: A. Christina Giannini. Lighting: Penelope Curry.
Danced by Tina LeBlanc and Tom Mossbrucker of the Joffrey Ballet. Conductor: John Miner.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (12 min.) :sd., col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916038498-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170368
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e67c9e60-7b88-0135-c40d-2fb9115d7716
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1991: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "L'air d'esprit" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "L'air d'esprit" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2019.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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L'air d'esprit