Pygmalion: acte de ballet de Jean-Philippe RameauAdditional title: Pygmalion (Choreographic work : Turocy)
NamesCrook, Howard, 1947- (Singer)Cramoix, Beatrice (Singer)Boulin, Sophie (Singer)Gari, Suzanne (Singer)Turocy, Catherine (Choreographer)Rameau, Jean-Philippe, 1683-1764 (Composer)Bosquet, Thierry (French architect, contemporary) (Costume designer)Herreweghe, Philippe (Musical director)Lenaël, Philippe 1943?-2002 (Designer)Beaussant, Philippe (Artistic director)Ducrest, Philippe (Director)Orchestre de la Chapelle royale (Musician)Société nationale télévision française 1 (Broadcaster)Société française de production (Producer)Théâtre du Nombre d'or (Dancer)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1983Place: FrancePublisher: TF1
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2788Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4762 (former)
TopicsRameau, Jean-Philippe, 1683-1764. PigmalionOperasBalletsBallet
GenresTelevision programsMusicFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by TF1 ; produced by SFP for TF1 ; choreography, Catherine Turocy ; music, Jean-Philippe Rameau ; [video] director, Philippe Ducrest.Biographical/historical: Presented in commemoration of the tricentennial of the birth of Jean-Philippe Rameau.Creation/production credits: Artistic director, Philippe Beaussant ; musical director, Philippe Herreweghe ; mise-en-scène, Philippe Lenael ; decor and costumes, Thierry Bosquet.Performers: Howard Crook (Pygmalion), Béatrice Cramoix (Céphise), Sophie Boulin (la statue), Suzanne Gari (L'Amour), the actor-dancers of the Théâtre du Nombre d'Or, and the vocal ensemble and orchestra of La Chapelle Royal.Venue: Recorded in performance at the Théâtre de Paris during the Festival estival de Paris 1983, with the participation of the Ministry of Culture.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.Language: In French.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (47 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionReconstruction of an opera-ballet dating from 1748.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176740Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9a9580f0-9e86-0132-fbcb-3c075448cc4b
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