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Le bourgeois gentilhomme
Additional title: Bourgeois gentilhomme (Choreographic work : Balanchine and Robbins)
Loudières, Monique (Dancer)
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)
Piletta, Georges, 1945- (Dancer)
Platel, Elisabeth (Dancer)
Boucher, Bernard (Dancer)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949 (Composer)
Daydé, Bernard, 1921- (Costume designer)
Delouche, Dominique (Director)
Opéra de Paris. Ballet (Dancer)

Rudolf Nureyev Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1985
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6940
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by Antenne 2 with the collaboration of the French Ministry of Culture ; directed by Dominique Delouche ; choreography by George Balanchine, staged by Brigitte Holm ; music by Richard Strauss.
Performers: Danced by the Paris Opéra Ballet.
Performers: Monique Loudières (Lucile), Rudolf Nureyev (Cléonte), Georges Piletta (M. Jourdain), Elisabeth Platel and Bernard Boucher (pas de deux), and others.
Venue: Recorded in performance onstage.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (38 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Ballet based on Molière's play Le bourgeois gentilhomme.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896025496-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167415
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a0ab3170-7e5f-0138-14eb-07d6f65778d9
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  • 1985: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Le bourgeois gentilhomme" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Le bourgeois gentilhomme" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 18, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). Le bourgeois gentilhomme Retrieved from

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Le bourgeois gentilhomme