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The sleeping beauty, Act III [excerpts]
Additional title: Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work : Sergeev, K after Petipa, M)
Komleva, Gabriella (Dancer)
Sergeev, K. M.(Konstantin Mikhailovich) (Choreographer)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)
Leningradskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ akademicheskiĭ teatr opery i baleta imeni S.M. Kirova (Performer)

Gabriella Komleva Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1957 - 1988 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
Grand pas de deux of Princess Aurora and Prince Désiré. Aurora's variation, partly viewed in a long shot, may have been recorded at a different performance -- Mazurka -- Finale.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9151
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5568 (former)
Pas de deux
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] the Kirov Ballet ; choreography by Konstantin Sergeyev after Marius Petipa ; music by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky.
Content: Title provided by Gabriella Komleva.
Performers: Danced by Gabriella Komleva (Princess Aurora) and the Kirov Ballet.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Kirov Theater, Leningrad, date(s) not identified.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (31 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Excerpts from the ballet (ca. 18 min.), followed by ca. 13 min. of bows and curtain calls.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13700245
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b9c8ae20-8a8d-0135-2b68-019722dde846
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  • 1957: Created (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The sleeping beauty" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1957 - 1988.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The sleeping beauty" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 3, 2024.

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The sleeping beauty