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Symphony in C [Wide shot]
Additional title: Symphony in C (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Lopez, Lourdes (Dancer)
Woetzel, Damian (Dancer)
Kistler, Darci, 1964- (Dancer)
Zieminch, Erlends (Dancer)
Tracey, Margaret (Dancer)
Boal, Peter (Dancer)
Borree, Yvonne (Dancer)
Houston, Kipling (Dancer)
Fiorato, Hugo (Conductor)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Balanchine, George (Interviewee)
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996 (Interviewee)
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875 (Composer)
Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)
Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)
Millard, Jay (Videographer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

George Balanchine Celebration

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993-05-04
Table of Contents
First movement, Allegro vivo / performed by Lourdes Lopez and Damian Woetzel, with Kathleen Tracey, Arch Higgins, Stacey Calvert, Russell Kaiser, and Tatiana Garcia-Stefanovich, Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Romy Karz, Dena Kinstlinger, Janey McGeary, Rebecca Metzger, Jenifer Ringer. |||| Second movement, Adagio / performed by Darci Kistler and Erlends Zieminch, with Catherine Ryan, James Fayette, Jennifer Tinsley, Jian Wang, and Wendy Drapala, Amanda Edge, Jennifer Fuchs, Isabel Kimmel, Inmaculada Velez, Elizabeth Walker. |||| Third movement, Allegro vivace / performed by Margaret Tracey and Peter Boal, with Deborah Wingert, Peter Naumann, Teresa Reyes, Gordon Stevens, and Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Heather Hawk, Monique Meunier, Santhe Tsetsilas, Melissa Walter. |||| Fourth movement, Allegro vivace / performed by Yvonne Borree and Kipling Houston, with Lydia Harmsen, Bruce Padgett, Sherri LeBlanc, Espen Giljane, and Samantha Allen, Emily Coates, Pauline Golbin, Anna Liceica, Andrea Long, Deanna McBrearty, Pascale van Kipnis, Miranda Weese.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4253A
Balanchine, George
New York City Ballet
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music by Georges Bizet.
Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Costumes, Karinska ; lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet.
Performers: Conductor: Hugo Fiorato.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 4, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Wide shot version ; for close shot, see *MGZIC 9-4253B.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Content: You may experience playback issues with this item. Trying an alternate quality version (e.g., high, low) may resolve viewing issues.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (40 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Final ballet on the opening night program of the Balanchine Celebration; includes b&w video, titled New York City Ballet 1948-present, featuring pre-recorded interviews with George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein. For the first part of this program, see *MGZIC 9-4252A and 9-4252B Balanchine Celebration 1993 May 4.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12581942
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a6ba54a0-e36a-0130-cd5a-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Symphony in C [Wide shot]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993.

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Symphony in C [Wide shot]