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The Royal Ballet in Enigma variations: in rehearsal

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Title
The Royal Ballet in Enigma variations
Additional title: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Enigma variations
Additional title: Enigma variations (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Names
Ashton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)
Oman, Julia Trevelyan (Set designer)
Oman, Julia Trevelyan (Costume designer)
Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)
Rencher, Derek (Dancer)
Shaw, Brian, 1928-1992 (Dancer)
Beriosova, Svetlana, 1932- (Dancer)
Holden, Stanley (Dancer)
Grant, Alexander, 1925- (Dancer)
Mead, Robert, 1940-1988 (Dancer)
Lorrayne, Vyvyan (Dancer)
Dowell, Anthony (Dancer)
Parkinson, Georgina (Dancer)
Doyle, Desmond, -1991 (Dancer)
Jenner, Ann, 1944- (Dancer)
Sleep, Wayne (Dancer)
Edwards, Leslie, 1916-2001 (Dancer)
Bergsma, Deanne (Dancer)
Linton, Patricia (Dancer)
Royal Ballet (Associated name)
Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Collection

Edmée Wood Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1968 (Inferred)
Table of Contents
Enigma variations (ca. 34 min.) -- Appendix (ca. 6 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1741
Genres
Filmed dance
Notes
Creation/production credits: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Edward Elgar ; scenery & costumes by Julia Trevelyan Oman ; performed by The Royal Ballet.
Content: British Film Institute's Film & TV database lists the title as: The Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Enigma variations.
Creation/production credits: Photography by Film Service of Edmée Wood.
Performers: Derek Rencher (Edward Elgar) ; Svetlana Beriosova (the lady-Elgar's wife) ; Stanley Holden (Hew David Steuart-Powell) ; Brian Shaw (Richard Baxter Townshend) ; Alexander Grant (William Meath Baker) ; Robert Mead (Richard P. Arnold) ; Vyvyan Lorrayne (Isabel Fitton) ; Anthony Dowell (Arthur Troyte Griffith) ; Georgina Parkinson (Winifred Norbury) ; Desmond Doyle (A.J. Jaeger, Nimrod) ; Ann Jenner (Dora Penny, Dorabella) ; Wayne Sleep (George Robertson Sinclair) ; Leslie Edwards (Basil G. Nevinson) ; Deanne Bergsma (Lady Mary Lygon) ; Patricia Linton (schoolgirl) ; Lesley Collier, Donald Kirkpatrick (country boy & girl) ; Christine Aitken, Frank Freeman (sailor boy & girl) ; Julie Wood (housekeeper) ; Ronald Plaisted (gardener) ; Gary Sinclaire (the carrier) ; Lois Strike (country woman) ; John Haynes (telegraph boy).
Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1968.
Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (40 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Description
Appendix includes close shot of Wayne Sleep bicycle solo, Anthony Dowell solo, and Patricia Linton as the schoolgirl.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
Other local Identifier: Edmee Wood Collection
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18038073
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a70a6e50-f87e-0130-4abb-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1904: Creator Born
  • 1968: Issued
  • 1988: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Royal Ballet in Enigma variations" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1968. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a8612b70-f87e-0130-85f3-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Royal Ballet in Enigma variations" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 20, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a8612b70-f87e-0130-85f3-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1968). The Royal Ballet in Enigma variations Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a8612b70-f87e-0130-85f3-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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The Royal Ballet in Enigma variations