Balanchine in AmericaAdditional title: Serenade (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Western symphony (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
NamesMartins, Peter, 1946- (Commentator)Kistler, Darci, 1964- (Dancer)Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)Calegari, Maria (Dancer)Lüders, Adam (Dancer)Kozlov, Leonid, 1947- (Dancer)Roy, Melinda (Dancer)Soto, Jock (Dancer)Saland, Stephanie (Dancer)La Fosse, Robert (Dancer)Alexopoulos, Helene (Dancer)Boal, Peter (Dancer)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)Kay, Hershy (Composer)Boyt, John (Designer)Kinberg, Judy (Producer)Kinberg, Judy (Director)Grimm, Thomas (Producer)Venza, Jac (Producer)Johannessen, Jørgen (Lighting designer)Hunter, Tim (Lighting designer)New York City Ballet (Performer)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Producer)Danmarks radio (Producer)
Dance in America Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1990Place: New York, N.YPublisher: WNET/Thirteen
Table of ContentsSerenade (ca. 34 min.) / music, Peter Tchaikovsky ; costumes, Barbara Karinska ; danced by Darci Kistler, Kyra Nichols, Maria Calegari, Adam Lüders, Leonid Kozlov, with Marisa Cerveris, Lisa Jackson, Miriam Mahdaviani, Kathleen Tracey, and ensemble.Western symphony (ca. 24 min.) / music, Hershy Kay ; scenery, John Boyt ; costumes, Karinska ; cast: Allegro, danced by Melinda Roy, Jock Soto, and ensemble ; Adagio, danced by Stephanie Saland, Robert La Fosse, and ensemble ; Rondo, danced by Helene Alexopoulos, Peter Boal, and ensemble.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6690Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2556 (former)
TopicsGreat performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))Balanchine, GeorgeChoreographers -- 20th centuryDance
GenresTelevision programsTelevised danceFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesStatement of responsibility: co-produced by WNET/Thirteen and Danmarks Radio ; produced and directed by Judy Kinberg and Thomas Grimm ; choreography by George Balanchine.Creation/production credits: Lighting, Jørgen Johannessen and Tim Hunter ; executive producer, Jac Venza ; ballets edited by Søren Kirk.Performers: Performed by members of the New York City Ballet.Performers: Music performed by New York City Ballet Orchestra conducted by Hugo Fiorato.Performers: Introduced by Peter Martins, ballet master in chief of the New York City Ballet.Venue: Telecast on WNET/Thirteen's Great Performances: Dance in America series in 1990.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (58 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionPerformances of Serenade, the first ballet created by Balanchine on American soil, and Western symphony, his evocation of a balleticized "Wild West."
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY916041940-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170479Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a99fb610-ef93-0133-4852-60f81dd2b63c
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