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Interview with Antony Tudor, 1974

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Interview with Antony Tudor. 1974, June 15, 1974

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Interview with Antony Tudor, 1974
Tudor, Antony, 1909-1987 (Interviewee)
Gruen, John (Interviewer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974-06-15
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTC 3-359 (former)
Tudor, Antony, 1909-1987
Chase, Lucia, 1897-1986
Smith, Oliver Lemuel, 1918-1994
American Ballet Theatre
Content: John Gruen and Antony Tudor speak about his very recent appointment as Associate Director of American Ballet Theatre; Lucia Chase; Oliver Smith; his view that the director of a company should not also choreograph; supervising rehearsals; Sallie [Wilson], Natasha [Natalia Makarova], and Cynthia [Gregory]; difficulties with notating his works.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded by John Gruen 1974, June 15, New York (N.Y.)
Funding: The conservation and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 27 min.) : quarter-track; 1.875 ips.
Sound quality is good. The recording is marred by extraneous noise including "tape hiss" and occasional gaps, but the speakers' voices are easily intelligible.
Interview with Antony Tudor conducted by John Gruen in New York City, on June 15, 1974, as research for an article to appear in programs [Playbills] for American Ballet Theatre's upcoming season.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 81502729
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118126
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a841ad30-b295-0133-889e-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 1909: Creator Born
  • 1974: Created
  • 1987: Creator Died
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Antony Tudor" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Antony Tudor" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2021.

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Interview with Antony Tudor