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La fille mal gardée
Additional title: Fille mal gardée (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Kain, Karen (Dancer)
Augustyn, Frank (Dancer)
Gorrissen, Jacques (Dancer)
Kirby, Charles (Dancer)
Roxander, David (Dancer)
Allan, David (Dancer)
Auger, Yolande (Dancer)
Bertram, Victoria (Dancer)
McCormack, Moira (Dancer)
Cool, Colleen (Dancer)
Luoma, Gloria (Dancer)
Maybarduk, Linda (Dancer)
Staines, Mavis (Dancer)
Tessmer, Karyn (Dancer)
Witkowsky, Gizella (Dancer)
Amyot, Luc (Dancer)
Aubrey, John, 1626-1697 (Dancer)
Dabin, Joel (Dancer)
Ottmann, Peter (Dancer)
Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)
Hérold, Ferdinand, 1791-1833 (Composer)
Lanchbery, John (Arranger)
Lancaster, Osbert, 1908-1986 (Designer)
Lawson, Robert, 1892-1957 (Designer)
Grant, Alexander, 1925-2011 (Artistic director)
Crum, George, 1926- (Conductor)
Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004 (Producer)
National Ballet of Canada (Dancer)
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Production company)

National Ballet of Canada Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978
Place: Canada
Publisher: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Table of Contents
Cassette 1 (ca. 51 min.). Act I -- Cassette 2 (ca. 34 min.). Act II.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8827
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5498 (former)
Hérold, Ferdinand, 1791-1833. Fille mal gardée
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ; produced and directed by Norman Campbell ; choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Ferdinand Hérold, arranged by John Lanchbery.
Creation/production credits: Artistic direction, Alexander Grant ; musical direction, George Crum ; costumes and original stage decor, Osbert Lancaster ; television production design, Robert Lawson.
Performers: Danced by the National Ballet of Canada.
Performers: Karen Kain (Lise) ; Frank Augustyn (Colas) ; Jacques Gorrissen (Widow Simone) ; Charles Kirby (Thomas) ; David Roxander (Alain) ; Colin Simpson (village notary) ; David Allan (secretary/cockerel) ; Yolande Auger, Victoria Bertram, Moira McCormack, Daphne Loomis (chickens) ; Colleen Cool, Gloria Luoma, Linda Maybarduk, Esther Murillo, Sonia Perusse, Mavis Staines, Karen Tessmer, Gizella Witkowsky (Lise's friends) ; Luc Amyot, John Aubrey, Joel Dabin, Albert Forister, Anton Kaloczy, Peter Ottmann (Colas's friends).
Performers: Conductor: George Crum.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (85 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13525098
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b2055920-85b1-0135-721e-1f4374a47350
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La fille mal gardée" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La fille mal gardée" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2023.

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La fille mal gardée