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Additional title: In the night (Choreographic work : Robbins)
Robbins, Jerome (Choreographer)
Lavery, Sean (Dancer)
Mazzo, Kay (Dancer)
Ashley, Merrill (Dancer)
Cook, Bart (Dancer)
Saland, Stephanie (Dancer)
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)

New York City Ballet Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978-06-29
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - The three pas de deux in the ballet are performed out of sequence: First pas de deux (Nocturne, Op. 27, No. 1), danced by Mazzo and Lavery. - Third pas de deux (Nocturne, Op. 55, No. 2) danced by Saland (?) and Cook. - Second pas de deux (Nocturne, Op. 55, No. 1) danced by Lavery and Ashley; incomplete.- Closing dance (Nocturne, Op. 9, No. 2) perf. by Mazzo, Lavery, Saland (?), Cook, Ashley, and Robbins; the opening of this dance is cut off. - Repetition of second pas de deux (complete), danced by Ashley and Lavery.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7601
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1787 (former)
Filmed dance
Content: Rehearsal onstage in rehearsal clothes, June 29, 1978.
Performers: Performed by the New York City Ballet. Cast: Kay Mazzo, Sean Lavery, Bart Cook, Stephanie Saland (?), Merrill Ashley, Jerome Robbins (stand-in).
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (24 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896025662-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167420
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 27b79cc0-7bb2-0135-86cb-0f6cf3d4e4b0
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "In the night" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "In the night" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). In the night Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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In the night