Mother Goose: excerptsAdditional title: Mother Goose (Choreographic work : Robbins)
NamesKoolish, Deborah (Dancer)Hoskinson, Richard (Dancer)Neary, Colleen (Dancer)Jolley, Jay (Dancer)Peters, Delia (Dancer)Aasen, Muriel (Dancer)Duell, Daniel (Dancer)Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 (Composer)Robbins, Jerome (Choreographer)New York City Ballet (Performer)
New York City Ballet Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1975
Table of ContentsRehearsal on 6/25/75: Beauty and the beast pas de deux danced by Koolish and Hoskinson. Hop o'my thumb story, danced by Tom Abbott (stand-in for child dancer), Jean-Pierre Frohlich, Richard Tanner, David Richardson, Richard Dryden, Jolley, and Bryan Pitts. Laideronette story, danced by Neary, Jolley, Elyse Flagg, Laura Flagg, Pitts, and Frohlich (stand-in for Tracy Bennett). - Rehearsal of "transitions" on 7/18/75: Opening of ballet, with Pitts standing in for Story teller. Sleeping beauty story, danced by Aasen (?) as Princess Florine, Peters as the Good Fairy, Abbott (stand-in) as the Bad Fairy, and ensemble. Laideronette story, with same cast as above, plus ensemble. Awakening of the sleeping beauty, with Abbott, Daniel Duell as Prince Charming, and ensemble. - Rehearsal, date uncertain: excerpt from Sleeping beauty story, danced by Peters and two couples.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7605Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1795 (former)
NotesPerformers: Performed by members of the New York City Ballet: Deborah Koolish, Richard Hoskinson, Colleen Neary, Jay Jolley, Muriel Aasen (?), Delia Peters, Daniel Duell, and others.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 2 videotape reels (61 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionThree rehearsals in the studio, in rehearsal clothes with piano accompaniment. Spoken credits on tape after first rehearsal, which took place on 6/25/75. Second rehearsal on 7/18/75. Date of third rehearsal is uncertain.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY896025484-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167414Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b1f18a90-7b8e-0135-84a0-7796485e4d6a
Rights StatementThe copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.
Item timeline of events