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Title
The National Ballet Company of Canada
Additional title: Coppélia
Additional title: Winter night
Additional title: Coppélia (Choreographic work : Franca)
Additional title: Winter night (Choreographic work : Gore)
Names
Smith, Lois (Dancer)
Adams, David (Dancer)
Jarvis, Lilian (Dancer)
Pope, Betty (Dancer)
Kraul, Earl (Dancer)
Moller, Ray (Dancer)
Godden, Reginald, 1905-1987 (Instrumentalist)
Morse, Barry, 1918-2008 (Host)
Franca, Celia, 1921-2007 (Director)
Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004 (Producer)
Crum, George, 1926- (Dancer)
Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891 (Composer)
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943 (Composer)
Gore, Walter (Choreographer)
Lambert, Richard (Designer)
Ambrose, Kay (Costume designer)
National Ballet of Canada (Dancer)
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Broadcaster)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1957
Place: Canada
Publisher: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Table of Contents
1. Winter night (ca. 34 min.) / choreography, Walter Gore ; music, Sergei Rachmaninoff ; danced by Lois Smith (lady in black), David Adams (the man), Lilian Jarvis (girl in white), and others ; pianist, Reginald Godden -- Coppélia: Act I (ca. 28 min.) / choreography, [Celia Franca after] Arthur Saint-Léon ; music, Léo Delibes ; danced by Betty Pope (Swanhilda), Earl Kraul (Frantz), Ray Moller (Dr. Coppélius), and others -- 2. Coppélia: Act II (ca. 29 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8824
Topics
Ballet
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Television programs
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Radio Canada ; produced by Norman Campbell ; artistic direction by Celia Franca ; musical direction by George Crum.
Content: Accompanied by press release dated October 1957.
Content: Credits for both ballets appear at the beginning of cassette 1 and the end of cassette 2.
Creation/production credits: Design, Richard Lambert ; costumes, Kay Ambrose ; studio director, Robert Dexter.
Performers: Danced by the National Ballet of Canada.
Performers: Conductor: George Crum.
Performers: Host: Barry Morse.
Venue: Telecast by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation on the series CBC Folio on December 19, 1957.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F2642
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13681534
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 51563940-9303-0138-4e84-412c48161ed3
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1957: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The National Ballet Company of Canada" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1957. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b779c148-253f-4251-b8e4-67897e84ab33

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The National Ballet Company of Canada" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b779c148-253f-4251-b8e4-67897e84ab33

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1957). The National Ballet Company of Canada Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b779c148-253f-4251-b8e4-67897e84ab33

Wikipedia Citation

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The National Ballet Company of Canada