Two duets: choreography by Jerome Robbins and Peter Martins

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Two duets: choreography by Jerome Robbins and Peter Martins
Additional title: Other dances (Choreographic work : Robbins)
Additional title: Calcium light night (Choreographic work : Martins)
Robbins, Jerome (Choreographer)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Dancer)
Martins, Peter, 1946- (Choreographer)
Martins, Peter, 1946- (Interviewee)
Andersen, Ib, 1954- (Dancer)
Watts, Heather (Dancer)
Tobias, Tobi (Author)
Robbins, Jerome (Interviewee)
Rubin, Steven (Set designer)
Ardolino, Emile (Producer)
Ardolino, Emile (Director)
Kinberg, Judy (Producer)
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008 (Director)
Holmes, Ralph (Designer)
Tolan, Michael, 1925-2011 (Narrator)
Tipton, Jennifer (Lighting designer)
Loquasto, Santo (Costume designer)
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)
Ives, Charles, 1874-1954 (Composer)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Broadcaster)

Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1980
Place: New York, N.Y
Publisher: WNET
Table of Contents
Jerome Robbins coaches Natalia Makarova and Mikhail Baryshnikov and is interviewed by Tobi Tobias at a rehearsal for Other dances -- Performance before a live audience of Other dances / choreography, Jerome Robbins; music, Frédéric Chopin; set design, Rouben Ter-Arutunian; costumes, Santo Loquasto; lighting, Jennifer Tipton; performed by Mikhail Baryshnikov and Natalia Makarova. First duet: mazurka, op. 17, no. 4; Baryshnikov's first solo: mazurka, op. 41, no. 3; Makarova's first solo: waltz, op. 64, no. 3; Baryshnikov's and Makarova's second solos: mazurka, op. 63, no. 2; last duet: mazurka, op. 33, no. 2. |||| Peter Martins coaches Heather Watts and Ib Andersen for Calcium light night and is interviewed by Tobi Tobias in a rehearsal theater -- Performance of Calcium light night / choreography, Peter Martins; music, Charles Ives (The see'r; The new river; Incantation; Ann Street; Calcium light night; At sea; Gyp the Blood or Hearst!? Which is worst?!; and Hallowee'n), original stage design, Steven Rubin; performed by Heather Watts and Ib Andersen.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 326
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-5498 (former)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-
Pas de deux
Dance rehearsals
Robbins, Jerome -- Interviews
Martins, Peter, 1946- -- Interviews
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Television programs
Statement of responsibility: WNET/Thirteen ; directed by Emile Ardolino (Other dances, Calcium light night) and Kirk Browning (Calcium light night) ; produced by Emile Ardolino and Judy Kinberg.
Creation/production credits: Writer, Tobi Tobias; lighting and art director, Ralph Holmes.
Performers: Narration: Michael Tolan.
Venue: Telecast on WNET-TV's Dance in America series on February 20, 1980.
Additional physical form: Also available as streaming file (available onsite at NYPL for the Performing Arts only).
Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Acquisition: Transcript Gift; WNET/13; 2008. NN-PD.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY807047015-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158910
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bf11dfa0-4aa9-0133-782a-60f81dd2b63c
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Two duets" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980.

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Two duets