The Royal Ballet in Marguerite and ArmandAdditional title: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Marguerite and ArmandAdditional title: Marguerite and Armand (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Beaton, Cecil, 1904-1980 (Set designer)Beaton, Cecil, 1904-1980 (Costume designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991 (Dancer)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)Somes, Michael, 1917-1994 (Dancer)Edwards, Leslie, 1916-2001 (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Performer)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1963 (Questionable)
Table of ContentsPrologue (ca. 2 min.) -- The meeting (ca. 5 min.) -- The country (ca. 10 min.) -- The insult (ca. 6 min.) -- Death of the Lady of the Camellias (ca. 5 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1743
NotesCreation/production credits: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Franz Von Lizst (Sonata in B minor) ; scenery and costumes by Cecil Beaton ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Date: British Film Institute catalog record lists the performance year as 1963. The New York Public Library information lists the performance year as 1964.Content: British Film Institute's Film & TV database lists the title as: The Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Marguerite and Armand.Creation/production credits: Photography by Film Service of Edmée Wood.Performers: Margot Fonteyn (Marguerite) ; Rudolf Nureyev (Armand) ; Michael Somes (his father) ; Leslie Edwards (a duke) ; Keith Rosson, Bryan Lawrence, Robert Mead, David Drew, Derek Rencher, Jelko Yuresha, Kenneth Mason, Anthony Dowell (admirers of Marguerite) ; Barbara Remington (maid).Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1963 or 1964.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 1 film reel (33 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18038075Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c4111d40-f87e-0130-12e3-3c075448cc4b
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