Agon [Close shot]Additional title: Agon (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Kistler, Darci, 1964- (Dancer)Whelan, Wendy (Dancer)Boal, Peter (Dancer)Hübbe, Nikolaj (Dancer)Karz, Zippora (Dancer)Tracey, Kathleen, 1969- (Dancer)Evans, Albert, 1970- (Dancer)Higgins, Arch (Dancer)Fiorato, Hugo (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)Millard, Jay (Videographer)New York City Ballet (Performer)George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
George Balanchine Celebration
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-05-22
Table of ContentsPart I. Pas de quatre / performed by four men -- Double pas de quatre / performed by eight women -- Triple pas de quatre / performed by eight women and four men -- Part II. First pas de trois: Sarabande / performed by Boal -- Gailliard / performed by Zippora Karz and Tracey -- Coda / performed by Boal, Zippora Karz, and Tracey -- Second pas de trois: Bransle simple / performed by Evans and Higgins -- Bransle gay / performed by Whelan -- Bransle double (de Poitou) / performed by Whelan, Evans, and Higgins -- Pas de deux / performed by Kistler and Hübbe -- Part III. Danse des quatre duos / performed by four duos -- Danse des quatre trios / performed by four trios -- Coda / performed by four men.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4304B
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)Ballet
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music, Igor Stravinsky.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of the New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Lighting, Mark Stanley.Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet: Darci Kistler, Wendy Whelan, Peter Boal, Nikolaj Hübbe, with Zippora Karz, Kathleen Tracey, Albert Evans, Arch Higgins, and Aura Dixon, Michele Gifford, Romy Karz, Melissa Walter.Performers: Conductor: Hugo Fiorato.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 22, 1993 (evening), during the New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4304A.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (31 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176476xUniversal Unique Identifier (UUID): c8c1a8c0-e374-0130-f83a-3c075448cc4b
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