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Aurora's wedding [excerpts]
Additional title: Aurora's wedding (Choreographic work : Nijinska after Petipa, M)
Toumanova, Tamara, 1919-1996 (dancer)
Baronova, Irina (dancer)
Petroff, Paul (dancer)
Volkova, Anna (dancer)
Moulin, Geneviève (dancer)
Panaieff, Michel (dancer)
Svetlova, Marina, 1922- (dancer)
Leskova, Tatiana, 1922- (dancer)
Leontieva, Anna (dancer)
Andahazy, Lorand (dancer)
Razoumova, Galina (dancer)
Popova, Nina (dancer)
Algeranoff, Harcourt, 1903-1967 (dancer)
Lichine, David (dancer)
Lazowsky, Yurek (dancer)
Ladré, Marian (dancer)
Matouchak, Narcisse (dancer)
Riabouchinska, Tatiana (dancer)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (choreographer)
Goldsborough, Laird
Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924 (Designer)
Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960 (Costume designer)
Nijinska, Bronislava, 1891-1972 (choreographer)
Sergeev, Nikolaĭ Grigorʹevich, 1876-1951 (choreographer)
Original Ballet Russe

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1940-1941
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 6-893
Fairy tales
Motion pictures
Statement of responsibility: filmed by Laird Goldsborough ; choreography by Marius Petipa, with sequences (Three Ivans and first variation) by Bronislava Nijinska.
Creation/production credits: Scenery, Léon Bakst ; costumes, Alexandre Benois.
Performers: Danced by the Original Ballet Russe: Tamara Toumanova alternating with Irina Baronova (Princess Aurora), Paul Petroff (Prince Charming), Anna Volkova (1st variation), Geneviève Moulin (2d variation), Michel Panaieff, Marina Svetlova and Tatiana Leskova (Florestan and his sisters), Anna Leontieva and Lorand Andahazy (Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf), Tatiana Riabouchinska and David Lichine (Bluebirds), Galina Razoumova and Nina Popova, with Harcourt Algeranoff (Porcelain Princesses), Yura Lazovsky, Marian Ladré and Narcisse Matouchak (Three Ivans).
Venue: Filmed at the 51st Street Theater, New York City.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (25 min.) : digital, si., b&w.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY737034594-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12147327
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12147327~S1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c9224b90-e35e-0130-195e-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
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Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1919: Creator Born
  • 1940: Issued
  • 1996: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Aurora's wedding [excerpts]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1940-1941.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Aurora's wedding [excerpts]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1940-1941). Aurora's wedding [excerpts] Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Aurora's wedding [excerpts]