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Graduation ball
Additional title: Graduation ball (Choreographic work : Lichine)
Wright, Belinda, 1929-2007 (Dancer)
Trunoff, Vassilie (Dancer)
Westerman, Diane (Dancer)
Emblen, Ronald (Dancer)
Kedge, Janet (Dancer)
Hart, Pamela (Dancer)
Godfrey, Louis (Dancer)
White, Peter (Dancer)
Yuresha, Jelko (Dancer)
Alderton, Jennifer (Dancer)
Bathurst, Jill (Dancer)
Lichine, David (Choreographer)
Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899 (Composer)
Dorati, Antal (Arranger)
Dale, Margaret, 1922-2010 (Producer)
London's Festival Ballet (Dancer)
British Broadcasting Corporation (Broadcaster)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1957 (Inferred)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7274
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-167 (former)
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: BBC-TV ; producer, Margaret Dale ; choreography by David Lichine ; music by Johann Strauss, arranged by Antal Dorati.
Performers: Danced by London Festival Ballet: Belinda Wright (Junior pupil), Vassilie Trunoff (Junior cadet), Dianne Westerman (2nd junior pupil), Ronald Emblen (2nd junior cadet), Janet Kedge (Headmistress), Peter White (General), Pamela Hart (Sylphide), Jelko Juresha [i.e. Yuresha] (Scotsman), Louis Godfrey (Drummer), Jennifer Alderton and Jill Bathurst (fouette competition), and others.
Venue: Telecast on BBC-TV.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (45 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817025679-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159301
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 905a3520-7b91-0135-9ccd-698264c4c52f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1929: Creator Born
  • 1957: Created
  • 2007: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Graduation ball" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1957.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Graduation ball" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1957). Graduation ball Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Graduation ball