Perspectives of Maurice BéjartAdditional title: Rite of spring (Choreographic work : Béjart)Additional title: Bhakti (Choreographic work : Béjart)Additional title: Vainqueurs (Choreographic work : Béjart)Additional title: Baudelaire (Choreographic work : Béjart)Additional title: Variations pour une porte et un soupir (Choreographic work : Béjart)Additional title: Cygne (Choreographic work : Béjart)Additional title: Voyage (Choreographic work : Béjart)
NamesBéjart, Maurice (Interviewee)Bowers, Faubion, 1917-1999 (Host)Donn, Jorge (Dancer)Bortoluzzi, Paolo, 1938- (Dancer)Bari, Tania (Dancer)Asakawa, Hitomi (Dancer)Gielgud, Maina, 1945- (Dancer)Brockway, Merrill (Producer)Brockway, Merrill (Director)Ballet du XXe siècle (Belgium) (Dancer)Béjart, Maurice (Choreographer)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1971-01
Table of ContentsPart I. Interview with Béjart by Bowers and excerpts of rehearsals and performances of The rite of spring, Bhakti (Bortoluzzi and Asakawa), Les vainqueurs (Donn and Bari) -- Part II. Interview with Béjart continued, with excerpts of rehearsals and performances of Baudelaire, Variations pour une porte et un soupir (Gielgud), Cygne (Bortoluzzi), Le voyage (Donn).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7816Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-745 (former)
GenresTelevision programsInterviewsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Telecast in two parts on WCBS-TV's Camera Three program on Jan. 17 and 24, 1971. Producer/Director: Merrill Brockway. Narrator: James Macandrew. Host: Faubion Bowers. Choreography: Maurice Béjart.Performers: Performed by members of the Ballet du XXe Siècle featuring Jorge Donn, Paolo Bortoluzzi, Tania Bari, Hitomi Asakawa, and Maina Gielgud.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY817025629-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159296Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1e42dc0-8042-0135-5ab7-0ed85fd1c1ec
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