Omnibus. NureyevAdditional title: Omnibus. Nureyev talks to Lindsay AndersonAdditional title: NureyevAdditional title: Nureyev talks to Lindsay AndersonAdditional title: Marguerite and Armand (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Field figures (Choreographic work : Tetley)Additional title: Corsair (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)Additional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)
NamesNureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Interviewee)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Choreographer)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)Anderson, Lindsay, 1923-1994 (Interviewer)Dale, Margaret, 1922-2010 (Producer)British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service (Production company)
Rudolf Nureyev Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1974-01-24Place: United KingdomPublisher: British Broadcasting Corporation
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6216Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-4040 RNC (former)
TopicsNureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993Tancred (Choreographic work : Nureyev)Dancers -- 20th century
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesInterviews
NotesCreation/production credits: BBC ; produced by Margaret Dale.Citation/reference: Accompanied by data sheet.Content: Another copy of this recording is catalogued under the title Nureyev (classmark: *MGZIC 9-161).Performers: Interviewer: Lindsay Anderson. Interviewee: Rudolf Nureyev.Venue: Recorded at the Royal Ballet School, London, England. Dated January 24, 1974 on accompanying data sheet ; recording on *MGZIC 9-161 is dated January 27, 1974.Date: Copyright 1974.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (47 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionRudolf Nureyev discusses his defection, his early life and career in Russia, and the wide range of opportunities he has found in the West, allowing him to work with many choreographers and in many styles. He discusses his own choreography, beginning with Tancred (1966) in Vienna, and his attempts to give greater prominence to the male dancer. He describes the making of the film of Don Quixote, which he directed and choreographed for the Australian Ballet. This program is illustrated with performance excerpts from the films I am a dancer (Marguerite and Armand, Field figures), An evening with the Royal Ballet (male variation from Le corsaire pas de deux), and Don Quixote. Also screened are brief clips from a 1961 newsreel, an interview with Clive Barnes, a rehearsal of Rudi Van Dantzig's Monument for a dead boy, and a rehearsal of The nutcracker with Merle Park.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY00-F653NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14958899Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f1166030-b8f5-0134-b1f4-00505686a51c
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