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The last fairytail
Additional title: Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work)
Additional title: Cinderella (Choreographic work)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)
Heritage Dance Group (Dancer)
Jones Intercable (Videographer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1985-11-23
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3253
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3944 (former)
Jazz dance
Fairy tales
Child dancers
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title of work is uncertain; may be "The last fairytale."
Performers: Performed by the Heritage Dance Group (adults and children) of Libertyville, Illinois (?).
Content: Cassette 1: approx. 32 min. Cassette 2: approx. 36 min.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Venue: Videotaped onstage by Jones Intercable, location not identified, on November 23, 1985.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (68 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Retelling of The sleeping beauty, expanded to include characters from Cinderella, Snow White, and The wizard of Oz. Combines classical ballet and jazz dancing, performed to a score that includes excerpts from Tchaikovsky's The sleeping beauty, Eugene Onegin, and Suite no. 4 for orchestra, as well as pop songs and jazz music. Oral narration.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936051250-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175225
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 250151a0-76b6-0134-89a0-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1840: Creator Born
  • 1893: Creator Died
  • 1985: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The last fairytail" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The last fairytail" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). The last fairytail Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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The last fairytail