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The dreamer
Additional title: Drömmaren (Choreographic work : Cullberg)
Zana, Tibor (Dancer)
Juras, Vlado (Dancer)
Ander, Siv (Dancer)
Stierli, Madeleine (Dancer)
Laguna, Ana (Dancer)
Ratlas, Timour (Dancer)
Cullberg, Birgit (Producer)
Ezell, John (Set designer)
Ezell, John (Costume designer)
Bednarek, Don (Videographer)
Cullbergbaletten (Dancer)
Wisconsin Ballet (Company) (Dancer)
Creative Sound Studio (Copenhagen, Denmark) (Musician)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1568
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Television programs
Creation/production credits: A television ballet produced, directed, and choreographed by Birgit Cullberg, inspired by Eugene O'Neill's A touch of the poet. Produced through the facilities of the University of Wisconsin extension of the Telecommunications Center, WHA-TV.
Creation/production credits: Associate producer: Tibor Zana. Associate director for television: Alan Keath Walker. Music: Creative Sound Studio of Copenhagen. Scenery and costumes: John Ezell. Video and special effects: Don Bednarek. Lighting: Mark Buxbaum.
Performers: Performed by members of the Birgit Cullberg Ballet Theater: Vlado Juras (Con Melody), Siv Ander (Nora), Madeleine Stierli (Sara), Ana Laguna (Deborah Harford, and the Spanish countess), Timour Ratlas (Simon, and the husband of the Spanish countess), and Tibor Zana (Duke of Wellington). Members of the Wisconsin Ballet perform as soldiers, Spanish ladies and drunkards.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160014
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 84bdb560-0821-0131-bf0d-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1974: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The dreamer" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The dreamer" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). The dreamer Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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The dreamer