Nancy Savin--the arts. [Peter Martins]

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Nancy Savin--the arts. [Peter Martins]
Martins, Peter, 1946- (Interviewee)
Savin, Nancy R. (Producer)
Savin, Nancy R. (Interviewer)
Connecticut Public Television (Producer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1981
Place: U.S.
Publisher: Connecticut Public Broadcasting
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9136
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5116 (former)
Balanchine, George
Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : Uthoff)
Television programs
Creation/production credits: Connecticut Public Broadcasting ; producer, Nancy Savin ; director, Jay Whitsett.
Content: Telecast on the series Nancy Savin--the arts.
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) (29 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Interview with Peter Martins, recorded during his visit to Connecticut to dance in Michael Uthoff's Romeo and Juliet with the Hartford Ballet. In addition to discussing his participation in that ballet, Martins talks about George Balanchine and the "unsentimental" nature of his ballets, his own student years in Denmark, fine points of executing ballet steps such as the entrechat, his choreographic process and his perception of the relationship of music and dance, and his dream of having his own dance company.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12528538
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e164ad90-90c4-0135-696e-049e4a0ea74e
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  • 1981: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nancy Savin--the arts. [Peter Martins]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nancy Savin--the arts. [Peter Martins]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 2, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). Nancy Savin--the arts. [Peter Martins] Retrieved from

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Nancy Savin--the arts. [Peter Martins]