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Title
Mariage d'Aurore: excerpts
Additional title: Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work)
Additional title: Aurora's wedding (Choreographic work : Nijinska after Petipa, M)
Names
Toumanova, Tamara (dancer)
Riabouchinska, Tatiana (dancer)
Baronova, Irina (dancer)
Guerard, Roland (dancer)
Goncharova, Natalii͡a Sergeevna, 1881-1962 (Costume designer)
Nijinska, Bronislava, 1891-1972 (choreographer)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (choreographer)
Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924 (Designer)
Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960 (Costume designer)
Duff, Walter
Duff, Pearl
Monte Carlo Ballet Russe
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1936
Table of Contents
Filmed from wings: Polonaise -- Dance of the seven ladies of honor and their partners, followed by several variations, among them the fairy of the songbirds and the "finger" variation. Aurora's variation (Sugarplum fairy's variation, interpolated from The nutcracker), danced by Tamara Toumanova -- Farandole -- Fairy tales: Florestan and his sisters -- Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf -- The Bluebird and Princess Florine, danced by Roland Guerard and Tatiana Riabouchinska -- The porcelain princesses (interpolated from The nutcracker) -- The three Ivans -- Grand pas de deux, danced by Toumanova and unidentified partner -- Mazurka -- Filmed from box: Fairy tales: Florestan and his sisters -- The Bluebird pas de deux -- The three Ivans -- Grand pas de deux, danced by Irina Baronova and partner -- Mazurka.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 4-1896
Notes
Excerpts filmed by Walter and Pearl Duff at two performances at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, in 1936.
Choreography: Bronislava Nijinska after Marius Petipa. Decor: Léon Bakst. Costumes: Alexandre Benois, Léon Bakst, and Natalia Goncharova.
Performed by members of the Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo (De Basil).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (13 min.) : digital, si., b&w.
Description
First performance filmed from the wings, second from a box at stage left.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817000033-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159008
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159008~S1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e0bb07f0-e35e-0130-9285-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
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Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1936: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mariage d'Aurore: excerpts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1936. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e207e2a0-e35e-0130-006b-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mariage d'Aurore: excerpts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e207e2a0-e35e-0130-006b-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1936). Mariage d'Aurore: excerpts Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e207e2a0-e35e-0130-006b-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Mariage d'Aurore: excerpts