Mariage d'Aurore: excerptsAdditional title: Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work)Additional title: Aurora's wedding (Choreographic work : Nijinska after Petipa, M)
NamesToumanova, 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, WalterDuff, PearlMonte Carlo Ballet Russe
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Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1936
Table of ContentsFilmed 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 locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZHB 4-1896
NotesExcerpts 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 DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (13 min.) : digital, si., b&w.
DescriptionFirst performance filmed from the wings, second from a box at stage left.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY817000033-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159008NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159008~S1Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e0bb07f0-e35e-0130-9285-3c075448cc4b
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