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Additional title: Conservatoriet (Choreographic work : Bournonville)
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)
Park, Merle (Dancer)
Sibley, Antoinette (Dancer)
Bournonville, August, 1805-1879 (Choreographer)
Paulli, Holger, 1810-1891 (Composer)
Vangsaae, Mona (Production personnel)
Walker, David (Designer)
Royal Ballet (Dancer)

Rudolf Nureyev Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 10136
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: choreography by August Bournonville, staged by Mona Vangsaae ; music by Holger Paulli.
Content: Accompanied by data sheet.
Content: Title from original container.
Performers: Danced by Rudolf Nureyev (ballet master), Merle Park, Antoinette Sibley, and members of the Royal Ballet.
Venue: Recorded in rehearsal onstage at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, in 1982 ; with scenery, in rehearsal clothes, to piano accompaniment.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (36 min.) :sd., col.
From the Royal Ballet Video Archive. Rehearsal footage, including interruptions, repetitions, and periods of discussion among the dancers. The actual dancing concludes at about 28 min. into the tape; the remaining 8 min. contain candid footage of the dancers onstage.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14649062
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1d8bcd10-7c03-0138-c019-436ddff393e1
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1938: Creator Born
  • 1982: Created
  • 1993: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Konservatoriet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Konservatoriet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982). Konservatoriet Retrieved from

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