[Interviews with Robert Tracy and Violette Verdy]

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Title
[Interviews with Robert Tracy and Violette Verdy]
Names
Tracy, Robert (Interviewee)
Verdy, Violette, 1933-2016 (Interviewee)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1983
Table of Contents
[Interview] (ca. 7 min.) / telecast on Good Day! ; host (?), Tim White ; Tracy and Verdy discuss George Balanchine's attitudes towards women dancers, and Verdy describes some of her own experiences in working with him.
[Interview] (ca. 6 min.) / telecast on Sunday Open House ; interviewer not identified ; Verdy shares some memories of working with Balanchine and describes what he taught her about running a ballet company ; Tracy discusses his book.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9191
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5832 (former)
Topics
Balanchine, George
Genres
two-dimensional moving image
Dance
Interviews
Video
Notes
Hiss on audio in first segment.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (13 min.) :sd., col.
Description
Compilation of two television interviews with author Robert Tracy and ballerina Violette Verdy (then artistic director of the Boston Ballet), recorded upon the publication of Tracy's book Balanchine's ballerinas: conversations with the muses (Linden Press/Simon & Schuster, c1983).
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F3255
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13936559
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e71f9a30-90c4-0135-4efe-08fc1560e3e4
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1983: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Interviews with Robert Tracy and Violette Verdy]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e7170d91-e669-460e-8401-7cdb9287c113

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Interviews with Robert Tracy and Violette Verdy]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e7170d91-e669-460e-8401-7cdb9287c113

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). [Interviews with Robert Tracy and Violette Verdy] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e7170d91-e669-460e-8401-7cdb9287c113

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[Interviews with Robert Tracy and Violette Verdy]