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Williams men's class, [part 3]
Additional title: Stanley Williams teaching
Williams, Stanley, 1925-1997 (Teacher)
Robbins, Jerome (Videographer)
Tomasson, Helgi, 1942- (Dancer)
Bonnefoux, Jean-Pierre (Dancer)
Duell, Joseph (Dancer)
Weiss, Robert, 1949 Mar. 1- (Dancer)
Villella, Edward, 1936- (Dancer)
D'Amboise, Christopher (Dancer)
Castelli, Victor (Dancer)
New York City Ballet (Production company)

Jerome Robbins Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1973-12-06
Place: New York, NY
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6219
Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-6089 JRC (former)
Ballet -- Study and teaching -- Male dancers
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: No time/date code on frame.
Creation/production credits: Filmed by Jerome Robbins.
Performers: Instructor: Stanley Williams. Students include Helgi Tomasson, Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, Joseph Duell, Robert Weiss, Edward Villella, Christopher D'Amboise, Victor Castelli.
Venue: Videotaped in New York City Ballet studio, in New York City, on Dec. 6, 1973.
Funding: Preservation made possible in part with public funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (33 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Excerpt of a men's ballet class. Stanley Williams directs combinations in the center and across the floor. The students practice pirouettes, jetés and entrechats. For the rest of the class, see *MGZIA 4-6097, *MGZIA 4-6092, *MGZIA 4-6090.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15768782
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3d8df830-b97e-0134-2233-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1925: Creator Born
  • 1973: Created
  • 1997: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Williams men's class" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1973.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Williams men's class" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1973). Williams men's class Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Williams men's class