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Ballantine, Sheila (Performer)
Bourne, Bette (Performer)
Testory, François (Performer)
Bartlett, Neil, 1958- (Director)
Bartlett, Neil, 1958- (Librettist)
Bartlett, Neil, 1958- (Set designer)
Bartlett, Neil, 1958- (Lighting designer)
Bloomfield, Nicolas (Composer)
Bloomfield, Nicolas (Instrumentalist)
Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850 (Author)
Kavanagh, David (Set designer)
Kavanagh, David (Lighting designer)
Gloria (Theater company) (Performer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Presenter)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1991-09-11
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8462
Dance Theater Workshop
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: presented by Dance Theater Workshop's Economy Tires Theater, Suitcase Fund ; [stage] direction, libretto, and design by Neil Bartlett ; [stage] producer, Simon Mellor ; music and musical direction, Nicolas Bloomfield.
Content: Accompanied by house program.
Creation/production credits: Libretto after an original text by Honoré de Balzac ; set and lighting, Neil Bartlett and David Kavanagh ; costumes, Neil Bartlett, Juliet Hamilton, Julie Sissons ; photography, Mike Laye, Sean Hudson, Sheila Burnett.
Performers: Sheila Ballantine (Mme de Rochefide) ; Bette Bourne, François Testory, Beverley Klein (La Zambinella).
Performers: Musicians: Nicolas Bloomfield (piano, harpsichord), Paul Sartin (oboe), Amanda Chancellor (viola), Andrew Cruickshank (double bass).
Venue: Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Out-of-Towners series, on September 11, 1991, by Video D Studios.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (119 min. total) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Music/theater piece.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430612
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6d6dae10-a383-0138-d6f2-49879dacb836
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1991: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sarrasine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sarrasine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2022.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1991). Sarrasine Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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