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Title
An evening with Markova and Dolin
Additional title: Swan lake (Choreographic work)
Additional title: Giselle (Choreographic work)
Names
Markova, Alicia, Dame, 1910-2004 (Interviewee)
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983 (Interviewee)
Hall, Elizabeth (Dancer)
Davis, Douglas (Dancer)
Terry, Walter (Host)
Schwartz, Randy (Producer)
Markova, Alicia, Dame, 1910-2004 (Dancer)
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983 (Dancer)
Terry, Walter (Interviewer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-10-16
Table of Contents
Reel I. Retrospective slide show. Reminiscences of Les Ballets Russes (Diaghilev), the Camargo Ballet Society, the Vic-Wells Ballet, and the Markova-Dolin Ballet Company. Dolin discusses his role in Les fâcheux (Nijinska) and The blue train (Nijinska). Markova discusses her role in The nightingale (Balanchine) and La chatte (Balanchine). Markova and Dolin perform brief mime excerpt from Act II of Swan lake. - Reel II: Markova and Dolin coach Elizabeth Hall and Douglas Davis of the Los Angeles Ballet in the adagio of the pas de deux from Act II of Swan lake. Markova and Dolin perform mime excerpts from the courtship scene (Act I), the mad scene (Act I), and the absolution scene (Act II ending) from Giselle.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6442
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-411 (former)
Topics
Ballets russes
Camargo Ballet Society
Vic-Wells Ballet
Markova-Dolin Ballet Company
Fâcheux (Choreographic work : Nijinska)
Song of the nightingale (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Chatte (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Train bleu (Choreographic work : Nijinska)
Ballet -- Anecdotes
Pas de deux
Partnering in dance
Ballet -- Study and teaching
Genres
Interviews
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Lectures
Notes
Creation/production credits: Producer: Randy Schwartz. Pianist: Mark Graham. Camera: Jerry Berg.
Venue: Taped in "performance" at the Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena, California on October 16, 1977.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 2 videotape reels (110 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
An interview-demonstration with Dame Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin, hosted by Walter Terry.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY787011053-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157339
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23806d70-7dd1-0134-61a6-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1910: Creator Born
  • 1977: Created
  • 2004: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "An evening with Markova and Dolin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e9f7a5f0-ef9b-0133-8f0c-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "An evening with Markova and Dolin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e9f7a5f0-ef9b-0133-8f0c-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). An evening with Markova and Dolin Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e9f7a5f0-ef9b-0133-8f0c-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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An evening with Markova and Dolin