The Royal Ballet in Birthday offeringAdditional title: Birthday offering (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936 (Composer)Levasseur, André (Costume designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Beriosova, Svetlana, 1932- (Dancer)Page, Annette (Dancer)Linden, Anya (Dancer)Park, Merle (Dancer)Sibley, Antoinette (Dancer)Parkinson, Georgina (Dancer)Mason, Monica (Dancer)Doyle, Desmond, -1991 (Dancer)Shaw, Brian (Dancer)Grant, Alexander, 1925- (Dancer)Lawrence, Bryan (Dancer)Hynd, Ronald (Dancer)Rosson, Keith, dancer (Dancer)Drew, David (Dancer)Nerina, Nadia (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Performer)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1963 (Inferred)
Table of ContentsBirthday offering (ca. 23 min.) -- Detail of part of first dance [close shot] (ca. 1 min.) -- Principal solo as danced by Nadia Nerina (ca. 1 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1729
NotesCreation/production credits: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by Alexander Glazounow [i.e. Glazunov] ; costumes by André Levasseur ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Creation/production credits: Photography by Film Service of Edmée Wood.Performers: Performed by The Royal Ballet: Svetlana Beriosova, Annette Page, Anya Linden, Merle Park, Antoinette Sibley, Georgina Parkinson, Monica Mason, Desmond Doyle, Brian Shaw, Alexander Grant, Bryan Lawrence, Ronald Hynd, Keith Rosson, David Drew.Venue: Filmed in rehearsal with costumes in 1963.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 1 film reel (26 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18031255Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e8806800-f87d-0130-4db4-3c075448cc4b
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