Dance on: Violette Verdy

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Verdy, Violette, 1933- (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Producer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7425
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1535 (former)
Petit, Roland, 1924-2011
Balanchine, George
New York City Ballet
New York International Ballet Competition
Statement of responsibility: produced by Video Workshop for Dance and Theatre ; producer, Billie Mahoney ; director, James Chladek.
Venue: Taped at Metro Access Studios, New York, in 1987.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (28 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Former New York City Ballet dancer Violette Verdy discusses her career from its start in Paris with Roland Petit, to her work with George Balanchine at New York City Ballet. She also discusses the New York International Ballet Competition.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY887035509-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166622
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 08f4c700-803e-0135-bb93-11b6c851edb0
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  • 1987: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Violette Verdy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Violette Verdy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 28, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Dance on: Violette Verdy Retrieved from

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Dance on: Violette Verdy