The Royal Ballet in Symphonic variationsAdditional title: Symphonic variations (Choreographic work : Ashton)Additional title: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Symphonic variations
NamesAshton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Fedorovitch, Sophie (Costume designer)Fedorovitch, Sophie (Set designer)Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991 (Dancer)Somes, Michael, 1917-1994 (Dancer)Lindsay, Rosemary (Dancer)Page, Annette (Dancer)Trecu, Pirmin (Dancer)Shaw, Brian (Dancer)Royal Ballet (Associated name)Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation (Funder)
Edmée Wood Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1958 (Questionable)
Table of ContentsSymphonic variations (ca. 18 min.) -- [Three close-up sections] (3 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1730Shelf locator: *MGZHB 8-1355
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Frederick Ashton ; music by César Franck ; decor and costumes by Sophie Fedorovitch ; performed by The Royal Ballet.Date: British Film Institute catalog record lists the performance year as 1958. The New York Public Library information lists the performance year as 1959.Conservation history: British Film Institute's Film & TV database lists the title as: Royal Ballet in rehearsal: Symphonic variations.Creation/production credits: Photography by Edmée Wood Films ; piano, Jean Gilbert.Performers: Performed by The Royal Ballet: Margot Fonteyn, Michael Somes, Rosemary Lindsay, Brian Shaw, Annette Page, Pirmin Trecu.Venue: Filmed at rehearsal in practice clothes in 1958 or 1959.Funding: Transferred to video and cataloged with funds provided by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (21 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersOther local Identifier: Edmee Wood CollectionNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18031285Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3e45e00-f87d-0130-d098-3c075448cc4b
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