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Don Quixote
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Martin Yates, 1958-; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Hugh Vanstone, fl. 1998; produced by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Christina Arestis, fl. 1999, Elizabeth Harrod, fl. 2004, Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Bennet Gartside, fl. 1995, Laura Morera, fl. 1995, Hirano Ryoichi, fl. 2001, Philip Mosley, 1967-, Christopher Saunders, fl. 1983, Carlos Acosta, 1973- and Marianela Núñez, 1982-, Royal Ballet, in Don Quixote (London, England: Opus Arte, 2013), 2 hours 19 mins
Carlos Acosta’s first venture directing one of ballet’s 19th century classics was eagerly anticipated, as was his own starring role in the production (as Basilio), opposite the Argentinian Royal Ballet principal Marianela Nuñez (Kitri). Packed cinemas for the live relay, as well as sold-out houses for his per...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by Martin Yates, 1958-; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Hugh Vanstone, fl. 1998; produced by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Christina Arestis, fl. 1999, Elizabeth Harrod, fl. 2004, Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Bennet Gartside, fl. 1995, Laura Morera, fl. 1995, Hirano Ryoichi, fl. 2001, Philip Mosley, 1967-, Christopher Saunders, fl. 1983, Carlos Acosta, 1973- and Marianela Núñez, 1982-, Royal Ballet, in Don Quixote (London, England: Opus Arte, 2013), 2 hours 19 mins
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Hans van Manen: Black Cake (Bavarian State Ballet)
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directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; choreographed by Hans van Manen, 1932-; designed by Keso Dekker, 1946-, Keso Dekker, 1946-, Joop Caboort; performed by Bavarian State Ballet, in Black Cake (Digital Classics Distribution), 31 mins
The scene for van Manen’s Black Cake is a society party. Elegantly-dressed couples dance with each other and his choreography reveals a whole range of undercurrents in the relationships between the men and women. In the finale, the party-goers succumb to the influence of alcohol and all pretence of sophisticated...
directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; choreographed by Hans van Manen, 1932-; designed by Keso Dekker, 1946-, Keso Dekker, 1946-, Joop Caboort; performed by Bavarian State Ballet, in Black Cake (Digital Classics Distribution), 31 mins
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'Judgment of Paris' Excerpt
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composed by Eric Hyrst; choreographed by Webster Young, 1932-2003; produced by Webster Young, 1932-2003 and Thomas Frantz, fl. 1990; performed by Eric Hyrst and Webster Young, 1932-2003, State Ballet of Oregon (The Cinema Guild, 1990), 9 mins
Documentary on the collaboration of choreographer Eric Hyrst and composer Webster Young, illustrated with rehearsal and performance footage of their works, as performed by the State Ballet of Oregon at an outdoor theater in Ashland, Oregon. Highlighted works are Summer ballet and The judgment of Paris; other excer...
composed by Eric Hyrst; choreographed by Webster Young, 1932-2003; produced by Webster Young, 1932-2003 and Thomas Frantz, fl. 1990; performed by Eric Hyrst and Webster Young, 1932-2003, State Ballet of Oregon (The Cinema Guild, 1990), 9 mins
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L'enfant et les sortilèges
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choreographed by Jiří Kylián, 1947-; performed by Francoise Ogeas, fl. 1954, Jeanine Collard, 1923-, Jane Berbié, 1931-, Heinz Rehfuss, Camille Maurane, 1911-2010, Michel Sénéchal, 1927-, Sylvaine Gilma, fl. 1960, Colette Herzog, fl. 2003, Marly Knoben, fl. 1983, Roslyn Anderson, fl. 1972, Steven Sheriff, fl. 1997, Leigh Matthews, fl. 1989, Karin Heininck, fl. 1997, Michael Sanders, 1951-2003, Pascale Mosselmans, fl. 1985, Aryeh Weiner, Jean-Yves Esquerre, fl. 1986, Sabine Kupferberg, fl. 1983, Joke Zijlstra, fl. 1982, Jean-Louis Cabané, 1955-, Nacho Duato, 1957-, Catherine Allard, fl. 1980, Fiona Lummis, Philip Taylor, fl. 1980, Teresina Mosco, Kirsten Debrock, fl. 2006, Brigitte Martin, fl. 1999 and Christine Tanner, fl. 1981 (ArtHaus Musik, 1997), 51 mins
These two ballet recordings, based on the music of the French composer Maurice Ravel and the Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev, are recommended to every child, youth and adult whose heart and mind are open for a musical and dancing encounter with the world of fairy tales. Both of them are about a small boy and his...
choreographed by Jiří Kylián, 1947-; performed by Francoise Ogeas, fl. 1954, Jeanine Collard, 1923-, Jane Berbié, 1931-, Heinz Rehfuss, Camille Maurane, 1911-2010, Michel Sénéchal, 1927-, Sylvaine Gilma, fl. 1960, Colette Herzog, fl. 2003, Marly Knoben, fl. 1983, Roslyn Anderson, fl. 1972, Steven Sheriff, fl. 1997, Leigh Matthews, fl. 1989, Karin Heininck, fl. 1997, Michael Sanders, 1951-2003, Pascale Mosselmans, fl. 1985, Aryeh Weiner, Jean-Yves Esquerre, fl. 1986, Sabine Kupferberg, fl. 1983, Joke Zijlstra, fl. 1982, Jean-Louis Cabané, 1955-, Nacho Duato, 1957-, Catherine Allard, fl. 1980, Fiona Lummis, Philip Taylor, fl. 1980, Teresina Mosco, Kirsten Debrock, fl. 2006, Brigitte Martin, fl. 1999 and Christine Tanner, fl. 1981 (ArtHaus Musik, 1997), 51 mins
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Mayerling
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directed by Monica Mason, 1941-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Kenneth MacMillan, 1929-1992; designed by Nicholas Georgiadis, CBE, 1923-2001, Nicholas Georgiadis, CBE, 1923-2001, John B. Read; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Irek Mukhamedov, 1960-, Viviana Durante, 1967-, Jane Burn, Derek Rencher, 1932-, Nicola Tranah, fl. 1992-2003, Lesley Collier, 1947-, Gerd Larsen, 1921-, Matthew Hart, Jacqui Tallis, Darcey Bussell, 1969-, Stephen Wicks, Stuart Cassidy, fl. 2010, Adam Cooper, 1971-, Errol Pickford, William Trevitt, 1970-, Linda Finnie, 1952-, Anthony Twiner, Christopher Newton, fl. 1954, David Pickering, fl. 1990, Sarah Wildor, 1972-, Luke Heydon, Gail Taphouse, Muriel Valtat, Leana Palmer, Iain Webb and Matthew Trent, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 7 mins
This is a performance of Mayerling, performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and The Royal Ballet, and conducted by Matthew Trent.
directed by Monica Mason, 1941-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Sir Kenneth MacMillan, 1929-1992; designed by Nicholas Georgiadis, CBE, 1923-2001, Nicholas Georgiadis, CBE, 1923-2001, John B. Read; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Irek Mukhamedov, 1960-, Viviana Durante, 1967-, Jane Burn, Derek Rencher, 1932-, Nicola Tranah, fl. 1992-2003, Lesley Collier, 1947-, Gerd Larsen, 1921-, Matthew Hart, Jacqui Tallis, Darcey Bussell, 1969-, Stephen Wicks, Stuart Cassidy, fl. 2010, Adam Cooper, 1971-, Errol Pickford, William Trevitt, 1970-, Linda Finnie, 1952-, Anthony Twiner, Christopher Newton, fl. 1954, David Pickering, fl. 1990, Sarah Wildor, 1972-, Luke Heydon, Gail Taphouse, Muriel Valtat, Leana Palmer, Iain Webb and Matthew Trent, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 7 mins
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Paquita: Variations
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directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; composed by Ludwig Minkus, 1826-1917; conducted by Viktor Fedotov, 1933-2001; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Ves Harper, 1940-2004, Jørgen S. Johannessen; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Lyubov Kunakova, 1951-, Larissa Lezhnina, 1969-, Veronika Ivanova, Irina Zhelonkhina and Alexandra Koltun, Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre (Kirov), St Petersburg and Mariinsky Ballet; in Paquita (ArtHaus Musik, 1991), 15 mins
Ballets in Profile: The Kirov Ballet St. Petersburg: Chopiniana, Petrushka, Barber’s Adagio, Le Corsaire (Pas de Deux), The Fairy Doll, Markitenka (Pas de Six), Paquita Not just in insider circles, the Russian Kirov Ballet of St. Petersburg is considered one of the world"s leading ballet ensembles. On this DVD v...
directed by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; composed by Ludwig Minkus, 1826-1917; conducted by Viktor Fedotov, 1933-2001; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Ves Harper, 1940-2004, Jørgen S. Johannessen; produced by Thomas Grimm, 1942-; performed by Lyubov Kunakova, 1951-, Larissa Lezhnina, 1969-, Veronika Ivanova, Irina Zhelonkhina and Alexandra Koltun, Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre (Kirov), St Petersburg and Mariinsky Ballet; in Paquita (ArtHaus Musik, 1991), 15 mins
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Peter and the Wolf
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directed by Monica Mason, 1941-; conducted by Paul Murphy; choreographed by Matthew Hart; designed by Ian Spurling, Ian Spurling, John B. Read; produced by Tony Hall, fl. 1991; performed by Chisato Katsura, Laurine Muccioli, Charlotte Edmonds, Kilian Smith, Will Kemp, 1977- and Sergei Polunin, 1989-, Royal Ballet School and Royal Ballet Sinfonia (Opus Arte, 2011), 32 mins
Peter and the Wolf, Prokofiev’s musical fairy tale, has been delighting children since 1936. Nearly 60 years later, in 1995, the young choreographer Matthew Hart created a witty choreographed version for the Royal Ballet School with designs by Ian Spurling. Described as ‘an utterly delightful ballet and a perfec...
directed by Monica Mason, 1941-; conducted by Paul Murphy; choreographed by Matthew Hart; designed by Ian Spurling, Ian Spurling, John B. Read; produced by Tony Hall, fl. 1991; performed by Chisato Katsura, Laurine Muccioli, Charlotte Edmonds, Kilian Smith, Will Kemp, 1977- and Sergei Polunin, 1989-, Royal Ballet School and Royal Ballet Sinfonia (Opus Arte, 2011), 32 mins
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La Ronde
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directed by Norman Campbell, 1924-2004; composed by Erich Wolfgang Korngold, 1897-1957; conducted by Ermanno Florio, 1954-; choreographed by Glen Tetley, 1926-2007; designed by John MacFarlane, John MacFarlane, Jennifer Tipton, 1937- and Gil Densham; produced by W. Paterson Ferns, 1945-, Cheryl Knapp, fl. 1991 and Norman Campbell, 1924-2004; performed by Ronda Nychka, 1966-, John Alleyne, Kimberly Glasco, Rex Harrington, 1962-, Martine Lamy, 1965-, Peter Ottman, Kim Lightheart, Owen Montague, Karen Kain, 1951- and Frank Augustyn, 1953-, National Ballet of Canada and National Ballet of Canada Orchestra (ArtHaus Musik, 1989), 50 mins
This performance, directed by Norman Campbell, features "La Ronde", performed by the National Ballet of Canada and the National Ballet of Canada Orchestra.
directed by Norman Campbell, 1924-2004; composed by Erich Wolfgang Korngold, 1897-1957; conducted by Ermanno Florio, 1954-; choreographed by Glen Tetley, 1926-2007; designed by John MacFarlane, John MacFarlane, Jennifer Tipton, 1937- and Gil Densham; produced by W. Paterson Ferns, 1945-, Cheryl Knapp, fl. 1991 and Norman Campbell, 1924-2004; performed by Ronda Nychka, 1966-, John Alleyne, Kimberly Glasco, Rex Harrington, 1962-, Martine Lamy, 1965-, Peter Ottman, Kim Lightheart, Owen Montague, Karen Kain, 1951- and Frank Augustyn, 1953-, National Ballet of Canada and National Ballet of Canada Orchestra (ArtHaus Musik, 1989), 50 mins
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Royal Opera House, Stravinsky Staged: Documentary
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Deborah Bull, 1963- and Michael Berkeley, 1948-, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 24 mins
This exciting programme presents two of his seminal works to scores commissioned by Serge Diaghilev for his Ballets Russes: The Firebird and Les Noces. Michael Berkeley and Deborah Bull discover more about the ballets and the people who created them. Deborah Bull also dances Nijinsky's version of The Rite of Sprin...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Deborah Bull, 1963- and Michael Berkeley, 1948-, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 24 mins
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Royal Opera House, The Firebird
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; choreographed by Michel Fokine, 1880-1942; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Jonathan Cope, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976 and David Drew, fl. 1955, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 49 mins
This exciting programme presents two of his seminal works to scores commissioned by Serge Diaghilev for his Ballets Russes: The Firebird and Les Noces. Michael Berkeley and Deborah Bull discover more about the ballets and the people who created them. Deborah Bull also dances Nijinsky's version of The Rite of Sprin...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; choreographed by Michel Fokine, 1880-1942; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Jonathan Cope, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976 and David Drew, fl. 1955, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 49 mins
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