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American Masters, Ballerina Boys
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directed by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; performed by Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, in American Masters (Film Platform, 2020), 53 mins
“The Trocks” are some of the world’s most beautiful dancers—male ballerinas who take great risks to present their dazzling ballet parody. Full of beauty and fun, “Ballerina Boys” seduces viewers into facing issues of gender, inclusion, and social justice.
directed by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Martie Barylick, fl. 2021 and Chana Gazit, fl. 1988-2017; performed by Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, in American Masters (Film Platform, 2020), 53 mins
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Dance On with Billie Mahoney, Evelyn Cisneros, Evelyn Cisneros
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produced by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, Todd Bolender Center for Dance and Creativity; interview by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney, Evelyn Cisneros, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney: Evelyn Cisneros (Kansas City, MO: Dance On Video, 2015), 30 mins
In this episode of Dance On| Billie Mahoney interviews Evelyn Cisneros| the first prima ballerina of Hispanic descent| and lead dancer at the San Francisco Ballet for nearly two decades.
produced by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, Todd Bolender Center for Dance and Creativity; interview by Billie Mahoney, 1927-, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney, Evelyn Cisneros, in Dance On with Billie Mahoney: Evelyn Cisneros (Kansas City, MO: Dance On Video, 2015), 30 mins
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Don Quixote
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; composed by Ludwig Minkus, 1826-1917 (1869); 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-; composed by Ludwig Minkus, 1826-1917 (1869); 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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Economist Video, Misty Copeland: Why Ballet Has So Few Black Dancers
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produced by The Economist; interview by Anne McElvoy, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2020), 11 mins
Misty Copeland made history by becoming the first black female principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre. She talks to The Economist about the lack of diversity in ballet.
produced by The Economist; interview by Anne McElvoy, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2020), 11 mins
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