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Title
Dansens trollkarl
Additional title: Rite of spring (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Symphonie pour un homme seul (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Nijinsky, clown of God (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Dionysos (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Bolero (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Mass for the present time (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Malraux ou la métamorphose des dieux (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Thalassa - mare nostrum (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Additional title: Bhakti (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Names
Béjart, Maurice (Choreographer)
Rasch, Ellen, 1920-2015 (Commentator)
Holmgren, Bjørn, 1920- (Commentator)
Limon, Jean-Marie (Commentator)
Donn, Jorge (Commentator)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Commentator)
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Dancer)
Ek, Niklas (Commentator)
Onne, Madeleine (Dancer)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)
Pliset︠s︡kai︠a︡, Maĭi︠a︡, 1925-2015 (Dancer)
Aberlé, Viola (Director)
Andersson, Gerd (Director)
Reuterswärd, Måns (Producer)
Kungliga Baletten (Stockholm, Sweden) (Dancer)
Ballet du XXe siècle (Belgium) (Dancer)
Mudra (Brussels, Belgium) (Dancer)
Mudra afrique (Dakar, Senegal) (Dancer)
Béjart, Maurice (Dancer)
Béjart, Maurice (Speaker)
Rasch, Ellen, 1920-2015 (Dancer)
Holmgren, Bjørn, 1920- (Dancer)
Donn, Jorge (Dancer)
Ek, Niklas (Dancer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1987
Table of Contents
DANCE CONTENTS. - Choreography by Béjart. Excerpts from: Möte med en okänd. Music: Franska Sånger. Danced by Rasch, Béjart, and Holmgren. - Eldfågeln [Firebird, 1950 version]. Music: Igor Stravinsky. Danced by Rasch, Gun Skogberg, Béjart, and Holmgren. - Symphonie pour un homme seul. Music: Pierre Henri and Pierre Schaeffer. Danced by Michelle Seigneuret, Béjart, and ensemble. - Nijinsky, clown of God. Music: Pierre Henri. Danced by Jorge Donn. - Dionysos [rehearsal]. Music: M. Hadjidakis. Danced by Cecilia Mones Ruiz and Maurice Courchay. - Bolero. Music: Maurice Ravel. Danced by Maya Plisetskaya and male ensemble. - Messe pour le temps présent. Music: Pierre Henri. Danced by the Ballet du XXe Siècle. - Malraux. Music: H. Le Bars. Danced by the Ballet du XXe Siècle. - [Rehearsal with Baryshnikov]. Music: Duke Ellington. - Greek dances. Music: Mikis Theodorakis. Danced by the Ballet du XXe Siècle. - Bhakti. Music: Traditional Indian music. Danced by Hitomi Asakawa, Tania Barr, Maina Gielgud, Paolo Bortoluzzi, and Germinal Casado. - Våroffer [The rite of spring]. Music: Igor Stravinsky. Danced by members of the Royal Swedish Ballet: Madeleine Onne, Niklas Ek, and ensemble.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9062
Topics
Béjart, Maurice
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Motion pictures
Documentary films
Interviews
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Documentary by Viola Aberlé and Gerd Andersson. Produced by Måns Reuterswärd for Swedish Television.
Language: Titles mainly in Swedish; commentaries in Swedish, English, and French (no translations).
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (56 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
Documentary on Maurice Béjart, who discusses (in English) his life, work, and ideas. Additional commentaries by Ellen Rasch, Björn Holmgren, and Niklas Ek (in Swedish), Jean-Marie Limon and Jorge Donn (in French), and Natalia Makarova (in English). Includes footage of the Ballet du XXe Siècle in class and rehearsal, the Mudra school in Brussels, and the now defunct Mudra Afrique.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
Swedish
English
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896040878-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167945
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4640af40-9304-0138-787c-65f24af04e95
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1987: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dansens trollkarl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987. http://lizard.digital.nypl.org/items/7840945f-26c5-408c-8958-e67dbe6c6f7e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dansens trollkarl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 24, 2020. http://lizard.digital.nypl.org/items/7840945f-26c5-408c-8958-e67dbe6c6f7e

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Dansens trollkarl Retrieved from http://lizard.digital.nypl.org/items/7840945f-26c5-408c-8958-e67dbe6c6f7e

Wikipedia Citation

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Dansens trollkarl