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New York City Ballet

Overview
Works: 2,467 works in 3,123 publications in 7 languages and 26,978 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Animated films  Drama  Children's films  Biography  Christmas films  Filmed ballets  Documentary films  Instructional films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Performer, Dancer, Producer, Other, Photographer, Musician
Classifications: GV1786.N4, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by New York City Ballet
Barbie in the Nutcracker by Owen Hurley( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A computer-animated version of the Hoffmann classic story, brought to life in ballet by Tchaikovsky, in which a little girl receives a wooden nutcracker from her aunt. This wonderful nutcracker springs to life at night to ward off the Mouse King who has come into Clara's parlour. Though she wakes and helps the nutcracker he casts a spell on them which only the Sugarplum fairy can dispel
George Balanchine's The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new movie version of a timeless Christmas fantasy set in motion when a young girl receives the gift of a nutcracker
New York City Ballet workout( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A workout program designed for everyone that employs elements of classical ballet, consisting of: warm-up; stretches; abdominal exercises; floor barre routines; pliés; tendu; dégagé; passé; arabesque raises; reverence; little jumps; front attitude; grand battlement front
George Balanchine's The nutcracker( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new movie version of a timeless Christmas fantasy set in motion when a young girl receives the gift of a nutcracker
Choreography by Balanchine by George Balanchine( Visual )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of selected Balanchine ballets
New York City Ballet workout : fifty stretches and exercises anyone can do for a strong, graceful, and sculpted body by Peter Martins( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once confined to the world's elite rehearsal studios, New York City Ballet's stretches and exercises have now been refined by Peter Martins and his legendary company to offer a fitness program that is not only enjoyable but that also produces results. And no exercise equipment is ever needed. By combining low-impact elements of ballet dancers' daily routines with efficient strength-building exercises, New York City Ballet dancers - dazzling examples of the beauty the human form can achieve. -- from dust jacket
Tributes : celebrating fifty years of New York City Ballet( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Collected here are the exquisite paintings, sets, costumes, photography, sculpture, poetry, and writing New York City Ballet has spawned from the great creative minds of our time." Contributors include: W.H. Auden, Richard Avedon, Marc Chagall, Martha Graham, Eric Carle, Joan Didion, Madeleine L'Engle, George Plimpton, Susan Sontag, Wendy Wasserstein, and many more
Ballet 422( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 25-year-old NYCB dancer Justin Peck begins to emerge as a promising young choreographer, he is commissioned to create a new ballet for the Company's 2013 Winter Season. With unprecedented access to an elite world, the film follows Peck as he collaborates with musicians, lighting designers, costume designers and his fellow dancers to create Paz de la Jolla, NYCB's 422nd new ballet
New York City Ballet workout 2( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the next step in your ballet/fitness regime. Builds on strong ballet fundamentals and helps you sculpt a better body. In addition to original, challenging exercises, this includes a valuable introduction for those new to the joy of ballet as a conditioning program. A video glossary makes it easy to zero in on precise movements and proper body alignment
Choreography by Balanchine( Visual )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents performances of dances choreographed by Balanchine: Chaconne by Gluck and Prodigal son by Prokofiev
The Stravinsky festival of the New York City Ballet by Nancy Goldner( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unicorn, the gorgon, and the manticore, [or, The three Sundays of a poet] [a madrigal fable for chorus, ten dancers, and nine instruments] by Gian Carlo Menotti( Recording )

6 editions published in 1957 in English and Italian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dancer's way : the New York City Ballet guide to mind, body, and nutrition by Linda H Hamilton( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world-renowned New York City Ballet developed their proven wellness program to help dancers reach their potential without compromising their health. As one of the key designers of this program, former dancer and clinical psychologist Linda Hamilton, Ph.D. provides the essential principles of wellness that will help you achieve your goals in all levels and forms of dance. These include keeping yourself physically healthy, nutritionally sound, and mentally prepared as a dancer. New York City Ballet s celebrated program, here for the first time in book form, highlights every tool you ll need to stay in great shape
Accent on the offbeat( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the creation and premiere of Peter Martins's ballet Jazz (six syncopated movements)
Chaconne Prodigal son( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from ballets choreographed by George Balanchine
Water flowing together( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Offers an intimate portrait of a remarkable dancer, Jock Soto, who retired from the New York City Ballet at age forty, after a twenty-four-year career. Soto's journey as an openly gay man of Navajo Indian and Puerto Rican descent provides a rare glimpse into the life of a dancer and the disparate worlds which shaped this important artist. Soto was asked to join the New York City Ballet by George Balanchine at sixteen after first studying at the affiliated School of American Ballet on a full scholarship."--Container
NY export, opus jazz by Robert Prince( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot on location in New York City and starring an ensemble cast of New York City Ballet dancers, NY export, opus jazz takes Jerome Robbins' 1958 "ballet in sneakers" and reimagines it for a new generation in this scripted adaptation. Along with the dance film is a documentary where dance luminaries speak to the extraordinary history of the piece
Nancy Mann recreating Valse chromatique from 'Reminiscence'( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Mann coaches dancer Ashley Bouder in Valse Chromatique from Reminiscence, with music by Benjamin Godard and with movements choreographed by Balanchine in 1934-35
Robert Schumann's "Davidsbündlertänze" by Robert Schumann( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davidbündlertänze is Schumann's cycle of 18 short pieces for piano - written in 1837 and choreographed by George Balanchine in 1980. The cycle of piano pieces concerns the composer's own life . his love for his wife, his war on the critics of the day, and the conflict between the personalities within his own mind. Balanchine has taken the complex relationship between Robert and Clara Schumann to give Davidsbündlertänze its unique design - a flowing series of four couples, each dancing a different stage in the love between two people
The Merry widow( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballet of the wealthy and beautiful widow Sonia. She moves from the tiny European country, Marshovia to Paris and is courted by the suave prince Danilo who needs her money to save his country from financial ruin
 
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Tributes : celebrating fifty years of New York City Ballet
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George Balanchine's The nutcrackerNew York City Ballet workout : fifty stretches and exercises anyone can do for a strong, graceful, and sculpted bodyTributes : celebrating fifty years of New York City BalletThe dancer's way : the New York City Ballet guide to mind, body, and nutritionI was a dancerThe worlds of Lincoln KirsteinDance for a city : fifty years of the New York City Ballet