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Nureyev, Rudolf 1938-1993

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Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Swan Lake is regarded as one of the greatest works in the art of ballet. The magic of Tchaikovsky's music, embodying the love of Prince Siegfried for the enchanted Swan Queen, has greatly contributed to making this the best-loved of all classical ballets ... Prince Siegfried celebrates his twenty-first birthday; his mother tells him it is time to marry, but he prefers to go hunting. Alone, by a lakeside, he sees a swan who turns to human form. She is an enchanted princess who can be saved only by ture love. He promises this, but is tricked by the wicked magician who disguises his own daughter as the swan-maiden"--Container
Romeo and Juliet : ballet in three acts by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famed Royal Ballet production of MacMillan's work, featuring Nureyev and Fonteyn
Romeo and Juliet by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

24 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the famed Royal Ballet production featuring Nureyev and Fonteyn at the peak of their careers. Includes scene-by-scene synopsis and biographies of Nureyev, Fonteyn, and Prokofiev
Cage Cunningham by Elliot Caplan( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines archival material and eight years of world tour footage to document the 50 year collaboration between composer John Cage and dancer/choreographer Merce Cunningham
Don Quixote by L Minkus( Visual )

16 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudolf Nureyev and Lucette Aldous are young lovers whose romance flourishes with the assistance of Helpmann, who plays the title role of Don Quixote
Giselle by Adolphe Adam( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Giselle, a peasant girl, who goes mad and dies of a broken heart when she discovers that her beloved is a nobleman betrothed to another. Her spirit becomes one of the Wilis, the lost souls of young women who died betrayed in love
An evening with the Royal Ballet by Anthony Havelock-Allan( Visual )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program presents a gala evening of classical ballet featuring the legendary team of Rudolf Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn
Swan Lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

45 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this production, Nureyev chooses to scuttle the traditional black swan music, which is considered by some to be a glaring flaw. However, both Nureyev and Fonteyn are in their prime, especially in the dramatic pas de deux
Fonteyn and Nureyev : the perfect partnership( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video traces the partnership of Fonteyn & Nureyev from its inception to its grand finale 17 years later
Great pas de deux( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top dancers of the 20th century perform pas de deux from popular ballets
Swan Lake : ballet in 4 acts by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

21 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Perhaps the most popular ballet video ever released, this version of Tchaikovsky's beloved work stars one of the most famous classical dance partnerships of all time: Rudolf Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn. Nureyev choreographed this production for the Vienna State Opera"--Container
Cinderella by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern-day retelling of the fairy tale Cinderella
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchaikovsky's classic ballet version of Nutcracker in an historic performance from 1968
Ballet favourites( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of excerpts from ballets showcases the talents of many of the greatest dancers of recent years
Tout près des étoiles : les danseurs de l'Opéra de Paris = Etoiles : dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the legacy of the famed Paris Opera Ballet by weaving together rehearsals, interviews and snapshots as the dancers work on classical ballets as well as contempary works. Delve into the psychology of dance by talking candidly with some of the biggest stars in dance today, who give perspectives on how and why they endure the emotional and physical hardships of the drive to be on stage
Nureyev : a portrait by Rudolf Nureyev( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the publicity he generated, Nureyev rarely revealed anything of his private life and thoughts, but for this exclusive television biography, made just two years before his tragic death in 1993, he told his own story in his own words. Interviewed on his Mediterranean island, he looks back on his career, which is recalled in a dazzling array of archive clips. His sister, his first dance teacher, Ninette de Valois and Margot Fonteyn, among others, contribute their insights to this programme
The glory of the Kirov by Leningradskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ akademicheskiĭ teatr opery i baleta imeni S.M. Kirova( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the early days of this century, the Maryinsky Ballet, later the Kirov, dazzled audiences with the beauty of the dance. Five years research in Russia's archives has unearthed fascinating footage, much of it never before available in the West, of many of the company's great dancers
La bayadère : ballet de l'Opéra de Paris by L Minkus( Visual )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exotic and mysterious India serves as the backdrop to this story of doomed love between the warrior Solor and the bayadere, Nikiya, who is killed by her jealous rival, Gamzatti. Starring Isabelle Guerin, Laurent Hilaire, and Elisabeth Platel
Margot Fonteyn by Patricia Foy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just two years before she died, Margot Fonteyn finally agreed to tell the full story of her life for this exclusive television biography. It was made at her home in Panama and is the only personal account of her life and career that exists on film. It includes archive footage of many of her great roles and extensive newsreel coverage of key events in her life
The Sleeping beauty by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dedicated to Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty, the first ballet Rudolf Nureyev performed in after his defection from the Soviet Union and one of the last grand ballets he choreographed
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Swan lake
Romeo and JulietDon QuixoteFonteyn and Nureyev : the perfect partnershipThe glory of the KirovLa bayadère : ballet de l'Opéra de ParisNureyev, his lifeNureyev : the life
Alternative Names
Noerejev, Rudolf 1938-1993

Noureev, Rudolf

Noureev, Rudolf 1938-1993

Noureev, Rudolf Gametovitch

Noureev, Rudolf Gametovitch 1938-1993

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Nouregeph, Rountolf, 1938-1993

Nouregeph, Rountolph

Nouregeph, Rountolph 1938-1993

Noureïev, Rudolf Gametovitch 1938-1983

Noureïev, Rudolf Gametovitch 1938-1993

Noureiev, Rudolph

Noureiev, Rudolph 1938-1983

Noureiev Rudolph 1938-1993

Nureev, R.Ch 1938-1993

Nureev, Rudolf.

Nureev, Rudolʹf 1938-1993

Nureev, Rudol'f Ch 1938-1993

Nureev, Rudolf Chametovič

Nureev, Rudolʹf Chametovič 1938-1993

Nureev, Rudol'f G. 1938-1993

Nureev, Rudolʹf Gametovič 1938-1983

Nureev, Rudol'f Hametovič

Nureev Rudolʹf Hametovič 1938-1993

Nureev, Rudolʹf Khametovich

Nureev, Rudolʹf Khametovich 1938-1993

Nurejev, Rudolf

Nurejev, Rudolf 1938-1993

Nurejev, Rudol'f Chametovič 1938-1993

Nurejev, Rudol'f Gametovič 1938-1993

Nurejevs, Rūdolfs 1938-1993

Nurejew, Rudolf

Nurejew, Rudolf 1938-1993

Nurejew, Rudolf Chametowitsch 1938-1993

Nurejew, Rudolf G. 1938-1993

Nurejew, Rudolf Gametowitsch 1938-1993


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Nureyev, Rudolf Hametovich

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Nureyev, Rudolf Hametovitch, 1938-1993

Nureyev, Rudolph

Nureyev, Rudolph 1938-1993

Nureyev, Rudolph Hametovitch

Nureyev, Rudolph Hametovitch 1938-1993

Nuriejew, Rudolf

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Nuriev, Rudolf 1938-1993

Nuriev, Rudolʹf Chametovič 1938-1993

Nuriev, Rudolʹf Chämit uly 1938-1993

Nuriev Rudolʹf Hametovič 1938-1993

Nuriev, Rudolf Möxämmät ulı 1938-1993

Nuriev, Rudolf Xämät ulı 1938-1993

Nurijev, Rudol'f Chämit uly 1938-1993

Nurijevs, Rūdolfs 1938-1993

Rudolf Chametowitsch Nurejew russisch-österreichischer Ballett-Tänzer

Rudolf Noerejev Russisch balletdanser (1938-1993)

Rudolf Noureev

Rudol'f Nureev Ballerino e coreografo sovietico

Rudolf Nureiev

Rudolf Nurejev

Rudolf Nurejev sovjetisk balettdansör

Rudolf Nureyev

Rudolf Nureyev Soviet ballet dancer and choreographer

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Rudolf Nuriev

Rudol'f Nuriev ballerino, coreografo e direttore d'orchestra russo

Rudolph Nureyev

Rudolph Nureyev balettművész

Rudolph Nureyev Dancer, actor

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Нуреев Р. Х

Нуреев Р. Х. 1938-1993

Нуреев, Рудольф 1938-1993

Нуреев, Рудольф Гаметович 1938-1993

Нуреев, Рудольф (Рудольф Хаметович), 1938-1993

Нуре́ев, Рудо́льф Хаме́тович

Нуреев, Рудольф Хаметович 1938-1993

Нуреев, Рудольф Хамитович 1938-1993

Нуриев Рудольф Хаметович 1938-1993

Нуриев, Рудольф Хәмит улы 1938-1993

Нурєєв Рудольф Хаметович

Рудолф Нуреев

Рудолф Нурејев

Рудольф Нуриев

Рудольф Хаметавіч Нурыеў

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