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Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR Balet

Overview
Works: 452 works in 861 publications in 5 languages and 10,687 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed ballets  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Television programs  Cultural television programs  Film adaptations  Christmas films  Televised ballets  Television plays 
Roles: Performer, Dancer, Producer
Classifications: GV1790.N88, 792.842
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Most widely held works about Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR
 
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Most widely held works by Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR
Swan lake : themes and styles by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Gene Kelly introduces viewers to this production of Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, performed by the Bolshoi Ballet, as choreographed by Yuri Grigorovich
The Nutcracker = Shchelkunchik by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Tchaikovsky's ballet in which after hearing how her toy nutcracker got his ugly face, a little girl helps break the spell and changes him into a handsome prince
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Grigorovich's Romeo and Juliet by the Bolshoi Ballet on the bicentennial anniversary of the Bolshoi Theatre
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Hoffman's fairy tale, "The nutcracker and the mouse king," the beloved classical ballet takes place one Christmas Eve in a small 19th century Russian town. Marie's brother breaks the doll given to her by her Uncle Drosselmeyer. She falls asleep and has a wonderful dream about the nutcracker's coming to life
Giselle by Adolphe Adam( Visual )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed live at the world-famous Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow [in 1975?], the Russian influence has enriched the deep, pathetic dilemma of a country girl forced to destroy the man she loves
Raymonda by Aleksandr Konstantinovich Glazunov( Visual )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raymonda is to marry Jean de Brienne, but the Saracen knight, Abderakhman, forces his attentions on her while her betrothed is on a crusade. At the last moment de Brienne returns, fights his rival and wins the hand of Raymonda
Spartacus by Aram Khachaturi︠a︡n( Visual )

23 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of the Roman slave uprising, led by Spartacus, in a film ballet
The seagull( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Russian and No Linguistic content and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video records a performance of the ballet, The Seagull, based on the play of the same name by Anton Chekhov. This production shows the ballet performance live from the historic Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, year 1980
Great pas de deux( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top dancers of the 20th century perform pas de deux from popular ballets
Katia et Volodia by Dominique Delouche( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in Russian and French and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about Ekaterina Maximova and Vladimir Vasiliev, leading dancers with the Bolshoi Ballet, which features extensive performance footage, including excerpts from Romeo & Juliet (both the Prokofiev as well as a production conceived for them by Béjart), Anyuta, Spartacus, etc. They are also seen coaching younger dancers, including Eric Vu An, Assaf Messerer, Elisabeth Maurin, and Richard Wilk
A tribute to Maya Plisetskaya by Maĭi︠a︡ Pliset︠s︡kai︠a︡( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen-Suite: In this video, Maya Plisetskaya and Alexander Godunov perform in the ballet Carmen-Suite by the choreographer Alberto Alonso, based on music by Shchedrin and Bizet. Romantic Encounter: In this video, Maya Plisetskaya and Anatoly Berdyshev perform in the ballet Romantic Encounter by the choreographer Valentin Elisariev to music by Tchaikovsky. The ballet is based on Turgenev's novel Spring Torrents. Grand Adage à la Rose: In this video, Maya Plisetskaya and Bolshoi Ballet Dancers perform Grand Adage à la Rose, from the ballet Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky. La Rose Malade: In this video, Maya Plisetskaya and Bolshoi Ballet Dancers perform in the ballet La Rose Malade by the choreographer Roland Petit to music by Gustav Mahler. Ave Maya: In this video, Maya Plisetskaya performs the ballet Ave Maya by the choreographer Maurice Béjart to music by J.S. Bach and Charles Gounod
Cinderella : a ballet by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A motion picture production of the ballet Cinderella, performed by the Bolshoi Ballet
Swan lake by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natalia Bessmertnova is soft and lyrical in the dual role of Odette and Odile. Her eminently feminine quality makes her the ideal interpreter of this classic. The elegance and magnetism of Siegfried is masterfully portrayed by Alexander Bogatyrev
Anna Karenina by Rodion Konstantinovich Shchedrin( Visual )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A completely cinematic rendering of the acclaimed ballet production by the Bolshoi Ballet, never before seen in the U.S. Deals primarily with the psychological elements of the character Anna
The nutcracker : a ballet in two acts( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bolshoi Ballet presents Yuri Grigorovich's version of The nutcracker. Act 1: Vladimir Vasiliev & Yekaterina Maximova. Act 2: Vyacheslav Gordeyev & Nadia Pavlova
Romeo and Juliet : a film-ballet based on the tragedy by Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film production of Lavrovsky's Romeo and Juliet, featuring the Bolshoi Ballet
"Les sylphides" : (Chopiniana) : a choreographic suite to the music of Frederic Chopin by Frédéric Chopin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-act ballet set to the music of Frederic Chopin, Les sylphides (a.k.a., Chopiniana) is an example of "ballet blanc" and features white clad sylphs dancing in the moonlight
The glory of the Bolshoi by Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fascinating footage of many of the company's greatest dancers draws on five years' research in Russia's film archives. Featuresblack & white and colour footage
The magic of the Bolshoi Ballet : past and present by Bolshoi Ballet( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from ballets performed by the Bolshoi Ballet from the 1930's through 1980's
The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete ballet based on Shakespeare's story of teenage lovers from different feuding families
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Swan lake : themes and styles
Alternative Names
Balet Teatru Bolszoj w Moskwie.

Ballet Bolchoï (Moskva)

Ballet Bolshoi

Ballet du Bolchoï

Ballets du Bolchoi (Soviet Union)

Balletto Bol'šoj

Bolschoi-Ballett

Bolschoi-Ballett (Soviet Union)

Bolschoi-Theater Bolschoi-Ballett

Bolʹshoĭ balet (Soviet Union)

Bolshoi ballet

Bolshoi Ballet ballet company in Moscow, Russia

Bolshoi Ballet (Moskva)

Bolshoi Ballet (Soviet Union)

Bolʹshoĭ teatr SSSR. Bolshoi Ballet

Bolshoi Theater School in Brazil

Bolshoi Theatre Ballet

Bolsjoi-balletten

Bolsjojbaletten

Bolsjojballet klassiek balletgezelschap in Moskou, Rusland

Bolsoj-balletten

Bolsoj teater ballet

Bolšoj Teatr SSSR Balet

Bolşoy Balesi

Escola do Teatro Bolshoi no Brasil

Moscow Balet

Soloists de ballet of the Bolshoi Theatre

Μπαλέτα Μπολσόι

Балет Большого театра СССР

Большой театр СССР Балет

ボリショイ・バレエ

Languages
English (146)

Russian (16)

French (4)

Spanish (2)

German (1)

Covers
"Les sylphides" : (Chopiniana) : a choreographic suite to the music of Frederic Chopin