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MacGibbon, Ross

Overview
Works: 259 works in 622 publications in 6 languages and 11,117 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Drama  Filmed ballets  Filmed performances  Film adaptations  Filmed dance  Televised ballets  Documentary films  Cultural television programs  Television plays 
Roles: Director, Producer, Restager , fmd, Performer, Editor, tld, Film editor, Author, fmp, Other, Interviewee, dir
Classifications: GV1790, 792.842
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Swan lake by Petr I Čajkovskij( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Wright and Galina Samsova's production of Tchaikovsky's universally popular ballet, performed by The Royal Swedish Opera Ballet Company. First staged in 1877, Swan Lake continues to be the most universally popular of the classical ballets, both for its music and its story. Wright and Samsova originally created the version performed here for Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet in 1981. This version is renowned for its beauty and clear narration, with a rich choreography blending the Russian and British classical traditions
Henry IV, part 2 by Ross MacGibbon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2 includes some of the greatest moments in Shakespeare: the deathbed scene of the old King henry IV, when Hal contemplates the crown; and Hal's devastating rejection of Falstaff himself
The firebird ; & Les noces by Igor Féodorovitch Stravinski( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La noces: presents the ritual of a Russian folk wedding in dance form
Moon Water by Huaimin Lin( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a performance of "Moon Water" by Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara's Christmas Eve dreams come to life as snowflakes, sugarplum fairies, and her treasured toy nutcracker dance with her and her family
Cursive II by Ross MacGibbon( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by the aesthetics of Chinese calligraphy, this work is both commanding and seductive"--Container
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew tells the tale of the sharp-tongued Kate, who must marry before her younger sister, Bianca, is allowed to find a suitor. Undaunted by her waspish reputation Petruchio attempts to woo the not-so-fair maiden, but is faced with a tirade of poisonous insults."
Giselle by Adolphe Adam( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Ballet performs Marius Petipa's version of the ballet Giselle
The Kirov celebrates Nijinsky by Kirov Ballet( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mikhail Fokine was Diaghilev's chief choreographer 1909-1914 and he is considered to have been the creator of modern dance. This sparkling Russian gala features four Fokine ballets, all associated with Nijinsky. Recorded live from the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, the Kirov Ballet brings to life, once again, the full glory of the Ballets Russes"--Kultur's website
Les noces( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Russian and English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter and the wolf by Sergeĭ Sergeevich Prokofʹev( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballet about a small boy and his dealings with a wolf
Balanchine Foundation video archives( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dame Alicia Markova reconstructs George Balanchine's choreography for the role of the Nightingale, which she created in his ballet Le chant du rossignol (The song of the nightingale) for Serge Diaghilev's Ballets Russes in 1925. She begins by describing the action (based on the fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen) as the music is played, then works intensively with dancer Iohna Loots on the nightingale's variation and pas de deux with Death, a role intended to be performed by a female dancer. Historians Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer, who assisted in the reconstruction, appear briefly on camera
Cinderella( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birmingham Royal Ballet's award-winning chief choreographer, David Bintley, creates his own stunning new Cinderella fairy story. Accomplished dancers and actors Elisha Willis and Iain Mackay add great energy to this more modern, stunning musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale
La fille mal gardée( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firebird by Igor Stravinski( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ivan brings a golden feather from the Firebird to the Tsar, he is ordered to present the entire bird, or lose his life. In addition, he is commended to retrieve the princess Vassilisa from afar for the Tsar to marry. However, the archer Ivan falls in love with the princess
Ondine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary( Visual )

in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Bourne's Swan lake by Pjotr Iljitsj Tsjaikovski( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Bourne's reinterpretation of Swan lake, which features male dancers in traditionally female roles
Elite syncopations ; The Judas tree ; Concerto( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kenneth MacMillan's ... three very different ballets. The colourful, humorous Elite Syncopations, set to the easy-going rhythms of ragtime, is in start contrast to The Judas Tree, which depicts the horrific fate of a woman at the hands of 13 men -- a contemporary theme with biblical associations. Concerto, to Shostakovich's Pian Concerto No. 2, is an abstract work of beauty, exuberance, and reflection"--Original container
La bayadère by L Minkus( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marius Petipa's exotic ballet, set in legendary India, is a story of love, death and vengeful judgement. Natalia Makarova's recreation of Petipa's choreography, with atmospheric sets by Pier Luigi Samaritini and costumes by Yolanda Sonnabend, stars Tamara Rojo as the Bayadère (temple dancer) Nikiya, Carlos Acosta as Solor, and Marianela Nuñez as Gamzatti, whose alluring presence challenges Solor's love for Nikiya
 
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Ross MacGibbon British ballet dancer

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