Petit, Roland 1924-2011
Most widely held works about Roland Petit
Most widely held works by Roland Petit
Daddy long legs ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
A playboy traveling through Europe anonymously sponsers a lovely young girl whom he sends to college in America. Complications arise when they meet two years later and fall in love.
Carmen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Ballet set to George Bizet's classic music.
Nureyev ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Biography of dancer Rudolf Nureyev with extensive archive material and extracts from ballet performances. Mentor Ninette de Valois, partner Margot Fonteyn, choreographer Roland Petit, dancer Sylvie Guillem and others comment on truth and legends surrounding Nureyev.
Roland Petit's Carmen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
A ballet version of the famous story of Carmen and her star-crossed lover, Don José.
Puss in boots Le chat botté ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Ballet based on the story by Charles Perrault.
L'Ange bleu ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Ballet presentation of The blue angel.
Natalia Makarova in a class of her own ; with Roland Petit and Irina Yakobsen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
A portrait of one of the 20th century's greatest dancers.
Black tights from the ballets of Paris of Roland Petit ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Presents four ballets by choreographer Roland Petit and the Ballets de Paris company: The diamond crusher (La croqueuse de diamants), Cyrano de Bergerac, A merry mourning (Devil en 24 heures), and Carmen.
Transformation for life : healing and growth for adult children of alcoholics and others by Roland Petit ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Black tights ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Presents four ballets by choreographer Roland Petit, set against the sights of Paris.
Pique Dame ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Ballet by Roland Petit based on the story, The Queen of Spades / by Alexander Pushkin.
White nights ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Thriller set in the Soviet Union, involving a defecting dancer played by Mikhail Baryshnikov. The film includes an excerpt from Roland Petit's Jeune homme et la mort, performed by Mikhail Baryshnikov and Florence Faure.
Clavigo un ballet ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"Recounts the agonies of a weak-willed lover torn between the bidding of his heart and his evil spirit urging him to serve his own interests, leading him to forsake true love in favour of a life of debauchery"--Program notes.
Le Jeune homme et la mort The young man and death ; &, Carmen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Notre-Dame de Paris un ballet ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Black tights from the ballets of Roland Petit ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Presents four ballets choreographed by Roland Petit. Includes Petit's version of Carmen.
Proust, ou, Les intermittences du cœur un ballet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Reprise of Roland Petit's 1988 ballet in 13 tableaux in 2 acts based on À la recherche du temps perdu by Marcel Proust. Set to music by various composers.
Zizi Jeanmaire dances Roland Petit ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Three Roland Petit ballets featuring Zizi Jeanmaire.
Il pipistrello balletto ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Black tights from the ballets de Paris of Roland Petit ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Collection of four ballets choreographed by Roland Petit.
Ballet Ballet dancers Ballet in motion pictures, television, etc. Ballets Biographical films Biographical films Biography Carmen (Fictitious character) Choreographers Cyrano de Bergerac,--1619-1655 Dancers Documentary films Documentary films Drama Fairy tales Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Folklore Fonteyn, Margot,--1919-1991 France France--Paris French students History Interviews Jeune homme et la mort (Choreographic work : Petit, R) Liepa, Ilze Love Makarova, Natalia,--1940- Massachusetts May-December romances Mérimée, Prosper,--1803-1870 Millionaires Musical films Musical films Music videos New York (State)--New York Nonfiction films Nureyev, Rudolf,--1938-1993 Opéra de Paris.--Ballet Orphans Petit, Roland,--1924-2011 Portraits Romance films Self-actualization (Psychology)--Religious aspects Spirituality Tap dancing T︠S︡iskaridze, Nikolaĭ Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women
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Multiple languages (7)