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Petit, Roland 1924-2011

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Daddy long legs by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member 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 by Georges Bizet( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballet version of the famous story of Carmen and her star-crossed lover, Don José
Nureyev : a portrait by Rudolf Nureyev( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film biography of the world's most famous ballet dancer, Rudolf Nureyev, made shortly before his death in 1993. The film traces Nureyev's life starting from his hometown of Ufa, the town in the foothills of Russia's Ural Mountains where he grew up, and includes the recollections of his sister, his former headmistress, the dance teacher who first discovered his talents, and the prima ballerina at the Kirov Theatre who was Nureyev's first dancing partner
A tribute to Maya Plisetskaya by Maĭi︠a︡ Pliset︠s︡kai︠a︡( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 179 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
Hans Christian Andersen by Frank Loesser( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hans Christian Andersen, a young Danish cobbler with a special gift of storytelling, weaves his tales of magic for the children of Copenhagen
Black tights : from the ballets of Paris of Roland Petit( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four ballets by choreographer Roland Petit and the Ballets de Paris company staged for the camera: La croqueuse de diamants, Cyrano de Bergerac, Deuil en 24 heures, and Carmen
Proust, ou, Les intermittences du cœur : un ballet( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 76 WorldCat member 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. Choreographed to music by various composers
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 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides adult children of alcoholics a plan to heal from the past and build a new life
Black tights by Maurice Chevalier( Visual )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents four ballets by choreographer Roland Petit, set against the sights of Paris
L'Ange bleu by Roland Petit( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballet presentation of The blue angel
Le Jeune homme et la mort = The young man and death ; &, Carmen by Opéra de Paris( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in French and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television film version of the ballet Le jeune homme et la mort, followed by a compilation of excerpts from Rudolf Nureyev's performance on the Bell Telephone Hour
Clavigo : un ballet by Gabriel Yared( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member 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
Zizi Jeanmaire dances Roland Petit by Roland Petit( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Roland Petit ballets featuring Zizi Jeanmaire
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 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of one of the 20th century's greatest dancers
White nights by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member 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
Roland Petit : une chorégraphe et ses danseurs by Roland Petit( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in French and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J'ai dansé sur les flots by Roland Petit( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De New York à Sydney en passant par Marseille et Londres, des années trente (où le jeune Roland découvre la vie) à aujourd'hui, quand le monde entier l'acclame, Roland Petit raconte la vie fastueuse, sordide parfois, laborieuse mais aussi chaleureuse, de ce monde étrange qu'est celui du spectacle. Il a appris les entrechats avec les plus grands. Il a fait danser ou mis en scène les étoiles des temps modernes : Jean Babilée, Mikhaïl Baryshnikov, Margot Fonteyn, mais aussi Fred Astaire, Orson Welles, Patrick Dupond... Il a commandé des costumes à Yves Saint Laurent, Jean Cocteau, Delvaux, des décors à Picasso, Brassaï, Marie Laurencin, Carzou, Hockney, des livrets à Edmonde Charles-Roux, Georges Simenon, J.-P. Gredy... Et il y a, bien sûr, Zizi Jeanmaire, sa femme, sa muse. L'extraordinaire Zizi
Roland Petit : rythme de vie by Roland Petit( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland Petit by Peter Craig-Raymond( Book )

3 editions published between 1953 and 1984 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violette et Mr. B by Dominique Delouche( Visual )

in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary by Dominique Delouche is about Violette Verdy's work with George Balanchine
 
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Nureyev : a portrait
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Petit 1924-2011

Roland Petit coreografo e danzatore francese

Roland Petit Frans choreograaf (1924-2011)

Roland Petit französischer Tänzer und Choreograf

Roland Petit French ballet dancer and choreographer

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Пети, Ролан

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Пти Р. 1924-2011

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プティ, ローラン

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J'ai dansé sur les flots