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Woetzel, Damian

Overview
Works: 277 works in 326 publications in 3 languages and 1,895 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Drama  Interviews  Juvenile works  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Performer, Dancer, Speaker, Interviewee, Author
Classifications: GV1790.N8, 792.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Damian Woetzel
George Balanchine's The nutcracker ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new movie version of a timeless Christmas fantasy set in motion when a young girl receives the gift of a nutcracker
Art of the classical pas de deux as performed live at the Los Angeles International Ballet Festival ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the 1984 International Ballet Festival hosted by the Los Angeles Ballet, 14 renowned ballet stars from 8 countries dance along with the Los Angeles Ballet, performing the major pas de deux from the international ballet repertoire
Maria Tallchief coaching excerpts from the four temperaments and, Sylvia: Pas de deux ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features Maria Tallchief rehearsing dancers from the New York City Ballet in excerpts from Hindemith's The four temperaments and Delibes' Sylvia. Includes an interview with Maria where she talks about performing these works under Balanchine and about the works themselves
The nutcracker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tchaikovsky's fantasy-ballet tells the story of the nutcracker who comes to life and the battle between the mouse army and the gingerbread soldiers
Maria Tallchief coaching excerpts from George Balanchine's The nutcracker ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maria Tallchief, who created the role of the Sugar Plum Fairy in George Balanchine's version of The nutcracker for the New York City Ballet in 1954, coaches young dancers in excerpts from the ballet. In the interview sections, she analyzes details of the choreography and describes the way in which Balanchine taught specific steps and movements. She also reminisces about the first performance, and compares the choreography to the Petipa-Ivanov version then being presented by the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo
Balanchine essays transfer of weight ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing upon their experience as principal dancers with George Balanchine's New York City Ballet, Suki Schorer and Merrill Ashley provide a detailed analysis and demonstration of ballet transfer of weight, according to the principles of Balanchine technique. Schorer, a longtime teacher at the School of American Ballet, sets exercises intended to help the dancer learn and practice correct form, and both she and Ashley recall images Balanchine used in class to elicit desired movement qualities from the dancers. Includes walking, running, pas de couru into jeté, tendu battement, tendu jeté, temps lié, pas de basque, balancé, waltz, stepping onto pointe, piqué, ballotté, and tombé
Balanchine essays ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing upon their experience as principal dancers with George Balanchine's New York City Ballet, Suki Schorer and Merrill Ashley provide a detailed analysis and demonstration of ballet jumps, according to the principles of Balanchine technique. Schorer, a longtime teacher at the School of American Ballet, sets exercises intended to help the dancer learn and practice correct form, and both she and Ashley recall images Balanchine used in class to elicit desired movement qualities from the dancers
Balanchine essays. jumps ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing upon their experience as principal dancers with George Balanchine's New York City Ballet, Suki Schorer and Merrill Ashley provide a detailed analysis and demonstration of ballet jumps, according to the principles of Balanchine technique. Schorer, a longtime teacher at the School of American Ballet, sets exercises intended to help the dancer learn and practice correct form, and both she and Ashley recall images Balanchine used in class to elicit desired movement qualities from the dancers
Dances at a gathering [excerpts] rehearsals [Apr. 7, 10 and 14, 1990] ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tape opens with a close-up of the program for the performance. Dances at a gathering is filmed in close shot
Pas de deux ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Famous dance duets from various classical ballets, interspersed with introductory remarks by John Clifford
Dancing the story Bernstein and his choreographers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French cuisine [wide shot] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program was part of New York City Ballet's Jerome Robbins Celebration
The concert [and] Quiet city ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fancy free [Feb. 2, 1989] ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tape opens with a shot of the program for the performance. Fancy free is filmed in close shot
The four seasons ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tape begins with a shot of the program for the performance. Four seasons is filmed in wide shot with closer shots of solos and pas de deux
Fancy free [and] Mother Goose [excerpts] rehearsals ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerome Robbins, assisted by ballet master Jean-Pierre Frohlich, directs a rehearsal of excerpts from Fancy free. The opening of the ballet, fro the sailors' entrance to the entrance of the first girl, is rehearsed with many repetitions. The first girl's role is danced by Jean-Pierre Frohlich. Robbins demonstrates choreography and discusses the interpretation of particular steps. At the beginning of the tape, Robbins talks about the way the music for the ballet was composed
Fall ballet from Balanchine to Baker, an international evening of dance ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Balanchine celebration ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First part of the closing night program of the New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration. For the second part of this telecast, see: *MGZIC 9-4132. In addition to performance footage, this telecast includes comments by ballet master in chief Peter Martins, archival footage of George Balanchine, and reminiscences by dancers Darci Kistler, Heléne Alexopoulos, Jeffrey Edwards, and Lourdes Lopez
Dances at a gathering [excerpts] rehearsal ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerome Robbins, assisted by ballet master Victor Castelli, directs a rehearsal of excerpts from Dances at a gathering. There are many interruptions and repetitions. Robbins gives corrections and demonstrates choreography. A second set of dancers rehearse some pieces at the back of the studio; Lauren Hauser rehearses Darci Kistler's role, Helene Alexopoulos rehearses Stephanie Saland's role, Lindsay Fischer rehearses Jock Soto's role, and Ethan Steifel rehearses Damian Woetzel's role in Waltz, op. 42
George Balanchine's Casse-noisette ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new movie version of the timeless Christmas fantasy set in motion when a young girl receives the gift of a nutcracker
 
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