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Jewels / choreography by George Balanchine ; a coproduction Opéra national de Paris, Telmondis ; in association with France 2, Thirteen/WNET New York, Opus Arte ; director, Pierre Cavassilas. associate producer, Josette Affergan.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoWaldron, Heathfield, East Sussex, U.K : Opus Arte, [2006]
Description1 videodisc (152 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([26] pages ; 18 cm)
Other author/creatorBalanchine, George choreographer.
Other author/creatorCavassilas, Pierre director.
Other author/creatorAffergan, Josette, producer.
Other author/creatorDupont, Aurélie, dancer.
Other author/creatorGillot, Marie-Agnès dancer.
Other author/creatorLetestu, Agnès, dancer.
Other author/creatorOsta, Clairemarie, dancer.
Other author/creatorPujol, Laetitia, dancer.
Other author/creatorBart, Jean-Guillaume, dancer.
Other author/creatorBelarbi, Kader, dancer.
Other author/creatorGanio, Mathieu, dancer.
Other author/creatorConnelly, Paul (Conductor), conductor.
Other author/creatorLacroix, Christian, 1951- costume designer, set designer.
Other author/creatorTipton, Jennifer, lighting designer.
Other author/creatorMoritz, Reiner E., 1938- producer, director.
Included WorkFauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. Pelléas et Mélisande. Selections.
Included WorkFauré, Gabriel, 1845-1924. Shylock. Selections.
Included WorkStravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Capriccio, piano, orchestra.
Included WorkTchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Symphonies, no. 3, op. 29, D major.
Other author/creatorOpéra de Paris. Ballet.
Other author/creatorOpéra de Paris. Orchestre.
Other author/creatorOpéra national de Paris.
Other author/creatorTelmondis (Firm)
Other author/creatorFrance 2.
Other author/creatorWNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Other author/creatorRM Creative Fernseh- und Film-GmbH.
Other author/creatorOpus Arte (Firm)
Variant title Parallel title on container: Joyaux
Contents Emeralds / music, Gabriel Fauré (Pelléas et Mélisande ; Shylock) -- Rubies / music, Igor Stravinsky (Capriccio for piano and orchestra) -- Diamonds / music, Pyotr Ilyich Thciakovksy (Symphony no. 3 in D major, op. 29 "Polish").
Abstract George Balanchine's world-famous abstract ballet is a lyric tribute to women and the capital cities of the great dance schools. Accompanying by a documentary discussing Balanchine, his style of classical dancing, and his ballet Jewels.
General noteBallet in 3 parts.
General noteExtra feature: George Balanchine forever / a film by Rainer E. Moritz ; an RM Creative production for Telemondis (ca. 59 min. ; 2006).
General noteProgram notes in English, German and French in container.
CreditsSets and costume designer, Christian Lacroix; lighting designer, Jennifer Tipton ; Paris Opera Ballet and Orchestra ; musical director, Paul Connelly ; editor, Emmanualle Dupont ; director of photography, Pierre Dupouey.
Performer Dancers: Kader Belarbi, Mathieu Ganio, Laëtitia Pujol, Clairemarie Osta (Emeralds); Aurélie Dupont, Marie-Agnès Gillot (Rubies); Agnès Letestu, Jean-Guillaume Bart (Diamonds); Paris Opera Ballet.
Date/time/place of a event noteRecorded in performance Oct.-Nov. 2005, Opéra national de Paris.
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageDocumentary in English & French, with optional subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.
Genre/formBallet television programs.
Genre/formCultural television programs.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Other title Jewels (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Other titleGeorge Balanchine forever.
UPC 809478009511
Publisher numberOA 0951D Opus Arte
Stock numberMidwest Tape

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Joyner Compact DVDs GV1790.J49 J49 2006 DVD ✔ Available Place Hold