Dancing for Mr. B six Balanchine ballerinas
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Even after the death of the great choreographer and ballet master George Balanchine, the legacy of his beautiful ballets and the striving for perfection, which he instilled in his dancers lives on. This documentary celebrates six of Balanchine's ballerinas, Mary Ellen Moylan, Maria Tallchief, Melissa Hayden, Allegra Kent, Merrill Ashley and Darci Kistler, and shows them keeping alive the ballets and the inspiration they learned from him. For all of them Balanchine was the single most powerful influence in their lives.
ContentsExcerpts from: Concerto barocco
Symphony in C
Stars and stripes
Ballo della regina
Moylan, Mary Ellen.
Kistler, Darci, -- 1964-
Dancers -- United States -- Biography.
Ballets -- Excerpts.
|Publisher|| West Long Branch, NJ :Kultur,2008
Dickson, Deborah, director.
Seldes, Marian, narrator.
Lenzer, Don, director of photography.
Tallchief, Maria, interviewee, dancer.
Moylan, Mary Ellen, interviewee, dancer.
Hayden, Melissa, interviewee, dancer.
Kent, Allegra, interviewee, dancer.
Ashley, Merrill, interviewee, dancer.
Kistler, Darci, 1964- interviewee, dancer.
Seahorse Films, production company.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), production company.
Kultur International Films.
Interviewees: Maria Tallchief, Mary Ellen Moylan, Melissa Hayden, Allegra Kent, Merrill Ashley, Darci Kistler.
Narrator, Marian Seldes ; pianists, Alla Edwards & Paul Patton ; cinematographer, Don Lenzer.
Originally produced in 1989.
DVD; all regions; NTSC; 4:3 full screen; Dolby Digital 2.0.
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.