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Title Swan lake [videorecording] : the Royal Ballet / NVC Arts presents a Thames Television production in association with Covent Garden Video Productions Limited ; music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky ; [produced and directed for television by] John Michael Phillips.

Imprint West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    791.433 SWA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Original choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov; additional choreography by Frederick Ashton, Rudolf Nureyev.
Credits Senior cameraman, Peter Shaw; scenery, costumes, Leslie Hurry; videotape editor, Camilla Keenan; narrator, Michael Hordern.
Performer Natalia Makarova, Anthony Dowell, Gerd Larsen, Derek Rencher; Royal Ballet, Norman Morrice, director; Orchestra of Sadler's Wells Ballet, Ashley Lawrence, conductor; artists of the Royal Ballet Company.
Event Recorded July 28, 1980 at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London.
Summary Prince Siegfried sees a swan on the lake who turns into the enchanted princess Odette. She can only be saved by the true love of another. This the Prince promises her, but he is tricked by a wicked magician who disguises his daughter as the swan-maiden. Siegfried and his love leap to their death thus destroying the evil power of the magician.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital.
Subject Ballets.
Added Author Phillips, John Michael.
Makarova, Natalia, 1940-
Dowell, Anthony.
Larsen, Gerd.
Rencher, Derek.
Morrice, Norman.
Lawrence, Ashley.
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Lebedinoe ozero.
Thames Television, ltd.
Covent Garden Video Productions.
Kultur International Films. Publisher.
Royal Ballet.
Royal Ballet. Orchestra.
ISBN 0769714080
Standard No. 032031140899
Music No. D1408 Kultur

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