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'le jeune homme et la mort' video?


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#1 brbropus39

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Posted 29 May 2004 - 01:04 PM

I was wondering if there is a recording available of Roland Petit's ballet, 'le jeune homme et la mort.' If anyone knows about one, I would really appreciate it. Thank you, brbropus39

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Posted 29 May 2004 - 01:10 PM

there is a film of the dance, directed esp. for the filming by petit w/ nureyev and jeanmaire, but this has not been released on cassette tho' it has i THINK be shown on t.v. perhaps in europe.
otherwise the ballet is worked into 'white nights' at the start, but this version is really to frame the dancer/character baryshnikov plays in the movie and hardly shows the work complete.

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Posted 29 May 2004 - 01:18 PM

Welcome brbropus39, and thanks for your response, rg.

I'm moving this to Anything Goes and deleting the duplicate post from Dancers. No cross posts, please (posting the same thing on more than one forum). It splits the discussion and can cause confusion.

#4 brbropus39

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Posted 29 May 2004 - 02:15 PM

Sorry about the duplicate post. I couldn't find my topic, so I assumed it didn't go through.
Thank you rg. I appreciate your response. -brbropus39


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