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The Nutcracker

Identifier: D002.01.0001.0042.00006


Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gelsey Kirkland perform in Baryshnikov's version of ''The Nutcracker.''


  • 1976-1984

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1 items (Photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: This series contains photographs collected by curator Glenn Giffin.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

8 x 10 inches black and white


Title from inscription of back of image.

Inscription and Marks

Typed on back of photographic print: ''A Holiday encore, Presented by IMB, Mikhail Baryshnikov's American Ballet Theatre Production ''The Nutcracker.'' Christmas Eve, Wednesday December 24, 8:30-10:00 p.m. (ET) on CBS-TV. Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gelsey Kirkland star in the American Ballet prsentation of ''The Nutcracker,'' which returns to television on Wednesday, December 24, 8:30-10:00 p.m. (ET) on the CBS Television Network. This secial Christmas encore of Baryshnikov's classic production of ''The Nutcracker'' is presented under the sole sponsorship of IBM. Considered one of the foremost dancers in the world, Baryshnikov recently began his tenure as Artistic Director of American Ballet Theatre.'' Written on back of photographic print: ''Pic fold, Barishnikov, Mikhail.'' Written on front of folder: ''Head and torso w. Gelsey Kirkland, ''Nutcracker'' (M. Baryshnikov) n.d. no credit - pub photo for nat'l braodcast of abbt on PBS.''


Repository Details

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