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Ballerinas: Dances by Peter Martins

Identifier: D002.01.0003.0079.00011


Suzanne Farrell and Peter Martins of the New York City Ballet perform together in ''Ballerinas: Dances by Peter Martins,'' which was aired on PBS television as part of the Great Performances Dance in America series.


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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 on back of image.

Inscription and Marks

Typed on front of photographic print: ''Suzanne Farrell and Peter Martins dance to Duke Ellington's ''Sophisticated Lady'' in ''Ballerinas: Dances by Peter Martins,'' a program of dances created by Peter Martins for five of the New York City Ballet's most acclaoimed ballerinas -- Suzanne Farrell, Kyra Nichols, Heather Watts, Patricia McBride, and Merrill Ashley. The program premieres on Great Performances' Dance in America Friday, January 11 at 9 p.m. (ET) on PBS (check local listings). (PHoto: Paul Kolnick).'' Written on front of folder: ''action still, Peter Martins w. Suzanne Farrell, ''Ballerinas'' (Martins) n.d. credit: Paul Kolnick, Pub photo for Great Performances' Dance in America.''


Repository Details

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