Robert Prince | Jerome Robbins | New York City Ballet

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NY Export : Opus Jazz

The first film conceived, created, produced and danced by dancers from the New York City Ballet.

This modern-day narrative film adaptation of the 1958 Jerome Robbins’ ballet of the same name takes the original choreography (by the legendary creator of West Side Story) and returns it to the streets of New York in this abstract tale of disaffected urban youth set to a rousing jazz score.

Shot on anamorphic 35mm on location all over New York City with a cast of dancers from the New York City Ballet.

Cast of the film (New York City Ballet): Robert Fairchild, Tiler Peck, Georgina Paczoguin, Rachel Rutherford, Craig Hall, Antonio Carmena, Adam Hendrickson, Rebecca Krohn, Troy Schumacher, Ashley Laracey, Amar Ramasar, Andrew Veyette, Brittany Pollack, Gretchen Smith, Austin Laurent, Glenn Keenan, Giovanni Villalobos, Amanda Hankes

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NY Export : Opus Jazz [DVD]

Music : Robert Prince

Choreography : Jerome Robbins

New York City Ballet

With Robert Fairchild
Tiler Peck
Georgina Paczoguin
Rachel Rutherford
Craig Hall
Antonio Carmena
Adam Hendrickson
Rebecca Krohn
Troy Schumacher
Ashley Laracey
Amar Ramasar
Andrew Veyette
Brittany Pollack
Gretchen Smith
Austin Laurent
Glenn Keenan
Giovanni Villalobos
Amanda Hankes

A film by Henry Joost & Jody Lee Lipes

technical informations

Release date (except US & Canada) : 24 October 2010
Distribution : Naxos Distribution

1 DVD
Reference
: BAC120
Barcode : 3760115301207
Running time : 75 min.
Bonus : 1) Extended documentary “A ballet in sneakers: Jerome Robbins and Opus Jazz’’ with Eliot Feld, Sondra Lee, Jerome Robbins, Jean-Pierre Frohlich, Aidan Mooney, Craig Hall, Adam Hendrickson, Tiler Peck, Rebecca Krohn
2) Jerome Robbins : Ballets U.S.A  A special feature archival video of Jerome Robbins rehearsing ‘’Opus Jazz’’
Image : Color, 16/9, NTSC
Sound : PCM 2.0, Dolby Digital 5.1
Region code : 0

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