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Author Deakin, Natasha, Interviewee.
Title Interview with Natasha Deakin [sound recording]
Imprint 1978-79.
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 Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance  *MGZT 5-1766    PRESERVATION  PERMIT NEEDED


Description 2 sound reels (163 min.) : 1 7/8 in. per sec. ; 5 in.
Note Conducted by Peter Conway. Recorded 11 Oct., 14 Nov. 1978 and 8 May 1979 in New York City.
For transcript of interview see *MGZMT 5-1766.
Contents SUMMARY: Reel 1. Mrs. Deakin discusses her husband, Irving Deakin, and his work; Alicia Markova; Anton Dolin; Alexandra Danilova; Tatiana Riabouchinska; Tamara Toumanova; Irina Baronova; the Diaghilev Ballets Russes; the Original Ballet Russe of Colonel de Basil; Antal Dorati; Olga Spessivtseva; Serge Lifar; Leonide Massine; Sergei Diaghilev; Adolf Bolm; Sol Hurok; Sergei Denham; Alexandra Danilova; Mia Slavenska; travelling by train; Massine; Margot Fonteyn -- Reel 2. The early years of the San Francisco Ballet; the last tour of the de Basil company; Sadler's Wells Ballet in New York; Les Ballets Russes; Rodeo (de Mille); Martha Graham; Doris Humphrey; Lucia Chase; San Francisco Ballet.
Access Closed.
Subject Hurok, Sol, 1888-1974.
Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997.
Markova, Alicia, Dame, 1910-2004.
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983.
De Mille, Agnes.
Massine, Leonide, 1896-1979.
Basil, W. de.
Lifar, Serge, 1905-1986.
Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991.
Riabouchinska, Tatiana.
Deakin, Irving.
Diaghilev, Serge, 1872-1929.
Ballets russes.
Original Ballet Russe.
San Francisco Ballet.
Sadler's Wells Ballet.
American Ballet Theatre.
Rodeo (Choreographic work : De Mille)
Local Subject Audiotapes -- Deakin, N.
Added Author Conway, Peter, ǂd 1929 July 18- Interviewer.
Donor/Sponsor Oral History Archive. Oral History Project.
Call No. *MGZT 5-1766
Research Call Number *MGZT 5-1766