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Villella, Edward 1936-

Overview
Works: 158 works in 218 publications in 3 languages and 2,139 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Drama  Romantic comedy films  Television musicals  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Documentary films 
Roles: Dancer, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Director, Host, Producer, Speaker, Interviewer, Consultant
Classifications: GV1785.V56, 792.8028092
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Edward Villella
Publications by Edward Villella
Most widely held works by Edward Villella
Omnibus. dancing, a man's game ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Gene Kelly performs and discusses the art of dance, drawing similarities between dance and athletic performance. Features a number of popular athletes of the era
So, you want to be a ballet dancer? by Jennifer Carlynn Kronenberg( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
A guide for aspiring ballerinas including instruction on diet, stage presence, condition, dress code, and how to take criticism
Ballet with Edward Villella ( visu )
6 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Edward Villella, lead dancer of the New York City Ballet, demonstrates the muscular power and control necessary in this art. With Patricia McBride and other members of his troupe, he demonstrates the importance of the ballet shoe and the placement of the foot
The nutcracker ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Tchaikovsky's beloved holiday ballet comes home with sumptuous sets and costumes and the dazzling dance artistry of the New York City Ballet's Melissa Hayden, Edward Villella and Patricia McBride. Also features David Anderson, Cynthia Gregory, Virginia Johnson, and Terry Orr
Dance : from folk to classical by Edward Villella( Book )
7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Man who dances Edward Villella ( visu )
6 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Enters the life of Edward Villella, one of the great male dancers in the 20th century. A primary dancer in the New York City Ballet, Villella's on-stage collapse signals the human limits of this deemingly indefatigable artist. The film features breathtaking footage from Villell's performances, both on and off the state and intimate interviews with the famed dancer as he deals with the physical mental aftermath of his collapse. Examines the true cost of a dancer losing control over his body
Dancing with the camera ( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
"This documentary, made in 1982 and written by Sally Banes and Noel Carroll, explores the roots of Cinedance by looking at works from a variety of trailblazers...Starting by defining dance for the camera, [the film] expands to show the relationship between choreographic processes in dance and editing processes in film." -- www.adfvideo.com
Del baile popular a la danza clásica : conferencia by Edward Villella( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Prodigal son : dancing for Balanchine in a world of pain and magic by Edward Villella( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A leading advocate for the arts in America and recent recipient of the 1997 National Medal of the Arts, the 1997 Kennedy Center Honors, and the George Abbott Carbonell Award for Achievement, Edward Villella was recently inducted into the State of Florida Artist Hall of Fame. Villella also received the Frances Holleman Breathitt Award for Excellence for his contributions to the arts and to education, the thirty-eighth annual Capezio Dance Award, and Award for Lifetime Achievement, becoming only the fourth dance personality to receive National Endowment for the Arts advisory artistic director o
Choreography by Balanchine ( visu )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Soloists & members of the New York City Ballet perform ballets choreographed by George Balanchine
Celebrate ... the cultural connection ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A documentary film focusing on the ethnic diversity in Broward County. Informal interviews with members of the community representing a cross-section of ethnic groups celebrate the cultural connection
Celebrate ... the cultural connection ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Suzanne Farrell elusive muse ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
This Academy Award-nominated documentary weaves together vintage and never-before-seen archival clips of Suzanne Farrell's performances of Balanchine ballets with interviews that tell the bitter-sweet love story between Farrell and Balanchine
The male dancer ; Gala excerpts ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"The Male Dancer" examines the development, importance and changes in the role of the male dancer through the history of ballet with a special focus on Nijinsky and Nureyev. "Gala Excerpts" looks at many famous short ballets which have become standards, especially at gala events, including The Dying Swan, Les Sylphides, Bluebird, Le Corsaire, Raymonda and others
A midsummer night's dream by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( visu )
3 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Baryshnikov at the White House" presents Mikhail Baryshnikov and members of the New York City Ballet in their performance for President and Mrs. Jimmy Carter at the White House. Includes performances of works choreographed by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins
New York City Ballet : [Program ( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
New York City Ballet : [Program ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Celebrate ... the cultural connection ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Pulcinella ( visu )
2 editions published in 1973 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Eye on dance & the arts ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Guest discusses absorbing dance concepts from George Balanchine
 
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Alternative Names
Edward Villela
Edward Villella Amerikaans choreograaf
Edward Villella danseur et directeur artistique
Edward Villella US-amerikanischer Balletttänzer und Choreograf
Languages
English (86)
Spanish (3)
German (1)
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