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Kronstam, Henning

Overview
Works: 44 works in 55 publications in 3 languages and 434 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Televised ballets  Cultural television programs  Television programs  Dance television programs  Internet videos  History  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Interviews 
Roles: Dancer, Author, Director, Performer
Classifications: GV1790, 792.842
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Most widely held works about Henning Kronstam
 
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Most widely held works by Henning Kronstam
La Sylphide : ballet in two acts by August Bournonville( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regarded by the Royal Danish Ballet as the purest and most faithfully maintained performance of the great Danish choreographer and dancer's ballet. This production is faultless and expressive
La Sylphide by Herman Severin Løvenskiold( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The preeminent 19th-century Danish choreographer August Bournonville's La Sylphide remains one of his most celebrated works. In the 1988 performance now available in archival film footage, the Royal Danish Ballet and Orchestra (under the baton of Poul Jorgensen) bring Bournonville's 1836 version to life, with Lis Jeppesen in the title role and Nikolaj Hübbe as her lover James. When Sylphide meets the Scottish farmer James and entrances him with her warmth and beauty, a love for the ages begins. Unfortunately for them, the witch and fortune-teller Madge has become set on revenge against James after he rejected her, a dreadful malice that leads to tragic consequences for the young lovers
Firestone dances 1962-1963( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic ballet performances including Nureyev's first television performance in the U.S. Variations after Degas includes reproductions of some of the Degas paintings of ballet dancers
The Royal Danish Ballet : from the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen : an introduction by Isadora Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Danish Ballet : from the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen by Kongelige Danske ballet( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Henning Kronstam : Theatre Museum Biographical File] by Henning Kronstam( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Zizi Jeanmaire danse Roland Petit by Roland Petit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Compilation of three ballet films featuring French ballerina Zizi Jeanmaire in choreography by Roland Petit. Bonus features include an interview with Petit and biographies of Jeanmaire and Petit
How the festivals happened by Alexandra Tomalonis( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Auréole ballet( )

1 edition published in 1968 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An oral history of the Royal Danish Ballet and its Bournonville tradition by Tobi Tobias( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Most of the artists chosen to create oral memoirs held multiple positions within the ballet company. The oral authors are Frank Andersen, Arne Bech, Dinna Bjorn, FredBjorn Bjornsson, Hans Brenaa, Erik Bruhn, Jette Buchwald, Mette Brdtcher, Johnny Eliasen, Sorella Englund, Tommy FrishrI, Mona Jensen, Lis Jeppesen, Niels Kehlet, Mette-Ida Kirk, Henning Kronstam, Niels Bjorn Larsen, Benedikte Paaske, Edel Pedersen, Kirsten Ralov, Flemming Ryberg, Frank Schaufuss, Kirsten Simone, Helgi Tomasson, Anne Marie Vessel, and Arlette Weinreich
Dancing for Ashton by Alexandra Tomalonis( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dancing for Ashton and Balanchine : talking with Henning Kronstam by Alexandra Tomalonis( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La Sylphide : a ballet in two acts( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The sylphide, in diaphanous white costume and with shining wings, dances for the Scottish farmer James, who she has entranced with her love and beauty"--Container
Correspondence by Henning Kronstam( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Folktale( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the folktale in literature
The moor's pavane( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews with Peter Schaufuss, Henning Kronstam, Kirsten Ralov, and Gerda Karstens by Peter Schaufuss( Recording )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Streaming audio file 1 (approximately 48 minutes). Peter Schaufuss speaks with Walter Terry about how his training, in Bournonville technique, has helped him in dancing George Balanchine's choreography; guest appearances as an opportunity to dance in Bournonville ballets; switching styles; Bournonville ballets when performed by companies not trained in the Bournonville style including changes made in the choreography; Bournonville dancing as both a style and a technique; use of the arms and upper body in Bournonville technique; his Bournonville roles including James in La sylphide and Gennaro in Napoli; preparing for the role of Gennaro [the interview with Schaufass ends at approximately 28:06 minutes followed immediately by; the interview with Henning Kronstam]. Henning Kronstan, newly-appointed director of the Royal Danish Ballet [Kongelige Danske ballet], speaks with Walter Terry about his early training and the curriculum for the Royal Danish Ballet school; Bournonville ballets he is re-setting for the centenary of Bournonville's death; various aspects of reconstructing Bournonville's ballets including the question of authenticity; the company's repertory [ends abruptly but continues on streaming audio file 2]
Interview with Kirsten Simone and Henning Kronstam by Kirsten Simone( )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Streaming audio file (approximately 25 minutes). Walter Terry introduces his guests Kirsten Simone and Henning Kronstam; Kirsten Simone speaks with Terry about the role of Carmen [in Roland Petit's ballet, Carmen]; the role of Julie in Birgit Cullberg's ballet, Miss Julie including as compared with that of Carmen; the most important attributes of a ballerina; Henning Kronstam speaks about going from lyrical, classic roles, such as James in La sylphide, to dramatic roles, such as the teacher in Flemming Flindt's The lesson, and vice-versa; the role of James in La sylphide including the invaluable coaching he received from Gerda Karstens; Simone and Kronstam speak about dancing George Balanchine's ballets including Apollo; Kronstam speaks about his administrative plans for the Royal Danish Ballet [Kongelige Danske ballet] schools. Simone and Karstam speak about their partnership; their possible futures within the Royal Danish Ballet and the schools
Ballettens børn : Det Kongelige Teaters balletskole by Marianne Grøndahl( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in Danish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La sylphide ballet in two acts from the Royal theatre, Copenhagen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Henning Kronstam Danish ballet dancer

Henning Kronstam Deens balletdanser (1934-1995)

Kronstam, Henning Anker Wad 1934-1995

Wad Kronstam, Henning Anker

Languages
English (37)

French (2)

Danish (1)