The New York City Ballet performs works choreographed by George Balanchine in a program first telecast in 1977. Highlights include Suzanne Farrell's dance to a violin solo from Ravel's "Tzigane" and a lively pas de deux with Peter Martins; and a display of complex movements to Hindemith's "The Four Temperaments." The host is Edward Villella.
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- Premiered: November 4, 1972
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues. The Lanford Wilson drama `The Rimers of Eldritch' was its first presentation and `Brideshead Revisited' was perh… (more)