• Short Summary

    Large crowds queue outside New York Metropolitan Opera House to see Bolshoi.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Bolshoi Ballet in New York, United States of America (USA).

    LS Metropolitan Opera House. Various shots people waiting in large queue outside Opera House, some seated on ground, some lying, some eats picnics and drinks tea. LS opera house, people walking past, mounted policeman in foreground. MS queue. MS couple in evening dress walking into Opera House. MS UN Secretary Dag Hammerskjold entering opera house. Various shots other personalities arriving, including American journalist Elsa Maxwell. LS stage curtains raising, showing Bolshoi ballerinas and dancers receiving standing ovation from audience.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2716.20
    Media URN:
    80215
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:40:00 / 01:39:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 3208 C

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