This article is about Jerome Robbins' 1970 ballet. For other uses, see In the Night (disambiguation).
In the Night is a ballet made by New York City Ballet balletmaster Jerome Robbins to solo piano music of Chopin:
Nocturne in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 1 (1835)
Nocturnes in F minor and E flat major, Op. 55, Nos. 1 and 2 (1843)
Nocturne in E flat major, Op. 9, No. 2 (1830-31)
The premiere took place on Thursday, January 29, 1970, at the New York State Theater, Lincoln Center, with costumes by Anthony Dowell and lighting by Jennifer Tipton. Robbins made three other ballets to Chopin's music: The Concert, 1956; Dances at a Gathering, 1969; and Other Dances, 1976, made on Mikhail Baryshnikov and Natalia Makarova.
Robert La Fosse,
2008 Spring - Jerome Robbins celebration:
San Francisco Ballet, 2008 Fall for Dance festival:
Yuan Yuan Tan,
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