Showcase with Barbara Kellar

Season 9, Episode 9

Season 9 Episode 9 | 29m 50s

Jerome Robbins and Leonard Bernstein are two of the most revered and acclaimed figures in American musical and performing arts. They both also happen to hail from Russian Jewish immigrant families in the United States. Together they created Fancy Free a classic 1944 ballet set in New York City that continues showings to this day. Learn about this ballet with three performances on this episode.

Aired: 07/17/18

Rating: NR

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CET Arts programming made possible by: The Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund, Carol Ann & Ralph V Haile /US Bank Foundation, Randolph and Sallie Wadsworth, Macy’s, Eleanora C. U. Alms Trust, Fifth Third Bank Trustee, and The Ladislas & Vilma Segoe Family Foundation.