Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color: Season 5, Episode 16

The Peter Tchaikovsky Story (30 Jan. 1959)
"Disneyland" The Peter Tchaikovsky Story (original title)

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The story of young Tchaikovsky through the premiere of his "Sleeping Beauty" ballet.



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Episode credited cast:
Rex Hill ...
Lilyan Chauvin ...
Fanny Durbach
Narda Onyx ...
Gregory Gaye ...
Major Mashovksy (as Gregory Gay)
Office Supervisor
Edith Evanson ...
Alex Gerry ...
Father Tchaikovsky
Galina Ulanova ...
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The story of young Tchaikovsky through the premiere of his "Sleeping Beauty" ballet.

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30 January 1959 (USA)  »

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Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)



Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


Leon Askin, who plays Anton Rubinstein in the film, and John Banner, who plays the Office Supervisor, later appeared together on the hit TV series "Hogan's Heroes". They played, respectively, General Burkhalter and Sergeant Schultz. See more »


Features Sleeping Beauty (1959) See more »


Swan Theme
Adapted from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's composition for "Swan Lake"
Played by orchestra
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