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Amodio, Amedeo (Choreographer)
Hanniford, Jan (Dancer)
Lejeune, René (Dancer)
Weaver, Deborah (Dancer)
Cicerchia, Luciana (Dancer)
Beguin, P.(Pierre) (Dancer)
Tartara, Antonio Oskar (Dancer)
Capelli, Barbara (Dancer)
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 (Composer)
Briner, Sandro (Director)
Compagnia Aterballetto (Performer)
Amodio, Amedeo (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1980
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7987
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Distributed as a videotape by Radiotelevision de la Suisse Italienne, Lugano, Switzerland. Director: Sandro Briner.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Amedeo Amodio. Music: Claude Debussy (La boîte à joujoux). Scenery: Carlo Berta. Costumes: Nicoletta Gonano. Lighting: Davide Altschueler.
Performers: Performed by members of Aterballetto del Teatro Municipale di Reggio Emilia: Amedeo Amodio (Pulcinella), Jan Hanniford (Pimpinella), René Lejeune (Pierrot), Deborah Weaver (Pierrette), Luciana Cicerchia (Colombina), Pierre Beguin (Arlecchino), Antonio Oskar Tartara (sailor), Barbara Capelli (ballerina). Pianist: Boris Berman.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (33 min., 18 sec.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Ballet featuring characters inspired by the commedia dell'arte.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906043017-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169338
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3a74b110-99f3-0138-26d4-0d1fe2a3bc72
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Item timeline of events

  • 1980: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La boîte à joujoux" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La boîte à joujoux" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 23, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980). La boîte à joujoux Retrieved from

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La boîte à joujoux