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Ballet Hispanico of New York
Ticotin, Nancy (Dancer)
Maldonado, Lorenzo (Dancer)
Gonzalez, Marcial (Dancer)
Contreras, Valerie (Dancer)
Fletcher, Jacqueline (Dancer)
Holloman, Merle (Dancer)
Rivera, Sandra (Dancer)
Sauce, Carmen (Contributor)
De Leon, Steven (Dancer)
Rodriguez, Roy (Dancer)
Holder, Geoffrey, 1930-2014 (Contributor)
Johnson, Louis, 1930- (Costume designer)
Johnson, Louis, 1930- (Choreographer)
Gould, Morton, 1913-1996 (Composer)
Fernández, Paco, 1950- (Contributor)
Gimenez, G (Composer)
Albéniz, Isaac, 1860-1909 (Composer)
Ballet Hispanico of New York (Contributor)
Temptations (Musical group) (Contributor)
Casséus, Frantz (Contributor)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1979
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Cassette 1: Danse Creole (approx. 17 min.). Choreography/costumes: Geoffrey Holder. Music: Frantz Casseus. Danced by Nancy Ticotin, Lorenzo Maldonado, Marcial Gonzalez, Valerie Contreras, Jacqueline Fletcher, Merle Holloman, Sandra Rivera, Carmen Sauce, Steven de Leon, Roy Rodriguez. Musicians: Daniel Barrajanos, Chief Bey, Keith Marks. -- Impressions (approx. 25 min.) [credits at end of tape]. Choreography/costumes: Louis Johnson. Music: Morton Gould. Danced by Maldonado (the leader), Fletcher (the sinner), Rivera and Gonzalez (Shortnin' bread), with Contreras, Holloman, Ticotin, de Leon, Rodriguez. -- Cassette 2: La boda de Luis Alonso (approx. 8 min., si.). Choreography: Paco Fernández. Music: G. Gimenez (Intermezzo from La boda de Luis Alonso). Costumes: Rupert and Puhma. Danced by Ticotin (solo); Contreras, Rivera, and Sauce (trio); de Leon (zapateado); Fletcher. -- Echoes of Spain (approx. 18 min., si.). Choreography: Louis Johnson. Music: Albéniz (Leyenda), The Temptations (Papa was a rolling stone), Mandrill (Out with the boys). Costumes: Roland Guizart. Danced by Rivera (Leyenda and duet); Maldonado (duet); Gonzalez, Rodriguez (jazz boys); Holloman, Ticotin (jazz girls); Contreras, Fletcher, Sauce (flamenco girls).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9527
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3414 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Danse Creole (Choreographic work : Holder)
Impressions (Choreographic work : Johnson)
Boda de Luis Alonso (Choreographic work : Fernández)
Echoes of Spain (Choreographic work : Johnson)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, on January 12, 1979.
Performers: Performed by Ballet Hispanico of New York.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 2 videotape reels (68 min.) : sound and silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Visual image is distorted due to instability of master tape.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Spanish, Castilian
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936007978-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174598
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 05b72770-7acc-0135-4ec1-19573e4e24b8
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1979: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballet Hispanico of New York" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballet Hispanico of New York" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 19, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1979). Ballet Hispanico of New York Retrieved from

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Ballet Hispanico of New York