Cisne Negro

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Cisne Negro
Botafogo, Ana (Dancer)
Risoléu, Beth (Dancer)
Smith, Janet (Choreographer)
Wellenkamp, Vasco (Choreographer)
Mondini, Ana Maria (Choreographer)
Lilia, Norma (Choreographer)
Cisne Negro (Dance company) (Performer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1980 - 1989 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Keep going/De lés a lés. Choreography: Vasco Wellenkamp. Music: Luciano Berio. - Sabiá. Choreography: Vasco Wellenkamp. - Bailantas. Choreography: Ana Maria Mondini. Music: Gilberto Monteiro and Raulito Barbosa. - Isadora. Choreography: Norma Lilia. Music: Frédéric Chopin. Danced by Ana Botafogo. - Sonatina. Choreography: Janet Smith. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky (Serenade for strings). - Prece [Prayer]. Choreography: Janet Smith. Danced by Beth Risoléu.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7968
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2022 (former)
Ballet -- Brazil
Modern dance -- Brazil
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Videotape of stage performances, probably made for television. Titles in Portuguese. Introduction in Portuguese by Cássia de Mello.
Content: Performed by members of the Brazilian company Cisne Negro.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (59 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906008037-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168412
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cbcd4210-85c8-0135-3720-04b18525c342
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  • 1980: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Cisne Negro" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980 - 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Cisne Negro" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 21, 2022.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980 - 1989). Cisne Negro Retrieved from

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Cisne Negro