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Additional title: Camino (Choreographic work : Garrido)
Additional title: ...Y amanecerá (Choreographic work : Garrido)
Garrido, Arturo (Choreographer)
Aponte, Serafín (Choreographer)
Illescas Vera, Francisco (Dancer)
Perez, Alberto (Dancer)
Rocha, Laura (Choreographer)
Rodriguez, Herendira (Dancer)
Tortajada, Margarita (Dancer)
Oldfield, Mike, 1953- (Composer)
Revueltas, José, 1914-1976 (Author)
Goizueta, Adrián (Composer)
Calvario, Máxima (Costume designer)
Barro Rojo (Dance company) (Dancer)
Pink Floyd (Musical quartet) (Musician)
Garrido, Arturo (Dancer)
Aponte, Serafín (Dancer)
Rocha, Laura (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987 - 1989
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: El camino (The route) (approx. 12 min.). Choreography: Arturo Garrido. Music: Adrián Goizueta and experimental group. Costumes: Máxima Calvario. -- ...Y amanecerá (And dawn will come) (approx. 10 min.). Choreography: Garrido. Music: Pink Floyd. Costumes: Barro Rojo. -- Buscando tierra (Looking for land) (approx. 5 min.). Choreography: Serafín Aponte. Music: Aleación 9.720. Costumes: Barro Rojo. Ending of dance cut off. -- Raíces (Roots) (approx. 14 min.). Choreography: Aponte. Music: African popular music. Text: El Negrito (18th century poet). Costumes: Citlalli García. Danced by Serafín Aponte, Arturo Garrido, Francisco Illescas, Alberto Perez, Laura Rocha, Herendira Rodriguez, and Margarita Tortajada. Voice: Colombia Moya. -- Crujía H (Cell H) (approx. 9 min.). Choreography: Laura Rocha. Music: Pachacamac and Mike Oldfield. Text: José Revueltas. Scenery/costumes: Citlalli García. Danced by Aponte and Illescas.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2084
Modern dance -- Mexico
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Compilation of five dance works recorded for television. El camino, Y amanecerá, and Buscando tierra recorded by Imevision, Mexico, D. F., on June 8, 1987. Raíces and Crujía H recorded by XEIPC Channel 11, Mexico, D. F., on February 8, 1989.
Performers: Performed by members of Barro Rojo, a Mexican contemporary dance group.
Content: No titles on frame for first three dances; titles in Spanish for last two dances.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (50 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Spanish, Castilian
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171761
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5e51f500-b2b8-0131-ae77-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1987: Created (Approximate)
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Barro Rojo" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987 - 1989.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Barro Rojo" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987 - 1989). Barro Rojo Retrieved from

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Barro Rojo