Festival Afro Caribeño
NamesAlonso Luengo, Luis (Producer)Estampas de Borinquen (Company) (Performer)Raices Latinas (Company) (Performer)Ibo Dancers (Performer)Conjunto de Elena del Cueto (Performer)Ritmos de Colombia (Company) (Performer)Loremil Machado Afro-Brazilian Dance Company (Performer)Alonso Luengo, Luis (Author)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1980
Table of ContentsReel 1 (63 min.): Africa: Zulu dances. Puerto Rico: Las fiestas de Loiza Aldea, performed by Estampas de Borinquen. Dominican Republic: Ga-ga, performed by Raices Latinas. Haiti: Deliverance, performed by Ibo Dancers. Cuba: Estampas de esclavitud, performed by Conjunto de Elena del Cueto. - Cassette 2 (30 min.): Continuation of Cuban dance. Colombia: Mapale, performed by Ritmos de Colombia. Brazil: Capoeira, performed by Loremil Machado Afro-Brazilian Dance Company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7951Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1592 (former)
TopicsMapale (Dance)Capoeira (Dance)Dance, Black -- BrazilDance, Black -- CubaDance, Black -- HaitiDance, Black -- Latin AmericaDance, Black -- Puerto RicoDance festivals -- Puerto Rico
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance at Symphony Hall, Newark, New Jersey.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.Creation/production credits: Produced by New Jersey Public Television. Producer/writer: Luis Alonso. Director: Bill Reed. Host/script consultant: Raquel Ortiz. Scenery: Paul S. Hoffman. Lighting: Bill Ezell.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (93 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionDance festival celebrating the African heritage in Caribbean countries. Raquel Ortiz gives historical background and introduces dances.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY896042024-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167967Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7c068910-84f1-0135-0f35-75f1c1deefeb
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