Candela y azúcar

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Candela y azúcar
Additional title: Fire and sugar
Tropicana, Carmelita (Author)
Angelos, Maureen (Performer)
Ries, Diane Jeep (Performer)
Soto, Merian (Performer)
Healey, Peggy (Performer)
Alamo, Pilar (Performer)
Heron, Scott (Performer)
Parnes, Uzi (Author)
Troyano, Ela (Author)
Giguere, Joel (Lighting designer)
Lefkowitz, Miriam (Videographer)
Performance Space 122 (Event place)

PS 122 Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989-02-10
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8292
Experimental theater
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by Performance Space 122 ; written by Carmelita Tropicana, Uzi Parnes, and Ela Troyano ; directed by Uzi Parnes.
Creation/production credits: Films, Ela Troyano ; slides, sets, and costumes, Uzi Parnes ; Ms. Tropicana's gowns, Troyano and Parnes ; lighting design and technical direction, Joel Giguere.
Performers: Carmelita Tropicana (detective/Carmelita), Maureen Angelos (Machito/Incarnación), Diane Jeep Ries (Rosalia/the Boss), Merián Soto (Serafina/Tropicanette), Peggy Healey (Zoraida/Tropicanette/Snake), Pilar Alamo (Domitilia/Tropicanette), Scott Heron (Juanito/Bessy-Mae/Tropicanette), and Uzi Parnes (Louis the Wheezer).
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Performance Space 122, New York, on February 10, 1989, by Character Generators/Video, cameraperson, Miriam Lefkowitz.
Language: In English.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (70 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Theater piece set in Havana and Las Vegas, ca. 1951. This is an expanded version of Candela, presented at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, in 1988 (see *MGZIC 9-3709 Candela).
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176311
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9649e430-87fd-0138-5442-37b477959a35
Rights Statement
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  • 1989: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Candela y azúcar" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Candela y azúcar" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). Candela y azúcar Retrieved from

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Candela y azúcar