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Emile Ardolino obituary
WPIX (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Broadcaster)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1993
Place: New York, NY:
Publisher: WPIX
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9005
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4802 (former)
Ardolino, Emile
Television producers and directors
Motion picture producers and directors
Television programs
Televised dance
Content: Title from information provided by source.
Performers: Anchorperson: Kaity Tong. Reporter: Julian Phillips.
Venue: Telecast on News at Ten by WPIX/Channel 11, New York, in November 1993.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (2 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Obituary of Emile Ardolino, beginning with his student days and early career as a dancer, with a reminiscence by Dr. Raymond Gasper of Queens College. His later achievements as a television and motion picture director and producer are illustrated by brief clips from the films George Balanchine's The nutcracker, Dirty dancing, and Sister act.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12328708
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba6f3b40-85c8-0135-cec7-2baf88a51110
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1993: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Emile Ardolino obituary" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Emile Ardolino obituary" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2021.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1993). Emile Ardolino obituary Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Emile Ardolino obituary