Ballet Hispanico

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Ballet Hispanico
Additional title: Ola chica (Choreographic work : Whitener)
Additional title: Cafe America (Choreographic work : Faison)
Additional title: Cada noche tango (Choreographic work : Daniele)
Additional title: Llamada (Choreographic work : Whitener)
Turano, Nancy (Dancer)
Costas, José (Dancer)
Ruiz, Pedro (Dancer)
Morrissey, Lynne (Dancer)
Ross, Kathryn (Dancer) (Dancer)
Corona, Alessandra (Dancer)
Vilaro, Eduardo (Dancer)
Chung, Brian (Dancer)
Manago, Merceditas (Dancer)
Kescherman, Miriam (Dancer)
Shaw, Gary-David (Dancer)
Iglesias, Julio, 1943- (Composer)
Osorio, Pepón (Designer)
Johnson, Bernard (Costume designer)
Hunter, Tim (Lighting designer)
Barry, B. H (Director)
Sor, Fernando, 1778-1839 (Composer)
Eisenhauer, Peggy (Lighting designer)
Moreno Torroba, Federico, 1891-1982 (Composer)
Zipprodt, Patricia, 1925-1999 (Costume designer)
Morgan, Roger, 1938- (Lighting designer)
Chesky, David (Composer)
Freiberg, Daniel (Composer)
Lauro, Antonio (Composer)
Oliveria, Aloysio (Composer)
Greenwood, Jane (Costume designer)
Abreu, Zequinha (Composer)
Ingalls, James F (Lighting designer)
Daniele, Graciela, 1939- (Choreographer)
Faison, George, 1945- (Choreographer)
Whitener, William (Choreographer)
Diamond, Dennis (Videographer)
Piazzolla, Astor (Composer)
Blades, Rubén (Composer)
Ballet Hispanico of New York (Dancer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1991-10-31
Table of Contents
Cassette 1: Cafe America (approx. 20 min.). Choreography: George Faison. Music: Ruben Blades, Julio Iglesias. Scenery: Pepón Osorio. Costumes: Bernard Johnson. Lighting: Tim Hunter. Perf. by José Costas, Gary-David Shaw, and Eduardo Vilaro. -- Cada noche...tango (approx. 32 min.). Choreography: Graciela Daniele, assisted by Luis Perez. Fight direction: B. H. Barry. Music: Astor Piazzolla. Costumes: Patricia Zipprodt. Lighting: Peggy Eisenhauer. Perf. by Merceditas Manago (the madam); Vilaro, Brian Chung, Shaw (the men); Kathryn Ross, Alessandra Corona, Miriam Kescherman, Lynne Morrissey (the women); Costas, Pedro Ruiz (the brothers); Nancy Turano (the outsider). -- Cassette 2: Llamada (approx. 8 min.). Choreography: William Whitener. Music: Sor/Romero (Obligato on étude in B minor) and Torroba (Llamada). Costume: Zipprodt. Lighting: Roger Morgan. Perf. by Turano. -- Ola chica (approx. 17 min.). Choreography: Whitener. Music: David Chesky, Daniel Freiberg, Antonio Lauro, Zequinha Abreu, and Aloysio Oliveria, performed by Paquito D'Rivera. Costumes: Jane Greenwood. Lighting: James F. Ingalls. Cast: Five Venezuelan waltzes: I: Manago, Morrissey, Kescherman, Ruiz, Chung; II: Manago and cast; III: Kescherman, Ruiz; IV: Manago, Morrissey, Chung; V: entire cast; Chorino: Morrissey, Ruiz; Tico, tico: entire cast.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8843
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance by Dennis Diamond of Video D Studios at the Joyce Theater, New York, on October 31, 1991.
Performers: Performed by Ballet Hispanico of New York.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (77 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926071628-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12173844
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bf64be80-87df-0138-4c65-31975a75ad64
Rights Statement
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  • 1991: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballet Hispanico" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballet Hispanico" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1991). Ballet Hispanico Retrieved from

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Ballet Hispanico