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Grupo de Dança Folclórica

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Grupo de Dança Folclórica
Romero, Carmencita, 1914- 2001 (Videographer)
Santos, João Marcelo Ribeiro dos (Videographer)
Grupo de Dança Folclórica (Salvador, Brazil) (Performer)
Universidade Federal da Bahia (Sponsor)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1994-08-25
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3289
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4779 (former)
Dance -- Brazil
Folk dancing -- Brazil
Drummers (Musicians)
Capoeira (Dance)
Candomblé (Religion)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title from accompanying flyer.
Venue: Recorded in performance at the Teatro de Arena in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil as part of the 25th anniversary celebration of the Grupo de Dança Folclórica of the Serviço Social do Comércio (SESC).
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (18 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Excerpts from a performance of Brazilian folk dances and music derived from African culture, including a dance inspired by Candomblé, the religious cult of the Orixas; Capoeira, a combat-dance originally practiced by slaves; Maculelé, a dance play with sticks; and Puxada de Rede, a fishermen's festival dance with fishnets. The Grupo de Dança Folclórica, a company of dancers, singers, and musicians, is maintained by the Serviço Social do Comércio (SESC), a business and trade foundation that provides social services for the city of Salvador.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12333129
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ca046f80-7901-0134-eebd-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1914: Creator Born
  • 1994: Created
  • 2001: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Grupo de Dança Folclórica" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1994. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0b8c06f0-a9fe-0133-5a48-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Grupo de Dança Folclórica" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 14, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0b8c06f0-a9fe-0133-5a48-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1994). Grupo de Dança Folclórica Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0b8c06f0-a9fe-0133-5a48-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Grupo de Dança Folclórica