Vélez Mitchell with the Marina Svetlova Dance Company
Anita Vélez Mitchell Papers, 1950s-2013
Anita Vélez Mitchell studied with Russian dancer Marina Svetlova (1922-2009) and later joined her teacher's dance company under the management of Columbia Artists's Community Concert Musicale during 1954 and 1955. They performed in various cities, including the Barbizon Plaza Hotel Theatre and Central High School of Needle Trades in NYC. Anita performed the dances Cordova, Cuba, Zambra, and Carmen.
1954 – 1955, Date accepted
CreatorAnita Vélez Mitchell
Photograph: b & w photographs
Individuals or Organizations MentionedMarina Svetlova Dance Company
Anita Vélez Mitchell Papers, 1950s-2013. Vélez Mitchell with the Marina Svetlova Dance Company: AVMi_b_f_0099. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Oct 2019.
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