Batucada Fantástica (1983)
Company Premiere: 1983 at The Joyce Theater
Choreography by Vicente Nebrada
Music by Luciano Perrone
Costume Design by Diana Ruettiger
Lighting Design by Roger Morgan
Batucada Fantástica evokes the essence of Brazilian Carnival through eight electric solos, culminating in a riotous ensemble finale.
Ballet Hispánico's original production of Batucada Fantástica was made possible, in part, with public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Photos by Rosalie O'Connor