Helgi Tomasson

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Title

Helgi Tomasson

Description

Helgi Tomasson is an Icelandic ballet dancer, choreographer, and director. He trained at the National School of Reykjavik and the School of American Ballet. He danced with the Joffrey Ballet, Harkness Ballet, and as the principal of the New York City Ballet. He has been the Artistic Director of the San Francisco Ballet since 1985.

Creator

Barbara Newman

Source

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sansom2000dec30_tomasson2000dec30_sideb.wav

Date

December 30, 2000

Relation

Newman, B. (2003). Grace under pressure: Passing dance through time. New York, N.Y: Proscenium Publishers.

Identifier

sansom2000dec30_tomasson2000dec30

Provenance

Interview recorded by Barbara Newman on audio cassette

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Original Format

Audio cassette

Duration

side a: 46:40
side b: 46:41

Bit Rate/Frequency

24-bit/96.kHz

Interviewer

Barbara Newman

Interviewee

Helgi Tomasson

Location

San Francisco, CA

Files

Citation

Barbara Newman, “Helgi Tomasson,” Dance Dialogues: Interviews by Barbara Newman, 1979-Present, accessed June 16, 2021, http://dancedialogues.prattsils.org/items/show/154.

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