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José Limon (1908–1972)

José Limon was born on January 12, 1908 in Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico as José Arcadio Limon. He is known for his work on The Moor's Pavane (1951), Folio (1955) and And David Wept (1971). He was married to Pauline Lawrence. He died on December 2, 1972 in Flemington, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Moor's Pavane
Folio Judas (segment 'Traitor')
And David Wept
And David Wept Miscellaneous Crew
Scope Himself / Othello


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 1955 Folio (TV Series)
Judas (segment 'Traitor')
- Betrayal (1955) ... Judas (segment 'Traitor')
 1955 Scope (TV Series)
Othello / Himself
- The Moor's Pavane: A Measure of Emotion (1955) ... Othello / Himself
 1951 The Moor's Pavane (Short)
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 1971 And David Wept (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1955 Folio (TV Series) (choreographer - 1 episode)
- Betrayal (1955) ... (choreographer - segment "'Traitor'")
 1951 The Moor's Pavane (Short) (choreographer)
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 1965 Festival of Arts (TV Series)
- Dance Theatre of José Limon (1965) ... Himself
 1952 Omnibus (TV Series)
Himself - Dancer (segment "Moussorgsky's 'Pictures at an Exhibition' ")
- My Brother Henry (1952) ... Himself - Dancer (segment "Moussorgsky's 'Pictures at an Exhibition' ")

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Stage Play: Roberta. Musical revue. Music by Jerome Kern. Book by Otto A. Harbach. Based on the novel "Gowns by Roberta" by Alice Duer Miller. Lyrics by Otto A. Harbach. Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett. Musical Director: Victor Baravalle. Scenic Design by Clark Robinson. Gowns Designed by Madame Tafel. Furs Designed by Max ... See more »

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Jose Limon Dance Foundation, modern dance company and institute in New York City, was awarded the 2008 American National Medal of the Arts for its services to dance. See more »

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