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Latouche, John, 1914-1956


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Ballad of Baby Doe Cast and Crew Take a Bow, between 1956-1959

Identifier: M123.03.0069.0001.00006
Overview ''The Ballad of Baby Doe'' cast, dramatists, musicians, and directors take a bow after a performance at the Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado. Front row, left to right: Douglas Moore (composer), Emerson Buckley (music director), Walter Cassel (baritone, portrayed Horace Tabor), Martha Lipton (mezzo-soprano, portrayed Augusta Tabor), Dolores Wilson (soprano, portrayed Elizabeth ''Baby Doe'' Tabor), John Latouche (librettist), Hanya Holm (co-director and choreographer),...
Dates: between 1956-1959

Ballad of Baby Doe Dramatists and Directors, between 1956-1959

Identifier: M123.03.0069.0001.00001
Overview ''The Ballad of Baby Doe'' dramatists and directors (left to right) Edward Levy (co-director), Hanya Holm (co-director and choreographer), Douglas Moore (composer), and John Latouche (librettist) pose for a publicity photograph at the Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado. The Central City Opera House was the site of the 1956 world premiere of the opera ''The Ballad of Baby Doe.''
Dates: between 1956-1959

John LaTouche and Douglas Moore

Identifier: M123.03.0076.0013.00001
Overview Photograph of Central City affiliates librettists John latouche and composer Douglas Moore for the production of 'The Ballad of Baby Doe.'
Dates: 1950-1969

Martha Lipton with Friends

Identifier: M123.03.0052.0005.00005
Overview Portrait of Martha Lipton, a mezzo-soprano singer from the Metropolitan Opera who performed with the Central City Opera as Augusta in the 1959 production of 'The Ballad of Baby Doe', photographed with John Latouche and Frank Ricketson. " John Latouche, Martha Lipton, and Frank ‘Rick’ Ricketson attended a party in celebration of the successful opening of The Ballad of Baby Doe. Latouche, dressed in western duds complete with Horace Tabor-style mustache, wrote the libretto, collaborating with...
Dates: 1956-1959