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Andra, age three, dancing during intermission at City Center
Andra, age eight, dancing with Marie Adair and Peter Saul at The Amato Opera
Andra's publicity photo for "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof".....1957
Jacob's Pillow.....1957
Andra, age 10, in The Little Orchestra Society's "Celeste"
The Maestro flying high.....1959
The Maestro teaching in Essen, Germany with Pina Bausch.....1959
Ernesta as Moth in Joseph Papp's
"A Midsummer Night's Dream.....1964
Ernesta as the King's Paige in The Royal Ballet's
"Sleeping Beauty" at the Met Opera.....1963
Victor Vargas and Andra in Mr. C's ballet
"The Snow Maiden".....1965
Ernesta as The Crow in Mr. C's ballet
"The Snow Maiden".....1965
Victor Vargas and Andra in Mr. C's ballet "The Fisherman and the Mermaid".....1966
Ernesta and Radio City Ballet Company members in Bettina Rosay's "Raymonda".....1973
Andra, Jay Seaman, Ernesta,  & Ellen Ashcraft
​in Andra's ballet "Out Walking".....1976
The Maestro teaching the youth company
New Jersey Dance Theater Guild.....1978
The Maestro rehearsing Drosselmeyer in his "Nutcracker for the
New Jersey Dance Theater Guild.....1978
Andra's company class for the
New Jersey Dance Theater Guild.....1978
Stephen Pier, Dance Circle Company.....1978
Dr. Drosselmeyer
New Jersey Dance Theater Guild.....1978
Dancing on Vacation......Rye, New Hampshire
                             Ernesta, 1983                                                                          Ernesta with Solveig Olsen Santillano, 1984
On tour in Virginia....1991
Kayoko Sakoh, Jun Kim, Ernesta, Andrew Carter, Gail Block Miller
Andra, in "Handel with Care" (E.Corvino/Handel)....1988
ECDCC in "Holmes, Sweet Holmes" (E. Corvino/Tchaikovsky)
New York Season, 1992
Kayoko Sakoh, Hugh Murphy, Ernesta, Elizabeth McPherson, Jun Kim, Andra, Thomas Baird
Ernesta & Andra
New York Baroque Dance Company.....1991
Ernesta leading The Knights
in T. Baird's "La Contesa"....NYC, 1998
Ernesta as Monsieur Moustache
Bastille Day Can-Can....NYC, 1997
Ernesta with the legendary Marta Becket
Death Valley, 1998
The Maestro being honored by The New Jersey Dance Ensemble.....2005
With our beloved Pina.....2006
Our Camp Dog, Ruger.....
Perry-Mansfield, 2010
E. Corvino's ballet "On the Path".....
​Perry-Mansfield, 2011
On Tour with Pina.....
Rio de Janeiro....2011
"Sweet Light", solo for Tracy Einstein
(E. Corvino/Bach)
​NYC, 2012
"Il Giardinetto" (E. Corvino/Albinoni)
Perry Mansfield, 2012
Kamber Hart, Darcy Kardell, Arielle Solomon
The cast of "P.M. - The Beginning"
(E. Corvino/Copland)
Perry Mansfield, 2013
Outdoor Improv
Perry Mansfield, 2013

Michele Cappello & Ernesta
Stonehenge, 2014

Garden Croisé
with Misaki Takeuchi, Ilaria Malvezzi, Katherine Howard
NYC, 2014

Gail Cooper-Deutsch presenting Ernesta with
New Jersey Dance Ensemble's Flame Award
New Jersey, 2015

Ernesta teaching at White Mountain Summer Dance
​Sarah Lawrence College, 2015

Ernesta and members of 
Tanztheaer Wuppertal/Pina Bausch
in the Foyer de la Danse
​Paris Opera House, 2015

Ernesta with dancers of Wayne McGregor
and the Paris Opera Ballet
The Armory....NYC, 2015

The Martha Hill Awards Gala ....NYC, 2016
Jennifer Scanlon, Ann Hutchinson Guest (Lifetime Achievement recipient), Ernesta, Andra, Leslie Andrea Williams

Andra with the Movement Invention Project II dancers
​NYC, 2016

 Folkwang Hochshule.... Essen Germany
1996 & 2016

Ernesta & Andra
​Studio 4F, 440 Studios....NYC, 2017

Welcome to Corvino Ballet

In the 1940s, a young soloist from the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo fell in love with and married a beautiful photographer and costume maker from New York City.
The rest is history........
~~~ This site is in    LOVING MEMORY   of these two remarkable people ~~~
                               ALFREDO CORVINO (1916-2005)  
                                                          MARCELLA CORVINO (1918-2004)