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Additional title: Eagle's nest (Choreographic work : Falco)
Savignano, Luciana (Dancer)
Dorella, Oriella (Dancer)
Pierin, Marco (Dancer)
Bellezza, Maurizio (Dancer)
Nalven, Lisa (Dancer)
Falco, Louis (Choreographer)
Teatro alla Scala. Corpo di ballo (Performer)

The Louis Falco Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1980
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8735
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4682 (former)
Dance rehearsals
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography by Louis Falco.
Content: Title provided by donor.
Source note: Original container labeled "unfinished rehearsal copy."
Performers: Performed by Angelo Moretti (il padre), Luciana Savignano (la madre), with Mara Cavagnini, Oriella Dorella, Marco Pierin, Maurizio Bellezza, Anna Maria Grosso (figli), and the corps de ballet of the Teatro alla Scala, with Lisa Nalven.
Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Italy, in February 1980.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (51 min.) : silent, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Rehearsal for a dance work with music by Michael Kamen, decor and costumes by Rocco Bufano, and lighting by Beverly Emmons.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12333127
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 06a42620-8c05-0135-8147-318d94c2cdd5
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1980: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The eagle's nest" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The eagle's nest" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980). The eagle's nest Retrieved from

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The eagle's nest