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Falco, Louis (Choreographer)
Antonio, Juan (Dancer)
Yokoyama, Ranko (Dancer)
Gornel, William (Dancer)
Nalven, Lisa (Dancer)
Sener, Alan (Dancer)
Ford, Karen (Dancer)
King, Patrick (Dancer)
Ward, Serena (Dancer)
Bennato, Eugenio (Composer)
Migliardi, Mario (Composer)
Mercuri, Mariano (Designer)
Louis Falco Dance Company (Performer)
Radiotelevisione italiana (Production company)

The Louis Falco Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1980 - 1989 (Approximate)
Place: Italy
Publisher: RAI
Table of Contents
Sogni [Dreams] (ca. 12 min.) -- Bedroom (ca. 10 min.) / music, Eugenio Bennato -- Transmissions (ca. 16 min.) / music, Mario Migliardi -- The match (ca. 18 min.) / music, Eugenio Bennato.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8765
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5678 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Televised performances
Statement of responsibility: RAI [Radiotelevisione italiana] ; choreography by Louis Falco.
Content: Title and program information provided by Alan Sener.
Creation/production credits: Scenery, Mariano Mercuri ; costumes, Bonizza ; director of photography, Enzo Chinassi.
Performers: Danced by the Louis Falco Dance Company: Louis Falco, Juan Antonio, Ranko Yokoyama, William Gornel, Lisa Nalven, Alan Sener, Karen Ford, Patrick King, Serena Ward.
Venue: Videotaped in Milan, Italy ; date not identified.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Language: Title for the dance work Sogni in Italian ; titles for Bedroom, Transmissions, and The match in English.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (56 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Choreographic episodes created for the Photofinish series produced by RAI (Italian national television). "Bedroom" and "The match" also appear on *MGZIC 9-5672 Superfalco, a tape containing excerpts from a ninety-minute special; "Sogni" and "Transmissions" may also have been included in the special.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13801004
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 282e66c0-8c0a-0135-d12c-03d7fc1c481a
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1980: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Photofinish" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980 - 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Photofinish" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 16, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980 - 1989). Photofinish Retrieved from

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