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Additional title: Tiger rag (Choreographic work : Falco)
Antonio, Juan (Dancer)
Freydont, Shelley (Dancer)
Yokoyama, Ranko (Dancer)
Gornel, William (Dancer)
Nalven, Lisa (Dancer)
Morin, Jean-Louis, 1954-1995 (Dancer)
Falco, Louis (Choreographer)
Kamen, Michael (Composer)
Katz, William, 1942- (Designer)
Wishner, Maxine (Videographer)
Louis Falco dance company (Dancer)
Dance Umbrella (Concert series : New York, N.Y.) (Presenter)

TAG Foundation Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978-02-17
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8922
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-903 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Videotaped in performance during the Dance Umbrella series at the Entermedia Theatre on February 17, 1978. by Maxine Wishner. Choreography: Louis Falco. Music: Michael Kamen. Scenery and costumes: Marisol and William Katz assisted by Willy Eisenhart. Lighting: Richard Nelson.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Performers: Performed by the Louis Falco Dance Company. Cast: Juan Antonio (Tiger tamer), Shelley Freydont (Tightrope walker), Ranko Yokoyama (Lady on point), William Gornel (Furfoot), Lisa Nalven (Torso), Jean-Louis Morin (Legs), and members of the company.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (35 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY797031780-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157767
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c301b930-795f-0135-6aaa-13207edc5341
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Tiger rag" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Tiger rag" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 23, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Tiger rag Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Tiger rag