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Additional title: Jack in the box (Choreographic work : Falco)
Additional title: Short cut (Choreographic work : Falco)
Falco, Louis (Interviewee)
Ulrich, Jochen (Interviewee)
Springsteen, Bruce (Composer)
Brusca, Jack, 1939-1993 (Designer)
Waits, Tom, 1949- (Composer)
Lurie, John, 1952- (Composer)
Tanz-Forum Köln (Performer)
Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Producer)

The Louis Falco Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989
Place: West Germany
Publisher: WDR
Table of Contents
Tanzforum (ca. 7 min.) / writer, Geli Fuchs ; camera, Cermak Frantisec ; editor, Gerry Boeer ; includes brief excerpts of Louis Falco's Jack in the box (music, Bruce Springsteen ; decor and costumes, Jack Brusca) and Jochen Ulrich's Short cut (music, Tom Waits and John Lurie), performed by members of Tanz-Forum Köln ; and brief interviews with Falco, Ulrich, and some of the dancers.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8734
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4681 (former)
Filmed dance
Television programs
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: produced by WDR ; directed by Joris Hermans ; edited by Karin Sarholz.
Venue: Videotaped in Köln, West Germany, on May 8, 1989. Telecast on West 3 in May 1989.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Language: In German. Interviews with Louis Falco and dancers, who speak in English, have voice-over translations in German.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (34 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Television program on the arts in Germany. The section on dance, Tanzforum, occurs in the first 7 min. of the program.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12328067
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fea4ec70-8c04-0135-5670-33317c8d7cfb
Rights Statement
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  • 1989: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kulturszene" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kulturszene" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 28, 2024.

APA Format

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

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