Video recording of television programme Dancemakers [series]: 'Pulcinella' [episode] featuring performance of 'Pulcinella' by Rambert Dance Company at unidentified location in 1988. Broadcast on BBC2 on 22 October 1988.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/P/01/01/0011
  • Dates of Creation
      1986 - 1988
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      2 VHS External professional recording of commercial broadcast supplied by BBC. Transferred from 1" tape to VHS Digitised with digital access file available: No

Scope and Content

Period refers to period of production. Date refers to first known date of television broadcast. Professionally filmed. Episode incomplete but performance of 'Pulcinella' is complete. With captions at the beginning providing the background story: set in Naples, the story features a pair of bored lovers. Performance of Pulcinella: 3 backcloth; neo-classical style; lighting bright and even with no moving lighting or follow spots. All dancers wear shoes although no pointe work. Producer and Director: Bob Lockyer. Also held at the British Film Institute and BBC archives. BBC reference number: LMAR071H. BFI reference number: 337017. For more information see British Film Institute catalogue at

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:01:27 - 00:38:47

Access Information

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