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God is lonely

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God is lonely
Butler, John, 1920-1993 (Choreographer)

John Butler Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1960 - 1993 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9769
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5801 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography by John Butler (?).
Content: Title from original container.
Creation/production credits: Choreographer not identified, probably John Butler.
Performers: Dancers not identified (two women and two men).
Venue: Videotaped in performance, location and date not identified.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (12 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
No linguistic content, Not applicable
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13912031
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a807a830-899f-0135-bcbd-37db562adf16
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

  • 1920: Creator Born
  • 1960: Created (Approximate)
  • 1993: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "God is lonely" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1960 - 1993. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1f15c1e0-660f-4421-be7c-75449ce35280

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "God is lonely" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 4, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1f15c1e0-660f-4421-be7c-75449ce35280

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1960 - 1993). God is lonely Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1f15c1e0-660f-4421-be7c-75449ce35280

Wikipedia Citation

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God is lonely