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Capital of the world
Additional title: Capital of the world (Choreographic work : Loring)
Fitzell, Roy (Dancer)
Serrano, Lupe (Dancer)
Douglas, Scott, 1927-1996 (Dancer)
Loring, Eugene, 1911-1982 (Choreographer)
Antheil, George, 1900-1959 (Composer)
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 (Bibliographic antecedent)
Francés, Esteban (Costume designer)
Saudek, Robert, 1911-1997 (Producer)
Ballet Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Performer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1953-12-06
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6557
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-1730
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-1730A
Televised performances
Televised dance
Creation/production credits: Kinescope. Produced by Robert Saudek Associates for the WCBS-TV Omnibus series telecast on December 6, 1953. Commissioned for television. Producer: Fred Rickey. Director: Bob Banner. Host: Alistair Cook. Includes introduction by Eugene Loring. Choreography: Eugene Loring. Music: George Antheil. Based on a story by Ernest Hemingway. Costumes: Esteban Francés. Performed by Roy Fitzel, Lupe Serrano, Scott Doublas, and members of Ballet Theatre.
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (32 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY797028175-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157718
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): edfd7e70-c7ea-0135-9169-337650481e1f
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Item timeline of events

  • 1953: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capital of the world" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1953-12-06.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capital of the world" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 17, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1953-12-06). Capital of the world Retrieved from

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Capital of the world