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Additional title: Villon (Choreographic work : Butler)
Villon, François, 1431-1463 (Author)
Butler, John, 1920-1993 (Choreographer)
Starer, Robert (Composer)
Milwaukee Ballet Company (Performer)

John Butler Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1989-02-28
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9165
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5691 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography by John Butler ; music by Robert Starer.
Content: Title, date, and performing company from original container.
Performers: Danced by the Milwaukee Ballet.
Venue: Videotaped in performance, location not identified, on February 28, 1989.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (33 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Ballet inspired by the life of the French poet François Villon.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13912014
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 129b7c40-7c69-0135-51b0-197d5edb46d1
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

  • 1431: Creator Born
  • 1463: Creator Died
  • 1989: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Villon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989-02-28.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Villon" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989-02-28). Villon Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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