View this item elsewhere:

I'm old fashioned
Additional title: Variations on I'm old fashioned (Choreographic work : Robbins)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Alexopoulos, Helene (Dancer)
Dixon, Aura (Dancer)
Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)
Hansen, Peter (Dancer)
La Fosse, Robert (Dancer)
Neal, Philip, 1968- (Dancer)
Fiorato, Hugo (Conductor)
Astaire, Fred (Choreographer)
Astaire, Fred (Dancer)
Hayworth, Rita, 1918-1987 (Dancer)
Robbins, Jerome (Choreographer)
Gould, Morton, 1913-1996 (Composer)
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 (Composer)
Klotz, Florence (Costume designer)
Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)
Raset, Val (Choreographer)
Millard, Jay (Videographer)
New York City Ballet (Dancer)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
New York City Ballet. Orchestra (Musician)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1997-06-21
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-8372
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5526A (former)
Film excerpts
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Motion pictures
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by Jerome Robbins ; music by Morton Gould, based on a theme by Jerome Kern.
Content: Wide shot. For close shot, see *MGZIC 9-5526B.
Content: Accompanied by house program.
Statement of responsibility: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Performers: Danced by New York City Ballet: Heléne Alexopoulos, Aura Dixon, Kyra Nichols, Peter Hansen, Robert La Fosse, Philip Neal, with Wendy Ahearn, Jenny Blascovich, Emily Coates, Cara Copeland, Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Jessy Hendrickson, Deanna McBrearty, Jennifer Tinsley, Melissa Walter, Christopher Boehmer, Kurt Froman, Christopher Macdougall, Sébastien Marcovici, Alexander Ritter, Andrew Robertson, Sean Savoye, Robert Wersinger, Christopher Wheeldon.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on June 21, 1997, by Jay Millard.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (38 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Performance onstage preceded by a b&w clip from the film You were never lovelier (Columbia Pictures), featuring Rita Hayworth and Fred Astaire in choreography by Astaire and Val Raset.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13380688
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bd96e340-7401-0137-e168-276a1c6f477f
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

  • 1997: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm old fashioned" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1997.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm old fashioned" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1997). I'm old fashioned Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url= | title= (moving image) I'm old fashioned, (1997)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=December 7, 2023 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

I'm old fashioned