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American Gothic
Additional title: American Gothic (Choreographic work : Loring)
Loring, Eugene, 1911-1982 (Choreographer)
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 (Composer)
University of California, Irvine. Dance Department (Performer)

Eugene Loring Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979-04
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8595
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2567 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped onstage, possibly at a dress rehearsal, in April 1979 at the faculty dance concert of the Dance Department of the School of Fine Arts, University of California, Irvine.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Eugene Loring. Music: Aaron Copland (Organ symphony). Scenery/costume designer(s) not identified.
Performers: Performers not identified.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (26 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926005516-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171701
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2307df90-8a8b-0135-efcd-1b9f95979821
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1911: Creator Born
  • 1979: Created
  • 1982: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "American Gothic" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "American Gothic" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 6, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1979). American Gothic Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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American Gothic