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The Resource Broadway, the American musical, a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International, (DVD)

Broadway, the American musical, a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International, (DVD)

Label
Broadway, the American musical
Title
Broadway, the American musical
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first comprehensive documentary series to chronicle the entire razzle-dazzle history of this unique American art form. Each episode chronicles a different era in American history, and features the Broadway shows and songs that defined the period. The series draws on a wealth of feature films, rare television moments, archive news footage, original cast recordings, still photos, diaries, journals, intimate first person accounts, and on-camera interviews with many of the principals involved in creating the American musical
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, David Horn, Jac Venza ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; director, Michael Kantor ; conceived and developed in association with Martin Starger
Dewey number
792/.0973
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Host, Julie Andrews
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Andrews, Julie
  • Starger, Martin
  • Ghost Light Films
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Carlton International Media Limited
  • PBS Video
Runtime
360
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  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
  • Musicals
  • Musicals
  • Musical theater
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2004 television production
  • Special features: Additional performances ; Broadway interviews ; Photo credits ; Wicked: the road to Broadway (Disc 3 only)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. Episode 1: Give my regards to Broadway, 1893-1927 / written by Marc Fields, Michael Kantor, Laurence Maslon -- Episode 2: Syncopated city, 1919-1933 / written by Marc Fields
  • Disc 2. Episode 3: I got plenty o' nuttin' , 930-1942 / written by Michael Kantor -- Episode 4: Oh, what a beautiful mornin', 1948-1960 / written by JoAnn Young
  • Disc 3. Episode 5: Tradition, 1957-1979 / written by JoAnn Young -- Episode 6: Putting it together, 1980-2004 / written by Michael Kantor, Laurence Maslon
Control code
ocm56132934
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Isbn
9781415702369
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368857148
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
88571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
i1415702365
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2004 television production
  • Special features: Additional performances ; Broadway interviews ; Photo credits ; Wicked: the road to Broadway (Disc 3 only)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 1. Episode 1: Give my regards to Broadway, 1893-1927 / written by Marc Fields, Michael Kantor, Laurence Maslon -- Episode 2: Syncopated city, 1919-1933 / written by Marc Fields
  • Disc 2. Episode 3: I got plenty o' nuttin' , 930-1942 / written by Michael Kantor -- Episode 4: Oh, what a beautiful mornin', 1948-1960 / written by JoAnn Young
  • Disc 3. Episode 5: Tradition, 1957-1979 / written by JoAnn Young -- Episode 6: Putting it together, 1980-2004 / written by Michael Kantor, Laurence Maslon
Control code
ocm56132934
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Isbn
9781415702369
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368857148
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
88571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
i1415702365
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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