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 ; director, Michael Kantor ; writers, Marc Fields ... [et al.] ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal. --, (videorecording)

Broadway, the American musical, a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK, and BBC in association with Carlton International ; director, Michael Kantor ; writers, Marc Fields ... [et al.] ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal. --, (videorecording)

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 ; director, Michael Kantor ; writers, Marc Fields ... [et al.] ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal. --
Title variation
  • American musical
  • B'way
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This documentary series details the razzle-dazzle history of a unique American art form. Each episode chronicles a different era and features the Broadway shows and songs that defined the period. The series draws on feature films, rare television moments, archival news footage, original cast recordings, still photos, diaries, journals, first person accounts, and on-camera interviews with many of the principals involved in creating the American musical
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
792/.0973
Intended audience
E
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Hosted by Julie Andrews
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Andrews, Julie
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Prince, Harold
  • Rich, Frank
  • Robbins, Jerome
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Musicals
  • Musicals
  • Musical theater
  • Documentary television programs
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
general
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 ; director, Michael Kantor ; writers, Marc Fields ... [et al.] ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Give my regards to Broadway [1893-1927] -- Syncopated city [1919-1933] -- Disc 2. I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) -- Oh, what a beautiful morning' (1943-1960) -- Disc 3. Tradition (1957-1979) -- Putting it together (1980-2004)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
3 videodiscs in 1 container
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
097368857148 (set)
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
  • lbj00082002
  • 537693
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK, and BBC in association with Carlton International ; director, Michael Kantor ; writers, Marc Fields ... [et al.] ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Give my regards to Broadway [1893-1927] -- Syncopated city [1919-1933] -- Disc 2. I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) -- Oh, what a beautiful morning' (1943-1960) -- Disc 3. Tradition (1957-1979) -- Putting it together (1980-2004)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
3 videodiscs in 1 container
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
097368857148 (set)
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
  • lbj00082002
  • 537693
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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