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The Resource Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; directed by Michael Kantor ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK, and BBC in association with Carlton International, (videorecording DVD)

Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; directed by Michael Kantor ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK, and BBC in association with Carlton International, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Broadway, the American musical
Title
Broadway, the American musical
Statement of responsibility
a film by Michael Kantor ; directed by Michael Kantor ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK, and BBC in association with Carlton International
Title variation
B'way
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
OCP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Broadway, the American musical (Television program)
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
  • Fields, Marc
  • Maslon, Laurence
  • Young, JoAnn
  • Dupre, Jeff
  • Rosenthal, Sally
  • Andrews, Julie
Runtime
360
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Musicals
Technique
live action
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; directed by Michael Kantor ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK, and BBC in association with Carlton International, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television in 2004
  • Special features: additional performances; additional interviews; featurette on Wicked
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) / written by Marc Fields and Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon -- Syncopated city (1919-1933) / written by Marc Fields
  • Disc 2. I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) / written by Michael Kantor -- Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) / written by JoAnn Young
  • Disc 3. Tradition (1957-1979) / written by JoAnn Young -- Putting it together (1980-2004) / written by Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 6 hr.)
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
ocm56877428
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; directed by Michael Kantor ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK, and BBC in association with Carlton International, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television in 2004
  • Special features: additional performances; additional interviews; featurette on Wicked
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) / written by Marc Fields and Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon -- Syncopated city (1919-1933) / written by Marc Fields
  • Disc 2. I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) / written by Michael Kantor -- Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) / written by JoAnn Young
  • Disc 3. Tradition (1957-1979) / written by JoAnn Young -- Putting it together (1980-2004) / written by Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 6 hr.)
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
ocm56877428
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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