The Resource Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor, (videorecording DVD)

Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Broadway, the American musical
Title
Broadway, the American musical
Statement of responsibility
a film by Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor
Contributor
Author
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
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
792/.0973
PerformerNote
Host: Julie Andrews; interviews with: Stephen Sondheim, Hal Prince, Frank Rich, Jerome Robbins, Marvin Hamlisch, Donna McKechnie, Jerry Orbach, Chita Rivera
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1928-
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  • Rich, Frank
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Andrews, Julie
  • Robbins, Jerome
  • Prince, Harold
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
342
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  • Theater
  • Musicals
  • Musicals
  • Musical theater
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded for use on Region 4 players only
  • Colour recording system: PAL
  • "104998-9"
Contents
Contents: Episode one: Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) -- Episode two: Syncopated city (1920-1933) -- Episode three: I got plenty of nuttin' (1929-1942) -- Episode four: Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) -- Episode five: Tradition (1957-1979) -- Episode six: Putting it together (1980-2004)
Control code
000028560190
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 104998-9
  • 885714
System details
DVD
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Encoded for use on Region 4 players only
  • Colour recording system: PAL
  • "104998-9"
Contents
Contents: Episode one: Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) -- Episode two: Syncopated city (1920-1933) -- Episode three: I got plenty of nuttin' (1929-1942) -- Episode four: Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) -- Episode five: Tradition (1957-1979) -- Episode six: Putting it together (1980-2004)
Control code
000028560190
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 104998-9
  • 885714
System details
DVD

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