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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 ; 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
Title remainder
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
  • Broadway, the American musical
  • B'way
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
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
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
  • Theater
  • Musicals
  • Musical theater
  • Documentary television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
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 ; director, Michael Kantor ; writers, Marc Fields ... [et al.] ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Episode one, Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) ; Episode two, Syncopated city (1919-1933) -- disc 2. Episode three, I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) ; Episode four, Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) -- disc 3. Episode five, Tradition (1957-1979) ; Episode six, Putting it together (1980-2004)
Control code
ocm56877428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs [approximately 120 min. each]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781415702369
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368857148
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
88571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 780131
  • (Sirsi) o56877428
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen format ; Dolby digital
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 ; director, Michael Kantor ; writers, Marc Fields ... [et al.] ; producers, Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Episode one, Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) ; Episode two, Syncopated city (1919-1933) -- disc 2. Episode three, I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) ; Episode four, Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) -- disc 3. Episode five, Tradition (1957-1979) ; Episode six, Putting it together (1980-2004)
Control code
ocm56877428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs [approximately 120 min. each]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781415702369
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368857148
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
88571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 780131
  • (Sirsi) o56877428
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen format ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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