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The Resource Broadway musicals : a Jewish legacy, Albert M. Tapper presents ; production of B'WAY Films, Ghost Light Films and Thirteen for WNET ; directed by Michael Kantor ; Barbara Brilliant, executive producer

Broadway musicals : a Jewish legacy, Albert M. Tapper presents ; production of B'WAY Films, Ghost Light Films and Thirteen for WNET ; directed by Michael Kantor ; Barbara Brilliant, executive producer

Label
Broadway musicals : a Jewish legacy
Title
Broadway musicals
Title remainder
a Jewish legacy
Statement of responsibility
Albert M. Tapper presents ; production of B'WAY Films, Ghost Light Films and Thirteen for WNET ; directed by Michael Kantor ; Barbara Brilliant, executive producer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the unique role of Jewish composers and lyricists in the creation of the modern American musical. This entertaining documentary mingles cultural history with illuminating perspectives on the origins and meanings of some of Broadway's most beloved songs, stories and shows
Cataloging source
VVS
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
English ; SDH subtitles
PerformerNote
  • Narrator: Joel Grey
  • David Hyde Pierce, Matthew Broderick, Killi O'Hara, Zero Mostel, Nathan Lane, Barbra Streisand, Idina Menzel, Kristin, Chenowerth. Joel Grey, Betty Comden and Adolph Green, Al Jolson, Fanny Brice, Dick Van Dyke
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1932-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tapper, Albert M
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Grey, Joel
  • Pierce, David Hyde
  • Broderick, Matthew
  • B'WAY Films
  • Ghost Light Films
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Athena (Firm)
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musicals
  • Theater
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
Broadway musicals : a Jewish legacy, Albert M. Tapper presents ; production of B'WAY Films, Ghost Light Films and Thirteen for WNET ; directed by Michael Kantor ; Barbara Brilliant, executive producer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Premiered nationally on PBS "Great Performances", January 1, 2013
  • Athena: AMP8984
Accompanying material
16 page guide
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1 (84 mins.): Opening ; The Yiddish theatre ; The Gershwins ; Rodgers and Hart ; Irving Berlin ; Name changing ; Jewish summer camps ; Cole Porter ; Kurt Weill ; "God Blass America" ; Rodgers and Hammerstein ; West Side Story ; Jule Styne ; Fiddler on the Roof ; Cabaret ; Charles Strouse ; Stephen Sondheim ; Jerry Herman ; Mel Brooks ; Contemporary Broadway -- Disc 2. Bonus features (176 Min.): Extended interviews ; Performances ; Biography of Joel Grey
Control code
827716551
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
2 videodiscs (84 min.)
Isbn
9781598289848
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961898497
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMP8984
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Broadway musicals : a Jewish legacy, Albert M. Tapper presents ; production of B'WAY Films, Ghost Light Films and Thirteen for WNET ; directed by Michael Kantor ; Barbara Brilliant, executive producer
Publication
Note
  • Premiered nationally on PBS "Great Performances", January 1, 2013
  • Athena: AMP8984
Accompanying material
16 page guide
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1 (84 mins.): Opening ; The Yiddish theatre ; The Gershwins ; Rodgers and Hart ; Irving Berlin ; Name changing ; Jewish summer camps ; Cole Porter ; Kurt Weill ; "God Blass America" ; Rodgers and Hammerstein ; West Side Story ; Jule Styne ; Fiddler on the Roof ; Cabaret ; Charles Strouse ; Stephen Sondheim ; Jerry Herman ; Mel Brooks ; Contemporary Broadway -- Disc 2. Bonus features (176 Min.): Extended interviews ; Performances ; Biography of Joel Grey
Control code
827716551
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
2 videodiscs (84 min.)
Isbn
9781598289848
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961898497
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMP8984
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
laserdisc

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