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

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

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 and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Mead Hunt ; editor, Kris Liem, Adam Zucker, Nancy Novack ; music supervisor, arranger & producer, Matthias Gohl
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Host: Julie Andrews ; interviews with: Stephen Sondheim, Hal Prince, Frank Rich, Jerome Robbins, Marvin Hamlisch, Donna McKechnie, Jerry Orbach, Chita Rivera ; voices, Nancy Anderson, Chris Ferry, Jonathan Freeman, John Herrera, Jane Krakowski, John McMartin, Jeffrey Wright, Chip Zien, Michael C. Hall, Gene Jones, Ron McClarty, Audra McDonald, Jonathan Marc Sherman, Stephen Spinella, Mary Testa, Andrew Weems
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1928-2019
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dupre, Jeff
  • Rosenthal, Sally
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Fields, Marc
  • Young, JoAnn
  • Maslon, Laurence
  • Andrews, J.
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Prince, Harold
  • Rich, Frank
  • Robbins, Jerome
  • Gohl, Teese
  • Ghost Light Films
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Carlton International Media Limited
Runtime
360
Series statement
PBS home video
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Musicals
  • 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 and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2004 documentary film
  • Special features: Disc 1-2: additional performances, Broadway interviews, photo credits ; Disc 3: "Wicked: the road to Broadway", additional performances, Broadway interviews, photo credits
  • Paramount: 88571
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) -- DISC 3.
  • Episode five:
  • Tradition (1957-1979).
  • Episode six:
  • Putting it together (1980-2004)
  • DISC 1.
  • Episode one:
  • Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927).
  • Episode two:
  • Syncopated city (1919-1933) -- DISC 2.
  • Episode three:
  • I got plenty of nuttin' (1930-1942).
  • Episode four:
Control code
56877428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781415702369
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
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 details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films and Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; produced by Jeff Dupre, Michael Kantor, Sally Rosenthal ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2004 documentary film
  • Special features: Disc 1-2: additional performances, Broadway interviews, photo credits ; Disc 3: "Wicked: the road to Broadway", additional performances, Broadway interviews, photo credits
  • Paramount: 88571
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) -- DISC 3.
  • Episode five:
  • Tradition (1957-1979).
  • Episode six:
  • Putting it together (1980-2004)
  • DISC 1.
  • Episode one:
  • Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927).
  • Episode two:
  • Syncopated city (1919-1933) -- DISC 2.
  • Episode three:
  • I got plenty of nuttin' (1930-1942).
  • Episode four:
Control code
56877428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781415702369
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
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 details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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