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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)

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)

Label
Broadway : the American musical
Title
Broadway
Title remainder
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
  • 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
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Member of
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Cataloging source
OCP
Characteristic
videorecording
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Broadway, the American musical (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Kris Liem, Adam Zucker (ep. 4-5), Nancy Novak (ep. 6) ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Mead Hunt
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Host: Julie Andrews
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1961-
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  • Kantor, Michael
  • Fields, Marc
  • Maslon, Laurence
  • Young, JoAnn
  • Dupre, Jeff
  • Rosenthal, Sally
  • Andrews, Julie
  • Ghost Light Films
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Carlton International Media Limited
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
360
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  • Theater
  • Musicals
  • Musicals
  • Musical theater
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
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)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format, enhanced for 16:9; Dolby Digital; Retion 1 encoding
  • Special features: additional performances, interviews and featurette: Wicked: the road to Broadway (Disc 3)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Episode one, Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) / written by Marc Fields and Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon ; Episode two, Syncopated city (1919-1933) / written by Marc Fields -- Disc 2. Episode three, I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) / [written by Michael Kantor] ; Episode four, Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) / written by JoAnn Young -- Disc 3. Episode five, Tradition (1957-1979) / written by JoAnn Young ; Episode six, Putting it together (1980-2004) / written by Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon
Control code
ocm56877428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 120 min. each)
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
(Sirsi) ADP-6280
System details
DVD
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)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format, enhanced for 16:9; Dolby Digital; Retion 1 encoding
  • Special features: additional performances, interviews and featurette: Wicked: the road to Broadway (Disc 3)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Episode one, Give my regards to Broadway (1893-1927) / written by Marc Fields and Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon ; Episode two, Syncopated city (1919-1933) / written by Marc Fields -- Disc 2. Episode three, I got plenty o' nuttin' (1930-1942) / [written by Michael Kantor] ; Episode four, Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) / written by JoAnn Young -- Disc 3. Episode five, Tradition (1957-1979) / written by JoAnn Young ; Episode six, Putting it together (1980-2004) / written by Michael Kantor & Laurence Maslon
Control code
ocm56877428
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 120 min. each)
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
(Sirsi) ADP-6280
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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