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The Resource Kiss me, Kate, music & lyric by Cole Porter ; book by Sam & Bella Spewack ; produced for the stage by Roger Berlind and Roger Horchow ; directed for the stage and adapted for television, Michael Blakemore ; produced by Richard Price, Andy Picheta ; directed by Chris Hunt

Kiss me, Kate, music & lyric by Cole Porter ; book by Sam & Bella Spewack ; produced for the stage by Roger Berlind and Roger Horchow ; directed for the stage and adapted for television, Michael Blakemore ; produced by Richard Price, Andy Picheta ; directed by Chris Hunt

Label
Kiss me, Kate
Title
Kiss me, Kate
Statement of responsibility
music & lyric by Cole Porter ; book by Sam & Bella Spewack ; produced for the stage by Roger Berlind and Roger Horchow ; directed for the stage and adapted for television, Michael Blakemore ; produced by Richard Price, Andy Picheta ; directed by Chris Hunt
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Author
Choreographer
Composer
Director
Producer
Stage director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on William Shakespeare's The Taming Of The Shrew, it is a show within a show, with the cast performing a musical rendition of the classic while handling their own conflicts off stage. The original Broadway production won the Tony Award for Best Musical in 1949 and its 1999 revival won Best Revival of a Musical. In 2015 the original cast recording was inducted into the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Choreography by Kathleen Marshall
  • Music, Cole Porter
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.K57 2017
PerformerNote
Brent Barrett, Rachel York, Nancy Anderson and Michael Berresse
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1891-1964
  • 1899-1990
  • 1899-1971
  • 1954-
  • 1928-
  • 1891-1964
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • York, Rachel
  • Barrett, Brent
  • Porter, Cole
  • Spewack, Bella Cohen
  • Spewack, Samuel
  • Berlind, Roger
  • Horchow, Roger
  • Price, Richard
  • Picheta, Andy
  • Hunt, Chris
  • Blakemore, Michael
  • Anderson, Nancy
  • Berresse, Michael
  • Marshall, Kathleen
  • Porter, Cole
  • Shakespeare, William
Runtime
151
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Actors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Couples
  • Musicals
  • Actors
  • Couples
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Musicals
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Kiss me, Kate, music & lyric by Cole Porter ; book by Sam & Bella Spewack ; produced for the stage by Roger Berlind and Roger Horchow ; directed for the stage and adapted for television, Michael Blakemore ; produced by Richard Price, Andy Picheta ; directed by Chris Hunt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • Based on William Shakespeare's "The taming of the shrew."
  • Filmed at the Victoria Palace Theatre, London
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Running time on container is given as +/- 143 min
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1907627
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 151 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663175721
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SF17572
  • SF17572
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o983468151
  • (OCoLC)983468151
System details
Blu-ray, region A, wide screen (1.78:1); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Kiss me, Kate, music & lyric by Cole Porter ; book by Sam & Bella Spewack ; produced for the stage by Roger Berlind and Roger Horchow ; directed for the stage and adapted for television, Michael Blakemore ; produced by Richard Price, Andy Picheta ; directed by Chris Hunt
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • Based on William Shakespeare's "The taming of the shrew."
  • Filmed at the Victoria Palace Theatre, London
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Running time on container is given as +/- 143 min
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1907627
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 151 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663175721
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SF17572
  • SF17572
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o983468151
  • (OCoLC)983468151
System details
Blu-ray, region A, wide screen (1.78:1); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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