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

Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kanton ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; 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 Kanton ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
792/.0973
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
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
Runtime
360
Series statement
PBS home video
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kanton ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • episode five:
  • Tradition (1957-1979)
  • episode six:
  • Putting it together (1980-present) (DVD 2228)
  • Episode one:
  • Give my regards to Broadway (1893-19274)
  • episode two:
  • Syncopated city (1920-1933) (DVD 2226)
  • episode three:
  • I got plenty of nuttin' (1929-1942)
  • episode four:
  • Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) (DVD 2227)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Isbn
9781415702369
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 2228
Other control number
097368857148
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
885714
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373631666
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Broadway, the American musical, a film by Michael Kanton ; a co-production of Ghost Light Films, Thirteen/WNET New York, NHK and BBC in association with Carlton International ; written by JoAnn Young, Marc Fields, Michael Kantor and Laurence Maslon ; directed by Michael Kantor
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • episode five:
  • Tradition (1957-1979)
  • episode six:
  • Putting it together (1980-present) (DVD 2228)
  • Episode one:
  • Give my regards to Broadway (1893-19274)
  • episode two:
  • Syncopated city (1920-1933) (DVD 2226)
  • episode three:
  • I got plenty of nuttin' (1929-1942)
  • episode four:
  • Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (1943-1960) (DVD 2227)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Isbn
9781415702369
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 2228
Other control number
097368857148
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
885714
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373631666
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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      UT, US
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