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Broadway : the American musical

Author: Michael KantorMarc FieldsLaurence MaslonJoAnn YoungJeff DupreAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, ©2004.
Series: PBS home video
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Musical films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Kantor; Marc Fields; Laurence Maslon; JoAnn Young; Jeff Dupre; Sally Rosenthal; Julie Andrews; 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)
ISBN: 1415702365 9781415702369
OCLC Number: 56877428
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Widescreen.
Special features: Additional performances; Broadway interviews; photo credits; Wicked : the road to Broadway.
Credits: Editor, Kris Liem, Adam Zucker (ep. 4-5), Nancy Novak (ep. 6) ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Mead Hunt.
Performer(s): Host: Julie Andrews.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 3 videodiscs (ca. 120 min. each) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen format ; Dolby digital.
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.
Series Title: PBS home video
Other Titles: Wicked: the road to Broadway.
American musical
Broadway, the American musical
B'way
Broadway, the American musical (Television program)
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.

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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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