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Criticism, interpretation, etc
|Named Person:||Joseph Papp; Kevin Kline; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Kevin Kline; Joseph Papp; William Shakespeare|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Kevin Kline; New York Shakespeare Festival Public Theater.
|Notes:||Dubbed compilation of segments taped off air.
No credits on tape; title supplied by cataloger.
This video separated from the New York Shakespeare Festival collection, *T-Mss 1993-028.
Compilation of television coverage related to the New York Shakespeare Festival. Fifteen segments from New York City and Brazil, aired July 12 to August 1, 1991.
Segments two through eleven contain coverage of the controversy surrounding the New York Shakespeare Festival production of A midsummer night's dream at the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park in August, 1991. The production, staged by a troupe from Brazil in English and Portuguese, features female nudity in some scenes. Discussion concerns the use of nudity in Shakespeare, the effect of Shakespeare as performed in Portuguese and the decision of New York Shakespeare Festival producer, Joseph Papp to present the show. Includes interviews with the director, various performers, officials and audience members. Includes several brief clips of the performance.
|Description:||1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. NTSC ; 3/4 in. (U-matic)|
|Contents:||Segment one: Late night with David Letterman, aired WNBC, Channel 4, July 12, 1991, 12:30 a.m. --
Segment two: Good day New York, aired WNYW, channel 5, July 24, 1991, 7:00 a.m. --
Segment three: Good day New York, aired WNYW, July 25, 1991, 7:00 a.m. --
Segment four: Entertainment daily journal, aired WNYW, July 25, 1991. --
Segment five: Ten o'clock news, aired WNYW, July 29, 1991, 5:30 p.m. --
Segment six: Entertainment tonight, aired WCBS, channel 2, July 30, 1991. --
Segment seven: Name of show unknown, aired on Brazilian television, July 29, 1991. --
Segment eight: Nine news, aired WWOR, Channel 9, July 30, 1991, 10:00 p.m. --
Segment nine: News, aired WPIX, Channel 11, July 30, 1991, 10:30 p.m. --
Segment ten: News at eleven, aired WCBS, channel 2, July 30, 1991, 11:00 p.m. --
Segment eleven: News at eleven, aired WABC, channel 7, July 30, 1991, 11:00 p.m. --
Segment twelve: Name of show and airdate unknown. --
Segment thirteen: Ten o'clock news, aired WNYW, August 1, 1991, 10:00 p.m.
|Series Title:||Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival Moving Image Collection|
- Papp, Joseph -- Criticism and interpretation.
- Kline, Kevin -- Interviews.
- Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.
- Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616. -- Midsummer night's dream.
- New York Shakespeare Festival Public Theater.
- Actors -- Interviews.
- Nudity in the performing arts.
- Theater -- New York (State) -- New York.
- Theater -- Brazil.
- Theatrical productions -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1991-2000.
- Kline, Kevin.
- Papp, Joseph.
- Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.
- Midsummer night's dream (Shakespeare, William)
- New York (State) -- New York.