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Author: Thornton WilderKirk BrowningFrances ConroySpalding GrayRoberta MaxwellAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Mastervision, 1988.
Series: Theatre in video, volume 1 (TCOR)
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In early 20th century New Hampshire, the Webb and Gibbs families live next door to each other in a small town called Grover's Corners. Emily Webb and George Gibbs are two young people who grow up, fall in love, get married, and are eventually separated by death. On the surface there is nostalgia, but small ironies and inconsistencies persist that are often commented on by the Stage Manager, and are embodied in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Filmed plays
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975.
Our town.
New York, NY : Mastervision, 1988
(OCoLC)302412110
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Thornton Wilder; Kirk Browning; Frances Conroy; Spalding Gray; Roberta Maxwell; Penelope Ann Miller; Gregory Mosher; James Rebhorn; Eric Stoltz
OCLC Number: 884832949
Notes: Originally broadcast on television in 1988.
Title from resource description page (viewed June 12, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource (104 min.).
Series Title: Theatre in video, volume 1 (TCOR)
Responsibility: by Thornton Wilder.

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In early 20th century New Hampshire, the Webb and Gibbs families live next door to each other in a small town called Grover's Corners. Emily Webb and George Gibbs are two young people who grow up, fall in love, get married, and are eventually separated by death. On the surface there is nostalgia, but small ironies and inconsistencies persist that are often commented on by the Stage Manager, and are embodied in the town drunk Simon Stimson.

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