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The skin of our teeth

Author: Jack O'BrienSamuel J PaulThomas Hall, (Stage producer)Sada ThompsonHarold GouldAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Broadway Theatre Archive ; West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2002, ©1983]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play brings to life the fate and foibles of the celebrated Antrobus family--a bold and brassy embodiment of Wilder's vision of the American people. This eloquent comedy serves up an allegorical tale of one American family whose members must come to grips with their destinies. Having survived fire, flood, pestilence, seven-year locusts, the Ice Age and a dozen wars, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videodiscs
Drama
Nonfiction television programs
Televised plays
Television adaptations
Television plays
Adaptations
Named Person: Thornton Wilder
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jack O'Brien; Samuel J Paul; Thomas Hall, (Stage producer); Sada Thompson; Harold Gould; Blair Brown; Rue McClanahan; Thornton Wilder; Broadway Theatre Archive.; Kultur International Films.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
ISBN: 0769796206 9780769796208
OCLC Number: 50855248
Notes: "A presentation of Thirteen/WNET New York, American Playhouse, 1983"--Cover.
Credits: Music composed by Conrad Susa.
Cast: Sada Thompson, Harold Gould, Blair Brown, Rue McClanahan [and others].
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital.
Other Titles: American playhouse (Television program)
Responsibility: written by Thornton Wilder ; directed by Jack O'Brien ; produced by Sam Paul ; produced for the stage by Thomas Hall.

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"Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play brings to life the fate and foibles of the celebrated Antrobus family--a bold and brassy embodiment of Wilder's vision of the American people. This eloquent comedy serves up an allegorical tale of one American family whose members must come to grips with their destinies. Having survived fire, flood, pestilence, seven-year locusts, the Ice Age and a dozen wars, the Antrobuses are as durable as radiators, and remain as optimistic as a spring day."--Www.broadwayarchive.com.

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