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Working : a musical

Author: Craig CarneliaStephen SchwartzKirk BrowningPhylis GellerLindsay LawAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Broadway Theatre Archive ; Chatsworth, CA : Distributed by Image Entertainment, [2001]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Musical adaptation of Studs Terkel's book, with songs by James Taylor, Stephen Schwartz and others.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Filmed musicals
Music
Nonfiction films
Television musicals
DVD-Video discs
Songs and music
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Craig Carnelia; Stephen Schwartz; Kirk Browning; Phylis Geller; Lindsay Law; Nina Faso; Barry Bostwick; Rita Moreno; James Taylor; Eileen Brennan; Charles Durning; Barbara Hershey; Patti LaBelle; Scat Man Crothers; Studs Terkel; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Broadway Theatre Archive.; Image Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 48990638
Notes: From the book by Studs Terkel; adapted by Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso.
Videodisc release of the 1982 Thirteen/WNET New York, American Playhouse presentation.
Liner notes inserted in container.
Special features: Performer theatre and film credits, previews.
Credits: Lighting designer, George Riesenberger ; costume designer, Richard Bostard ; set decorator, Dwight Jackson ; editor, Roy Stewart.
Cast: Barry Bostwick, Rita Moreno, James Taylor, Eileen Brennan, Charles Durning, Barbara Hershey, Patti LaBelle, Scatman Crothers.
Performer(s): Host, Studs Terkel.
Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert
Details: DVD; NTSC; PCM Stereo sound.
Other Titles: Studs Terkel's Working
American playhouse (Television program)
Responsibility: songs by Craig Carnelia [and others] ; directed by Stephen Schwartz and Kirk Browning ; produced by Phylis Geller, Lindsay Law ; a production of WNET and KCET.

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Musical adaptation of Studs Terkel's book, with songs by James Taylor, Stephen Schwartz and others.

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Nice Revival of Musical

by ricklibrarian (WorldCat user published 2005-12-01) Very Good Permalink
Working is a different kind of musical: there are no main characters, no storyline, and no plot. What it has is what the Studs Terkel book on which it is based has – many voices, dramatic, comic, and tragic. I have been listening to a full-cast production by LA Theatre Works on compact disc while I commute...
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