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The Legacy Project: Dramatists Talk about Their Work, Volume 1, Stephen Sondheim in Conversation With Adam Guettel
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in The Legacy Project: Dramatists Talk about Their Work, Volume 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 1 hour 5 mins
The Legacy Project documents and preserves the creative process of America's most esteemed writers for the theater in a series of filmed conversations, each featuring an established stage author (or team of collaborators) being interviewed by a younger emerging writer.Stephen Sondheim was hailed by The New York Ti...
in The Legacy Project: Dramatists Talk about Their Work, Volume 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 1 hour 5 mins
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Local Color
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directed by Oleg Passer, fl. 2003 and Amanda Aschinger, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Solstice Productions (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2003), 49 mins
This documentary chronicles the production of a play at the St. Louis Black Repertory Company, one of the five largest African-American theater companies in the U.S., examining the work of everyone involved, including the actors, director, lighting and set design, sound design, and producer. Each of them discuss t...
directed by Oleg Passer, fl. 2003 and Amanda Aschinger, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Solstice Productions (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2003), 49 mins
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The Making of a Monologue: Robert Wilson's Hamlet
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directed by Marion Kessel, fl. 1995; produced by Marion Kessel, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1995), 1 hour 2 mins
Robert Wilson is internationally regarded as one of the most significant and innovative theater artists working today. This behind-the-scenes video, drawing on rehearsal and performance footage, reveals how Wilson created his unique one-man performance of Hamlet and captures the rich texture of Wilson's multi-dime...
directed by Marion Kessel, fl. 1995; produced by Marion Kessel, fl. 1995 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 1995), 1 hour 2 mins
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The Making of a Musical: Do I Hear a Waltz?
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directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1965), 27 mins
Discussion of the production of "Do I Hear a Waltz?" with Arthur Laurents, author of the book for the show, Beni Montresor, set designer, and lyricist Stephen Sondheim. Includes graphics from the scene design and former productions on which the musical is based. 1965.
directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1965), 27 mins
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Marc Blitzstein: Composer with a Message
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directed by Muriel Balash, 1930-; produced by Muriel Balash, 1930-, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 28 mins
"Examination of the life, work and influence of Marc Blitzstein. With Aaron Copland, composer. Arvin Brown, director. John Houseman, producer-actor. Leonard Bernstein, composer. Actor-singers Howard Da Silva, Brenda Lewis, Jerry Jarrett, Joyce Ebert. Blitzstein's work includes "The Cradle Will Rock" (a 1937 Feder...
directed by Muriel Balash, 1930-; produced by Muriel Balash, 1930-, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 28 mins
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Marc Blitzstein: The Cradle That Rocked Broadway
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directed by Muriel Balash, 1930-; produced by Muriel Balash, 1930-, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 29 mins
"Examination of the life, work and influence of Marc Blitzstein. With Aaron Copland, composer. Arvin Brown, director. John Houseman, producer-actor. Leonard Bernstein, composer. Actor-singers Howard Da Silva, Brenda Lewis, Jerry Jarrett, Joyce Ebert.Blitzstein's work includes "The Cradle Will Rock" (a 1937 Federal...
directed by Muriel Balash, 1930-; produced by Muriel Balash, 1930-, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 29 mins
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The Master Builder
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written by Henrik Ibsen, 1828-1906 (1892); directed by John Morris Stix, 1920-2004; designed by Jac Venza, fl. 1962-2005, Peggy Morrison, fl. 1934-1959, Dean Nelson, fl. 1951; produced by Lewis Freedman, 1926-1992; performed by E. G. Marshall, 1910-1998, Lois Smith, 1930-, Phyllis Ann Love, 1925-, Fred Stewart, 1906-1970, Victor Kilian, 1891-1979, James Patterson, 1932-1972 and Joanna Roos, 1901-1989 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1960), 1 hour 49 mins
In this production of Henrik Ibsen's late masterpiece The Master Builder, E. G. Marshall (Twelve Angry Men) plays the egomaniacal master builder Halvard Solness, a man whose successful business enterprises cause a host tormenting thoughts about the potency of human will and the responsibility therein. Opposite him...
written by Henrik Ibsen, 1828-1906 (1892); directed by John Morris Stix, 1920-2004; designed by Jac Venza, fl. 1962-2005, Peggy Morrison, fl. 1934-1959, Dean Nelson, fl. 1951; produced by Lewis Freedman, 1926-1992; performed by E. G. Marshall, 1910-1998, Lois Smith, 1930-, Phyllis Ann Love, 1925-, Fred Stewart, 1906-1970, Victor Kilian, 1891-1979, James Patterson, 1932-1972 and Joanna Roos, 1901-1989 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1960), 1 hour 49 mins
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A Master of Burlesque
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produced by Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 29 mins
"Steve Mills, an old-timer from the world of vaudeville, a "top banana" as he was called, with help from Caro Cormic, Abagail Chase, Dexter Maitland, and Harry Ryan, presents well known skits from the golden days of burlesque. These are dramatic bits, often with outsized props, that audiences knew well and expecte...
produced by Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 29 mins
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Much Ado About Nothing
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1599); directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996 and Alfred Joseph Antoon, 1944-1992; choreographed by Donald Edward Saddler; designed by Theoni V. Aldredge, 1922-2011, Phil Hymes, fl. 1959-2006; produced by Joseph Papp, 1921-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Arny Freeman, 1908-1986, Marshall Efron, 1938-, Douglass Watson, 1921-1989, Mark Hammer, 1937-, Jeanne Hepple, 1936-, Charles Bartlett, fl. 1971-2002, Kathleen Effie Widdoes, 1939-, Frederick Coffin, 1943-2003, Jack Gianino, fl. 1972-2006, David Lenthall, fl. 1971-2004, Barnard Hughes, 1915-2006, Jerry Mayer, 1941-2003, George Gugleotti, fl. 1967-1973, Bette Henritze, fl. 1962-2002, Will Mackenzie, fl. 1960-2004, Tom McDermott, 1912-1996, Glenn Walken, 1945-, F. Murray Abraham, 1939-, William Robertson, fl. 1969-1972, Barbara Rubenstein, fl. 1972-1976, Richard Schneider, fl. 1972-1977, Robert Blacker, fl. 1973-2005, Bryan Mihok, fl. 1972, Richard Casper, fl. 1972-1973, James McGill, fl. 1972-1999, Joan Jaffe, fl. 1972-2007, Lindsay Ann Crouse, 1948-, Maury Cooper, fl. 1970-2005, Leland Schwantes, fl. 1972-1979, Rosamond Lynn, fl. 1972-1976, Nina Jordan, 1964- and Sam Waterston, 1940- (New York, NY: Broadway Theatre Archive, 1972), 2 hours 42 mins
This version of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing takes place in turn-of-the-century America, with Don Pedro portrayed as Teddy Roosevelt and his Rough Riders. Directed by Nick Havinga and featuring Law & Order star Sam Waterson as Benedick, the witty production offers an intricate knot of love, marriage, and m...
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1599); directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996 and Alfred Joseph Antoon, 1944-1992; choreographed by Donald Edward Saddler; designed by Theoni V. Aldredge, 1922-2011, Phil Hymes, fl. 1959-2006; produced by Joseph Papp, 1921-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Arny Freeman, 1908-1986, Marshall Efron, 1938-, Douglass Watson, 1921-1989, Mark Hammer, 1937-, Jeanne Hepple, 1936-, Charles Bartlett, fl. 1971-2002, Kathleen Effie Widdoes, 1939-, Frederick Coffin, 1943-2003, Jack Gianino, fl. 1972-2006, David Lenthall, fl. 1971-2004, Barnard Hughes, 1915-2006, Jerry Mayer, 1941-2003, George Gugleotti, fl. 1967-1973, Bette Henritze, fl. 1962-2002, Will Mackenzie, fl. 1960-2004, Tom McDermott, 1912-1996, Glenn Walken, 1945-, F. Murray Abraham, 1939-, William Robertson, fl. 1969-1972, Barbara Rubenstein, fl. 1972-1976, Richard Schneider, fl. 1972-1977, Robert Blacker, fl. 1973-2005, Bryan Mihok, fl. 1972, Richard Casper, fl. 1972-1973, James McGill, fl. 1972-1999, Joan Jaffe, fl. 1972-2007, Lindsay Ann Crouse, 1948-, Maury Cooper, fl. 1970-2005, Leland Schwantes, fl. 1972-1979, Rosamond Lynn, fl. 1972-1976, Nina Jordan, 1964- and Sam Waterston, 1940- (New York, NY: Broadway Theatre Archive, 1972), 2 hours 42 mins
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Mummenschanz: Swiss Mime Mask Theater
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directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 29 mins
"Mummenschanz, the Swiss experimental theater group of Andres Bossard, Berne Schurch and Floriana Frassetto, in a selection of their work. Using highly disciplined body movements, masks, minimal scenery and odd props they create a novel world of their own. Commentary is provided here by arts critic Faubion Bowers....
directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 29 mins
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