Broadway theatre archive. Great performances. Set no. one

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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) PN6120.T4 B74 2014x
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This first set of Broadway Theatre Archives Great Performances includes the superb 1966 television adaptation by Arthur Miller of his Pulitzer Prize-winning modern tragedy, Death of a Salesman.
Death of a salesman / by Arthur Miller ; a CBS Television Network production ; produced by David Susskind and Daniel Melnick ; directed by Alex Segal (107 min.)
Alice at the palace / a Joseph Papp, New York Shakespeare Festival production ; by Elizabeth Swados ; produced by Joseph Papp ; directed by Emile Ardolino (72 min.)
Uncommon women and others / by Wendy Wasserstein ; a production of WNET/13 ; produced by Phylis Geller ; directed by Steven Robman and Merrily Mossman (86 min.)
For colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf / a co-production of WNET and WPBT ; written by Ntozake Shange ; produced by Lindsay Law ; directed by Oz Scott (77 min.).

Additional Information
Series The Kultur collection
Subjects Alice -- (Fictitious character from Carroll) -- Drama.
Mount Holyoke College -- Alumni and alumnae -- Drama.
Loman, Willy (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Traveling sales personnel -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Music-halls -- Drama.
Women college graduates -- Drama.
Reunions -- Drama.
African American women -- Drama.
African American women -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Fantasy television programs.
Television musicals.
Television adaptations.
Televised performances.
Publisher Red Bank, NJ :2014
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
American playhouse (Television program)
Death of a salesman.
Alice in concert.
Alice's adventures in Wonderland.
Through the looking-glass.
Uncommon women and others.
For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf.
Great performances.
Contributors Cobb, Lee J., 1911-1976, actor.
Dunnock, Mildred, actor.
Farentino, James, 1938-2012, actor.
Dekker, Albert, 1905-1968, actor.
Andrews, Edward, 1914-1985, actor.
Segal, George, actor.
Streep, Meryl, actor.
Aberlin, Betty, actor.
Allen, Debbie, 1950- actor.
Baker-Bergen, Stuart, 1945-1986, actor.
Cox, Richard, 1948- actor.
Dabney, Sheila, actor.
Hudson, Rodney, actor.
Jeter, Michael, 1952-2003, actor.
Eikenberry, Jill, actor.
McDonough, Ann (Actress), actor.
Cuervo, Alma, 1951- actor.
Parker, Ellen, 1949- actor.
Kurtz, Swoosie, actor.
Nichols, Josephine, actor.
Herman, Cynthia, actor.
Levine, Anna, actor.
Shange, Ntozake, actor.
Woodard, Alfre, 1953- actor.
Whitfield, Lynn, actor.
Beverley, Trazana, actor.
Carlos, Laurie, actor.
Lilly, Crystal, actor.
Maillard, Carol, actor.
Allen, Sarita, actor.
Susskind, David, 1920-1987, television producer.
Melnick, Daniel, 1932-2009, television producer.
Segal, Alex, 1915-1977, television director.
Papp, Joseph, television producer.
Ardolino, Emile, television director.
Geller, Phylis, television producer.
Robman, Steven, television director.
Mossman, Merrily, television director.
Law, Lindsay, television producer.
Scott, Oz, television director.
Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005. Death of a salesman.
Swados, Elizabeth. Alice in concert.
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Alice's adventures in Wonderland.
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Through the looking-glass.
Wasserstein, Wendy. Uncommon women and others.
Shange, Ntozake. For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf.
CBS Television Network, production company.
New York Shakespeare Festival Productions, production company.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), production company.
WPBT-TV (Television station : Miami, Fla.), production company.
Kultur International Films, publisher.
Participants/Performers Death of a salesman: Lee J. Cobb, Mildred Dunnock, James Farentino, Albert Dekker, Edward Andrews, George Segal.
Alice at the palace: Meryl Streep, Betty Aberlin, Debbie Allen, Stuart Baker-Bergen, Richard Cox, Sheila Dabney, Rodney Hudson, Michael Jeter.
Uncommon women and others: Jill Eikenberry, Ann McDonough, Alma Cuervo, Ellen Parker, Swoosie Kurtz, Josephine Nichols, Cynthia Herman, Meryl Streep, Anna Levine.
For colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf: Ntozake Shange, Alfre Woodard, Lynn Whitfield, Tarzana Beverly, Laurie Carlos, Crystal Lilly, Carol L. Maillard, Sarita Allen.
Language English
Notes Televised stage plays.
Title from container.
Death of a salesman originally broadcast on television in 1966; Alice at the palace originally broadcast on television in 1982; Uncommon women and others originally broadcast in 1978 as part of the Theatre in America series on the television program Great performances; For colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf originally broadcast in 1982 as an episode of the television series American playhouse.
Special feature: Death of a salesman cast biographies and filmographies.
System Details DVD; NTSC; all regions; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Description 4 videodiscs (357 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9780769749266
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