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The Resource The best of the Tony Awards : the plays, director, Christopher A. Cohen ; written by Steven Hecht ; Christopher A. Cohen Productions

The best of the Tony Awards : the plays, director, Christopher A. Cohen ; written by Steven Hecht ; Christopher A. Cohen Productions

Label
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays
Title
The best of the Tony Awards
Title remainder
the plays
Statement of responsibility
director, Christopher A. Cohen ; written by Steven Hecht ; Christopher A. Cohen Productions
Title variation
Plays
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dramatic performances from the archives of the Tony Awards broadcasts; contains scenes from 19 shows
Cataloging source
MDY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Christopher A. Cohen, Steven Hecht ; associate producer, Sharon Radcliffe ; research, Susan Fraser ; editor, Anita Robertson
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Harvey Fierstein, host
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1939-
  • 1934-
  • 1931-2011
  • 1945-
  • 1930-2008
  • 1956-
  • 1942-
  • 1918-2003
  • 1956-
  • 1937-
  • 1939-
  • 1946-2009
  • 1932-2010
  • 1952-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Christopher A
  • Hecht, Steven
  • Fierstein, Harvey
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Alexander, Jane
  • Sinise, Gary
  • Sampson, Tim
  • Smith, Maggie
  • Tyzack, Margaret
  • Lithgow, John
  • Wong, B. D
  • Prosky, Robert
  • Waterston, Sam
  • Bening, Annette
  • Daly, Tim
  • Klein, Robert
  • Kahn, Madeline
  • Carney, Art
  • Manahan, Anna
  • Allen, Joan
  • Friedman, Peter
  • Lee, Michele
  • Lavin, Linda
  • Roberts, Tony
  • Mantegna, Joe
  • Silver, Ron
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Garber, Victor
  • Dutton, Charles S
  • Carroll, Rocky
  • Gordon, Carl
  • Merkerson, S. Epatha
  • Vance, Courtney B
  • Davis, Viola
  • Mitchell, Brian Stokes
  • Hall, Ed
  • Lindo, Delroy
  • Winkler, Mel
  • Kline, Kevin
  • Cariou, Len
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Christopher A. Cohen Productions
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
65
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Theater
  • Tony Awards
Technique
live action
Label
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays, director, Christopher A. Cohen ; written by Steven Hecht ; Christopher A. Cohen Productions
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: original Playbill cover art
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The great white hope / by Howard Sackler (James Earl Jones, Jane Alexander) -- One flew over the cuckoo's nest / by Dale Wasserman (Gary Sinise, Tim Sampson) -- Lettice and lovage / by Peter Shaffer (Maggie Smith, Margaret Tyzack) -- M. Butterfly / by David Henry Hwang (John Lithgow, B.D. Wong) -- A walk in the woods / by Lee Blessing (Robert Prosky, Sam Waterston) -- Coastal disturbances / by Tina Howe (Annette Benning [i.e. Bening], Timothy Daly) -- The sisters Rosensweig / by Wendy Wasserstein (Robert Klein, Jane Alexander, Madeline Kahn) -- Lovers / by Brian Friel (Art Carney, Anna Manahan) -- The Heidi chronicles / by Wendy Wasserstein (Joan Allen, Peter Friedman) -- The tale of the allergist's wife / by Charles Busch (Michele Lee, Linda Lavin, Tony Roberts) -- Speed-the-plow / by David Mamet (Joe Mantegna, Ron Silver) -- Lend me a tenor / by Ken Ludwig (Philip Bosco, VIctor Garber) -- The piano lesson / by August Wilson (Charles S. Dutton, Rocky Carroll, Carl Gordon, S. Epatha Merkerson) -- Fences / by August Wilson (James Earl Jones, Courtney B. Vance) -- King Hedley II / by August Wilson (Viola Davis, Brian Stokes Mitchell) -- Joe Turner's come and gone / by August Wilson (Ed Hall, Delroy Lindo, Mel Winkler) -- Hamlet / by William Shakespeare (Kevin Kline) -- Long day's journey into night / by Eugene O'Neill (Len Cariou) -- As you like it / by William Shakespeare (Morgan Freeman)
Control code
1308117
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (65 min.)
Isbn
9781569388075
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961807598
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1308117
  • (MAnMC)1011061
  • (OCoLC)70069748
System details
DVD video; stereo.; 4:3 full screen aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays, director, Christopher A. Cohen ; written by Steven Hecht ; Christopher A. Cohen Productions
Publication
Note
Special features: original Playbill cover art
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The great white hope / by Howard Sackler (James Earl Jones, Jane Alexander) -- One flew over the cuckoo's nest / by Dale Wasserman (Gary Sinise, Tim Sampson) -- Lettice and lovage / by Peter Shaffer (Maggie Smith, Margaret Tyzack) -- M. Butterfly / by David Henry Hwang (John Lithgow, B.D. Wong) -- A walk in the woods / by Lee Blessing (Robert Prosky, Sam Waterston) -- Coastal disturbances / by Tina Howe (Annette Benning [i.e. Bening], Timothy Daly) -- The sisters Rosensweig / by Wendy Wasserstein (Robert Klein, Jane Alexander, Madeline Kahn) -- Lovers / by Brian Friel (Art Carney, Anna Manahan) -- The Heidi chronicles / by Wendy Wasserstein (Joan Allen, Peter Friedman) -- The tale of the allergist's wife / by Charles Busch (Michele Lee, Linda Lavin, Tony Roberts) -- Speed-the-plow / by David Mamet (Joe Mantegna, Ron Silver) -- Lend me a tenor / by Ken Ludwig (Philip Bosco, VIctor Garber) -- The piano lesson / by August Wilson (Charles S. Dutton, Rocky Carroll, Carl Gordon, S. Epatha Merkerson) -- Fences / by August Wilson (James Earl Jones, Courtney B. Vance) -- King Hedley II / by August Wilson (Viola Davis, Brian Stokes Mitchell) -- Joe Turner's come and gone / by August Wilson (Ed Hall, Delroy Lindo, Mel Winkler) -- Hamlet / by William Shakespeare (Kevin Kline) -- Long day's journey into night / by Eugene O'Neill (Len Cariou) -- As you like it / by William Shakespeare (Morgan Freeman)
Control code
1308117
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (65 min.)
Isbn
9781569388075
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961807598
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1308117
  • (MAnMC)1011061
  • (OCoLC)70069748
System details
DVD video; stereo.; 4:3 full screen aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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