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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, (videorecording)

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

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
Dewey number
792.09747/1
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Harvey Fierstein, host
Runtime
65
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays, director, Christopher A. Cohen ; written by Steven Hecht ; Christopher A. Cohen Productions, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: original Playbill cover art
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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
ocm70069748
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (65 min.)
Isbn
9781569388075
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961807598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o70069748
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; stereo
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: original Playbill cover art
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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
ocm70069748
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (65 min.)
Isbn
9781569388075
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961807598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o70069748
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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