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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, (fullscreen DVD)

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

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
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Host
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compilation of dramatic scenes from various Broadway plays, as performed on the Tony Awards by the original cast members between 1969 and 2001
Cataloging source
MDY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Anita Robertson
Date time place
Originally aired as segments on the Tony Awards between 1969-2001
Dewey number
792.09747/1
Language note
  • In English
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN2266.5
LC item number
.B47 2005
PerformerNote
Hosted by Harvey Fierstein
Runtime
68
Technique
live action
Label
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays, director, Christopher A. Cohen ; written by Steven Hecht ; Christopher A. Cohen Productions, (fullscreen DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally compiled for video in 2005
  • Special feature: original Playbill cover art
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The great white hope / by Howard Sackler (James Earl Jones & Jane Alexander, 1969) -- One flew over the cuckoo's nest / by Dale Wasserman (Gary Sinise, Tim Sampson & the cast, 2001) -- Lettice and lovage / by Peter Shaffer (Maggie Smith & Margaret Tyzack, 1990) -- M. Butterfly / by David Henry Hwang (John Lithgow & B.D. Wong, 1988) -- A walk in the woods / by Lee Blessing (Robert Prosky & Sam Waterston, 1988) -- Coastal disturbances / by Tina Howe (Annette Bening & Timothy Daly, 1987) -- The sisters Rosensweig / by Wendy Wasserstein (Robert Klein, Jane Alexander & Madeline Kahn, 1993) -- Lovers / by Brian Friel (Art Carney & Anna Manahan, 1969) -- The Heidi chronicles / by Wendy Wasserstein (Joan Allen & Peter Friedman, 1989) -- The tale of the allergist's wife / by Charles Busch (Michele Lee, Linda Lavin & Tony Roberts, 2001) -- Speed-the-plow / by David Mamet (Joe Mantegna & Ron Silver, 1988) -- Lend me a tenor / by Ken Ludwig (Philip Bosco & Victor Garber, 1989) -- The piano lesson / by August Wilson (Charles S. Dutton, Rocky Carroll, Carl Gordon & S. Epatha Merkerson, 1990) -- Fences / by August Wilson (James Earl Jones & Courtney B. Vance, 1987) -- King Hedley II / by August Wilson (Viola Davis & Brian Stokes Mitchell, 2001) -- Joe Turner's come and gone / by August Wilson (Ed Hall, Delroy Lindo & Mel Winkler, 1988) -- Hamlet / by William Shakespeare (Kevin Kline, 1990) -- Long day's journey into night / by Eugene O'Neill (Len Cariou, 1990) -- As you like it / by William Shakespeare (Morgan Freeman, 1990)
Control code
ocm70069748
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Isbn
9781569388075
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961807598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70069748
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 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, (fullscreen DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally compiled for video in 2005
  • Special feature: original Playbill cover art
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
The great white hope / by Howard Sackler (James Earl Jones & Jane Alexander, 1969) -- One flew over the cuckoo's nest / by Dale Wasserman (Gary Sinise, Tim Sampson & the cast, 2001) -- Lettice and lovage / by Peter Shaffer (Maggie Smith & Margaret Tyzack, 1990) -- M. Butterfly / by David Henry Hwang (John Lithgow & B.D. Wong, 1988) -- A walk in the woods / by Lee Blessing (Robert Prosky & Sam Waterston, 1988) -- Coastal disturbances / by Tina Howe (Annette Bening & Timothy Daly, 1987) -- The sisters Rosensweig / by Wendy Wasserstein (Robert Klein, Jane Alexander & Madeline Kahn, 1993) -- Lovers / by Brian Friel (Art Carney & Anna Manahan, 1969) -- The Heidi chronicles / by Wendy Wasserstein (Joan Allen & Peter Friedman, 1989) -- The tale of the allergist's wife / by Charles Busch (Michele Lee, Linda Lavin & Tony Roberts, 2001) -- Speed-the-plow / by David Mamet (Joe Mantegna & Ron Silver, 1988) -- Lend me a tenor / by Ken Ludwig (Philip Bosco & Victor Garber, 1989) -- The piano lesson / by August Wilson (Charles S. Dutton, Rocky Carroll, Carl Gordon & S. Epatha Merkerson, 1990) -- Fences / by August Wilson (James Earl Jones & Courtney B. Vance, 1987) -- King Hedley II / by August Wilson (Viola Davis & Brian Stokes Mitchell, 2001) -- Joe Turner's come and gone / by August Wilson (Ed Hall, Delroy Lindo & Mel Winkler, 1988) -- Hamlet / by William Shakespeare (Kevin Kline, 1990) -- Long day's journey into night / by Eugene O'Neill (Len Cariou, 1990) -- As you like it / by William Shakespeare (Morgan Freeman, 1990)
Control code
ocm70069748
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Isbn
9781569388075
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961807598
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70069748
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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