The Resource King Lear, directed by Edwin Sherin ; originally staged for the theatre by The New York Shakespeare Festival ; produced by Joseph Papp, (DVD)

King Lear, directed by Edwin Sherin ; originally staged for the theatre by The New York Shakespeare Festival ; produced by Joseph Papp, (DVD)

Label
King Lear
Title
King Lear
Statement of responsibility
directed by Edwin Sherin ; originally staged for the theatre by The New York Shakespeare Festival ; produced by Joseph Papp
Title variation
William Shakespeare's King Lear
Contributor
Language
eng
Summary
A New York Shakespeare Festival production of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters
Cataloging source
DPB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Jac Venza ; producer for public television, Virginia Kassel ; music, Charles Gross
PerformerNote
James Earl Jones, Douglass Watson, Paul Sorvino, Raul Julia, Rosalind Cash, Lee Chamberlin, Ellen Holly, Rene Auberjonois
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-1989
  • 1931-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sherin, Edwin
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Watson, Douglass
  • Sorvino, Paul
  • Julia, Raul
  • Cash, Rosalind
  • Chamberlin, Lee
  • Holly, Ellen
  • Shakespeare, William
  • New York Shakespeare Festival Productions
  • Broadway Theatre Archive
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
185
Series statement
Broadway Theatre Archive.
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
King Lear, directed by Edwin Sherin ; originally staged for the theatre by The New York Shakespeare Festival ; produced by Joseph Papp, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of the production of Thirteen/WNET for Theater in America on PBS, originally broadcast in 1974
Control code
  • a242460
  • ocm48432177
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 56 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID0883BDDVD
System control number
(Sirsi) ABW-0187
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; mono
Label
King Lear, directed by Edwin Sherin ; originally staged for the theatre by The New York Shakespeare Festival ; produced by Joseph Papp, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of the production of Thirteen/WNET for Theater in America on PBS, originally broadcast in 1974
Control code
  • a242460
  • ocm48432177
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 56 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID0883BDDVD
System control number
(Sirsi) ABW-0187
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; mono

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