Broadway Musicals

Broadway Musicals

A Jewish Legacy

DVD - 2012
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Examines the unique role of Jewish composers and lyricists in the creation of the modern American musical. This entertaining documentary mingles cultural history with illuminating perspectives on the origins and meanings of some of Broadway's most beloved songs, stories and shows.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : B'WAY Films LLC : Athena, [2012]
ISBN: 9781598289848
Branch Call Number: 782.1409 BRO
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (84 min.) : sd., color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 16 page guide.


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Feb 03, 2018

Features the multiplicity of gifted Jewish composers (immigrants mostly from Europe to the USA) who made the music of their time in Broadway unforgettable. Watch the informative set of interviews to gain insight into the significance of the depth of their music.

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