Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Televised Opera and Musical Comedy Database


This database documents more than a half-century of opera, operetta, and musical comedy telecasts produced in the United States, tracing performance programming from early live presentations on experimental TV stations, to contemporary productions released on broadcast television, various cable forms, and home video.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Outside the Library

Subjects: Performing Arts; Broadcasting, Radio and Television; Theatre; Music

Dates of Coverage: Approx. 1950-present

Format: Web