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Two tickets to Broadway (Videotape)

Two tickets to Broadway (Videotape)

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZIA 4-1047Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance


Additional Authors
  • Miller, Ann, 1923-2004.
  • Leigh, Janet.
  • Haven, Gloria de.
  • Lawrence, Bárbara.
  • Martin, Tony, 1913-2012.
  • Berkeley, Busby, 1895-1976
  • Styne, Jule, 1905-1994.
  • Hughes, Howard, 1905-1976
  • Kern, James V., 1909-1966
  • Charlivels.
1 cassette. 107 min. : sd. color NTSC.; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Small-town girl joins forces with three other girls and a male singer in a bid for television fame.
  • Motion picture originally released in 1951 by RKO Radio Pictures; reissued as a videotape in 1990 by Turner Home Entertainment. Producer: Howard Hughes. Director: James V. Kern.
  • Choreography: Busby Berkeley. Music: Jule Styne and Leo Robin, with additional songs by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart ("Manhattan"), and others. Screenplay: Sid Silvers and Hal Kanter, based on a story by Sammy Cahn. Art direction: Albert S. D'Agostino, Carroll Clark. Costumes: Michael Woulfe.
Performer (note)
  • Tony Martin (Dan), Janet Leigh (Nancy), Gloria De Haven (Hannah), Ann Miller (Joyce), Barbara Lawrence (S.F. Rogers), Eddie Bracken (Lew), Bob Crosby (Bob), and others.
DANCE CONTENTS. - "Manhattan," perf. by Leigh, Martin, and female ensemble. Rehearsals of "It began in Yucatan" and other dance numbers, perf. by Miller, Martin, De Haven, Leigh, and Lawrence. "The closer you are," perf. by Leigh and Martin. "The worry bird," perf. by Miller, Leigh, De Haven, and Lawrence, including a tap solo by Miller. The Charlivels act includes a male dance solo in Spanish costume and a gymnastic dance by 3 men. "Big Chief Hole-in-the-ground," perf. by Martin, Miller, Leigh, De Haven, and Lawrence. "Are you a beautiful dream," sung by Martin, danced by Leigh.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-1047
Two tickets to Broadway (Videotape)
Tony Martin (Dan), Janet Leigh (Nancy), Gloria De Haven (Hannah), Ann Miller (Joyce), Barbara Lawrence (S.F. Rogers), Eddie Bracken (Lew), Bob Crosby (Bob), and others.
Local Subject
Motion pictures. Two tickets to Broadway.
Local Subject
Gymnastics and rhythmic dancing.
Added Author
Miller, Ann, 1923-2004. Performer
Leigh, Janet. Performer
Haven, Gloria de. Performer
Lawrence, Bárbara. Performer
Martin, Tony, 1913-2012. Performer
Berkeley, Busby, 1895-1976, choreographer.
Styne, Jule, 1905-1994. Composer
Hughes, Howard, 1905-1976, film producer.
Kern, James V., 1909-1966, film director.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-1047
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