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Macready! : a celebration of the actor

Title
Macready! : a celebration of the actor [videorecording] / Circle Repertory presents, by arrangement with Globe Enterprises ; written and performed by Frank Barrie; based on the diaries of William Charles Macready, 1793-1873 ; directed by Donald MacKechnie ; [video producer, Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, Betty L. Corwin, director]
Publication
New York, c1980.

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Moving imageRestricted use NCOV 137Performing Arts Research Collections - TOFT

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Additional Authors
  • Barrie, Frank.
  • Barrie, Frank
  • MacKechnie, Donald
  • Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873.
  • Corwin, Betty L.
  • Circle Repertory Company, producer.
  • Globe Enterprises.
  • New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive.
Description
2 videocassettes (95 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 3/4 in. (U-matic)
Summary
One-person show based on the diaries of English actor William Charles Macready (1793-1873), whose rivalry with American actor Edwin Forrest indirectly touched off the Astor Place riot in New York City in 1849.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Drama.
Note
  • Copy of program available.
  • Opened July 29, 1980 in repertory with The woolgatherer.
Access (note)
  • Restricted to qualified researchers.
Performer (note)
  • Featuring Frank Barrie as actor William Charles Macready.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped by The New York Public Library's Theatre on Film and Tape Archive at the Circle Repertory Theatre, New York, N.Y., Sept. 13, 1980.
Call Number
NCOV 137
OCLC
NYPG99-F7
Title
Macready! : a celebration of the actor [videorecording] / Circle Repertory presents, by arrangement with Globe Enterprises ; written and performed by Frank Barrie; based on the diaries of William Charles Macready, 1793-1873 ; directed by Donald MacKechnie ; [video producer, Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, Betty L. Corwin, director]
Imprint
New York, c1980.
Access
Restricted to qualified researchers.
Performer
Featuring Frank Barrie as actor William Charles Macready.
Event
Videotaped by The New York Public Library's Theatre on Film and Tape Archive at the Circle Repertory Theatre, New York, N.Y., Sept. 13, 1980.
Added Author
Barrie, Frank. Macready!
Barrie, Frank, actor.
MacKechnie, Donald, director.
Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873.
Corwin, Betty L.
Circle Repertory Company, producer.
Globe Enterprises.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive.
Research Call Number
NCOV 137
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