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The 27th Annual Tony Awards

Title
The 27th Annual Tony Awards [videorecording] / executive producer, Alexander H. Cohen ; written by Hildy Parks ; directed by Clark Jones.
Publication
New York, c1973.

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Additional Authors
  • Cohen, Alexander H., 1920-2000
  • Parks, Hildy, 1926-2004
  • Jones, Clark, 1920-2002
  • Lawrence, Elliot, 1925-2021
  • Somlyo, Roy A
  • Harrison, Rex
  • Holm, Celeste, 1917-2012
  • Duncan, Sandy, 1946-
  • Orbach, Jerry
  • Gallagher, Helen, 1926-
  • Kelly, Paula
  • McKechnie, Donna
  • Verdon, Gwen
  • Albert, Eddie
  • Fabray, Nanette
  • Lee, Michele
  • King, Alan, 1927-2004
  • Howard, Ken, 1944-2016
  • Alexander, Jane, 1939-
  • Plummer, Christopher
  • Smith, Alexis, 1921-1993
  • Carroll, Diahann
  • Vereen, Ben
  • Slezak, Walter, 1902-1983
  • Brazzi, Rossano, 1916-1994
  • Brynner, Yul
  • Ustinov, Peter
  • Lithgow, John, 1945-
  • Irving, George S
  • Harris, Julie, 1925-2013
  • Johns, Glynis
  • Dana, Leora
  • Elliott, Patricia, 1938-2015
  • Wheeler, Hugh, 1912-1987
  • Fosse, Bob, 1927-1987
  • Klotz, Florence
  • Antoon, A. J. (Alfred Joseph), 1944-1992
  • Fisher, Jules
  • Prince, Harold, 1928-2019
  • Walton, Tony, 1934-2022
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Papp, Joseph
  • Miller, Jason
  • Lindsay, John V. (John Vliet)
  • Lotito, Louis
  • American Theatre Wing, producer.
  • ABC Television Network.
Description
1 videodisc (DVD) (130 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the American Theatre Wing.
Series Statement
Tony Awards
Alternative Title
  • 1973 Tony Awards
  • The wide world of Broadway
Subjects
Genre/Form
Television.
Note
  • Includes original television commercials and blackouts intended for commercials.
  • Not all awards presented included in the broadcast. For a complete list of recipients see tonyawards.com.
  • Special Tony Awards winners: John Lindsay, Mayor of New York City; Actor's Fund of America, Louis Lotito, president.
  • The theme of this year's Tony Awards focused on the global reach of Broadway material. The Wide World of Broadway featured narrations by Rex Harrison, Walter Slezak, Rossano Brazzi, Yul Brynner, and Peter Ustinov, who brought the viewers to Vienna: West side story; Tokyo: The King and I; Milan: Ciao, Rudy; Paris: Hello, Dolly!; London: Show Boat; Zagreb, Yugoslavia: Man of La Mancha; Witchita Falls, Texas: My Fair Lady.
  • Musicals and plays represented (show, song / performer): Pippin, Magic to do / Ben Vereen and Company.
Access (note)
  • Restricted to qualified researchers.
Credits (note)
  • Musical director, Elliot Lawrence ; co-produced by Roy A. Somlyo.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped by the ABC Television Network at the Imperial Theatre, New York, N.Y., during a live broadcast March 25, 1973.
Contents
  • Award recipients (performer, category / play title): Alan Bates, actor / Butley -- Ben Vereen, actor / Pippin -- John Lithgow, supporting actor / The changing room -- George S. Irving, supporting actor / Irene -- Julie Harris, actress / The last of Mrs. Lincoln -- Glynis Johns, actress / A little night music -- Leora Dana, supporting actress / The last of Mrs. Lincoln -- Patricia Elliott, supporting actress / A little night music.
  • Award recipients (name, category / play title): Hugh Wheeler, book / A little night music -- Bob Fosse, choreographer / Pippin -- Florence Klotz, costume designer / A little night music -- A.J. Antoon, director, play / That championship season -- Bob Fosse, choreographer / Pippin -- Jules Fisher, lighting designer / Pippin -- Harold Prince, producer / A little night music -- Jason Miller, playwright; the New York Shakespeare Festival, Joseph Papp, producer / That championship season -- Tony Walton, scenic designer / Pippin -- Stephen Sondheim, score / A little night music.
Call Number
NCOX 287
OCLC
79853629
Title
The 27th Annual Tony Awards [videorecording] / executive producer, Alexander H. Cohen ; written by Hildy Parks ; directed by Clark Jones.
Imprint
New York, c1973.
Series
Tony Awards
Access
Restricted to qualified researchers.
Credits
Musical director, Elliot Lawrence ; co-produced by Roy A. Somlyo.
Performer
Hosts: Rex Harrison, Celeste Holm.
Co-Hosts: Sandy Duncan, Jerry Orbach.
Presenters: Helen Gallagher, Paula Kelly, Donna McKechnie, Gwen Verdon, Eddie Albert, Nanette Fabray, Michele Lee, Ken Howard, Alan King, Gwen Verdon, Jane Alexander, Christopher Plummer, Alexis Smith, Jerry Orbach, Diahann Carroll.
Event
Videotaped by the ABC Television Network at the Imperial Theatre, New York, N.Y., during a live broadcast March 25, 1973.
Added Author
Cohen, Alexander H., 1920-2000, producer.
Parks, Hildy, 1926-2004, writer.
Jones, Clark, 1920-2002, director.
Lawrence, Elliot, 1925-2021, conductor.
Somlyo, Roy A, producer.
Harrison, Rex, host.
Holm, Celeste, 1917-2012, host.
Duncan, Sandy, 1946- host.
Orbach, Jerry, host.
Gallagher, Helen, 1926- presenter.
Kelly, Paula, presenter.
McKechnie, Donna, presenter.
Verdon, Gwen, presenter.
Albert, Eddie, presenter.
Fabray, Nanette, presenter.
Lee, Michele, presenter.
King, Alan, 1927-2004, presenter.
Howard, Ken, 1944-2016, presenter.
Alexander, Jane, 1939- presenter.
Plummer, Christopher, presenter.
Smith, Alexis, 1921-1993, presenter.
Orbach, Jerry, presenter.
Carroll, Diahann, presenter.
Vereen, Ben, performer.
Harrison, Rex, performer.
Slezak, Walter, 1902-1983, performer.
Brazzi, Rossano, 1916-1994, performer.
Brynner, Yul, performer.
Ustinov, Peter, performer.
Vereen, Ben, recipient.
Lithgow, John, 1945- recipient.
Irving, George S, recipient.
Harris, Julie, 1925-2013, recipient.
Johns, Glynis, recipient.
Dana, Leora, recipient.
Elliott, Patricia, 1938-2015, recipient.
Wheeler, Hugh, 1912-1987, recipient.
Fosse, Bob, 1927-1987, recipient.
Klotz, Florence, recipient.
Antoon, A. J. (Alfred Joseph), 1944-1992, recipient.
Fisher, Jules, recipient.
Prince, Harold, 1928-2019, recipient.
Walton, Tony, 1934-2022, recipient.
Sondheim, Stephen, recipient.
Papp, Joseph, recipient.
Miller, Jason, recipient.
Lindsay, John V. (John Vliet), recipient.
Lotito, Louis, recipient.
American Theatre Wing, producer.
ABC Television Network.
Added Title
1973 Tony Awards
Added Title
Gift of the American Theatre Wing.
Research Call Number
NCOX 287
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