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Beverly! [videorecording] : her farewell performance

Title
Beverly! [videorecording] : her farewell performance / a production of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. ; John Goberman, producer ; Kirk Browning, director ; special lyrics by Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Stan Freeman and Arthur Malvin.
Publication
c1981.

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Description
1 videocassette (VHS) (119 min.) : sd., col., stereo.; 1/2 in.
Series Statement
Lincoln Center special
Subjects
Credits (note)
  • Gregory choreography by Dennis Nahat ; Martins/Watts choreography by Richard Tanner ; English version of Die Fledermaus, by Stan Freeman and Arthur Malvin ; devised and directed by Gerald Freedman ; scenery designed by Lloyd Evans ; costumes designed by Theoni V. Aldredge ; Sills' performance directed by Tito Capobianco ; gala sequences produced and directed by James Lipton.
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts; broadcast on WNET/13, New York, N.Y., 1981.
Call Number
*LVH 50
Title
Beverly! [videorecording] : her farewell performance / a production of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. ; John Goberman, producer ; Kirk Browning, director ; special lyrics by Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Stan Freeman and Arthur Malvin.
Imprint
c1981.
Series
Lincoln Center special
Credits
Gregory choreography by Dennis Nahat ; Martins/Watts choreography by Richard Tanner ; English version of Die Fledermaus, by Stan Freeman and Arthur Malvin ; devised and directed by Gerald Freedman ; scenery designed by Lloyd Evans ; costumes designed by Theoni V. Aldredge ; Sills' performance directed by Tito Capobianco ; gala sequences produced and directed by James Lipton.
Performer
Beverly Sills ; Kitty Carlisle ; Gianna Rolandi ; Puli Toro ; Alan Titus ; Richard Fredricks ; Spiro Malas ; James Billings ; special guests, Carol Burnett, Donald Gramm, Dinah Shore, John Alexander, Cynthia Gregory, Leontyne Price, James Galway, Renata Scotto, Bobby Short, Dominic Cossa, Placido Domingo, Eileen Farrell, Mary Martin, Peter Martins, Heather Watts, Ethel Merman, Sherrill Milnes, Charles Wadsworth ; conductors, Julius Rudel, Eric Knight, and Peter Matz ; New York City Opera Orchestra, Chorus and dancers.
Event
Originally recorded at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts; broadcast on WNET/13, New York, N.Y., 1981.
Summary
Tribute to Beverly Sills. Includes the performance of Act II of Die Fledermaus, by Johann Strauss.
Added Author
Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Fledermaus. 2. Akt; arranged. English.
Goberman, John. Producer
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008. Director
Freedman, Gerald. Director
Evans, Lloyd. Set designer
Aldredge, Theoni V. Costume designer
Rudel, Julius, conductor.
Knight, Eric (Eric W.) Conductor
Matz, Peter, 1928-2002, conductor.
Comden, Betty, lyricist.
Green, Adolph, lyricist.
Freeman, Stan, lyricist.
Malvin, Arthur, lyricist.
Sills, Beverly, performer.
Carlisle, Kitty, 1910-2007, performer.
Rolandi, Gianna, performer.
Toro, Puli, performer.
Titus, Alan, performer.
Fredricks, Richard, performer.
Malas, Spiro, performer.
Billings, James, performer.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Producer
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) Producer
Research Call Number
*LVH 50
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