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Apollo "Uptown"

Title
Apollo "Uptown"/ directed by Dwight Hemion.
Publication
[1980]

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Moving imageUse in libraryAvailableSc Visual DVD-190Schomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound

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Description
1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Television musicals.
Credits (note)
  • Screenwriers, Harry Crane, Marty Ferrell ; producers, Dwight Hemion, Gary Smith ; choreographer, Lester Wilson.
Performer (note)
  • With Jack Albertson, Bunny Briggs, Cab Caloway, Natalie Cole, Billy Eckstine, Glady Knight, Lou Rawls, Doc Severinsen, Howard "Sandman" Sims, Sarah Vaughan, Ben Vereen and Flip Wilson.
Event (note)
  • Originally broadcast on WNBC-TV in New York.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
Call Number
Sc Visual DVD-190
Title
Apollo "Uptown"/ directed by Dwight Hemion.
Imprint
[1980]
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
Type of Carrier
videodisc
System Details
DVD.
Cast
With Jack Albertson, Bunny Briggs, Cab Caloway, Natalie Cole, Billy Eckstine, Glady Knight, Lou Rawls, Doc Severinsen, Howard "Sandman" Sims, Sarah Vaughan, Ben Vereen and Flip Wilson.
Credits
Screenwriers, Harry Crane, Marty Ferrell ; producers, Dwight Hemion, Gary Smith ; choreographer, Lester Wilson.
Event
Originally broadcast on WNBC-TV in New York.
Summary
A musical tribute to the Harlem's Apollo Theater inspired by the book, "Uptown, the story of Harlem's Apollo Theatre" by Jack Schiffman.
Added Author
Rawls, Lou. Performer
Knight, Gladys, 1944- Performer
Severinsen, Doc, 1927- Performer
Sims, Sandman. Performer
Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990. Performer
Vereen, Ben. Performer
Cole, Natalie, 1950-2015. Performer
Wilson, Flip. Performer
Eckstine, Billy. Performer
Hemion, Dwight, television director.
Smith, Gary, television producer.
Wilson, Lester, 1942?- Choreographer
Crane, Harry. Scenarist
Ferrell, Marty. Scenarist
Schiffman, Jack. Uptown, the story of Harlem's Apollo Theatre.
WNBC-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Research Call Number
Sc Visual DVD-190
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