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Whoopi: back to Broadway [videorecording] / Home Box Office, Inc.

Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955- (Performer). Whoop, Inc. (Added Author). Broadway Video, Inc. (Added Author). D.I.R. Broadcasting. (Added Author). Home Box Office (Firm) (Added Author). HBO Video (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 6732-6733 disc 1 37684001089325 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -
Media Center Reserve DVD 6732-6733 disc 2 37684001089326 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0783135408
  • ISBN: 9780783135403
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 90 min.) : sd., color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 20th anniversary [ed.].
  • Publisher: [United States] : HBO Video, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Faculty reserve.
Material for PSVC-P171.
Originally produced for television in 1985.
Special features: three behind-the-scenes featurettes: Whoopi bloopers, Whoopi on Whoopi, In the can with Whoopi.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Whoopi : back to Broadway (ca. 90 min.) / produced and directed by Marty Caller ; written by Whoopi Goldberg ; produced by Randall Gladstein -- disc 2. Whoopi Goldberg : direct from Broadway (59 min., full screen 1.33:1) / produced by Whoopi, Inc. in association with Broadway Video and D.I.R. Broadcasting ; directed by Thomas Schlamme ; written by Whoopi Goldberg.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Thomas Schlamme ; executive producer, Sandy Gallin ; writer, Whoopi Goldberg.
Executive producer, Sandy Gallin ; written by Whoopi Goldberg.
Participant or Performer Note:
Whoopi Goldberg.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded live at the Lyceum Theatre, New York.
Summary, etc.:
The 20th anniversary DVD features a refreshing mix of familiar and new Goldberg creations. Taped before a live audience at the Lyceum Theatre in New York City. Also includes Whoopi Goldberg: Direct From Broadway from her 1985 performance (full screen presentation).
In her original one-woman show, Whoopi Goldberg performs a number of memorable characters.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
Subject: Women comedians > United States.
Comedians > United States.
African American comedians.
Stand-up comedy.
American wit and humor.
Humorous recitations.
Genre: Filmed stand-up comedy routines.
Nonfiction films.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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