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Show boat [videorecording] / San Francisco Opera ; music by Jerome Kern ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; based on the novel by Edna Ferber.

Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 (Composer). Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960 (Librettist, Lyricist). Zamacona, Frank. (Film director). Gockley, David, 1943- (Film producer). Koplos, Jessica. (Film producer). Shilvock, Matthew. (Film producer). Meeker, E. Loren. (Film director). Zambello, Francesca. (Director). Lynch, Michele (Choreographer) (Choreographer). Davison, Peter J. (Set designer). Tazewell, Paul. (Costume designer). McCullough, Mark (Lighting designer) (Lighting designer). Robertson, Ian (Musician) (Conductor). DeMain, John. (Conductor). Nixon, Tod. (Sound designer). Stober, Heidi. (Performer). Simpson, Michael Todd. (Performer). Irwin, Bill, 1950- (Performer). Racette, Patricia, 1967- (Performer). Robinson, Morris (Morris D.) (Performer). Simpson, Angela Renée, 1964- (Performer). Harris, Harriet Sansom, 1955- (Performer). Wyatt, Kirsten. (Performer). Bolton, John, 1965- (Performer). Cummings, Patrick. (Performer). Asher, James (Entertainer) (Performer). Piatt, Matthew (Pianist) (Performer). Steele, Carmen. (Performer). Blackton, Kevin. (Performer). Camp, Tracy. (Performer). McNight, Sharon. (Performer). Neff, Erin. (Performer). Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 Show boat. (Added Author). San Francisco Opera. (Performer). San Francisco Opera. Orchestra. (Performer). San Francisco Opera. Chorus. (Performer). Heidi Stober, Michael Todd Simpson, Bill Irwin, Patricia Racette, Morris Robinson, Angela Renée Simpson, Harriet Harris, Kirsten Wyatt, John Bolton, Patrick Cummings, James Asher, Matthew Piatt, Carmen Steele, Kevin Blackton, Tracy Camp, Sharon McNight, Erin Neff, San Francisco Opera Orchestra, Chorus, and Dance Corps, John DeMain, conductor. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

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Library Reserve Desk DVD 7660-7661 disc 1 37684001104673 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -
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Library Reserve Desk DVD 7660-7661 disc 2 37684001104747 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (2 hr., 57 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 program (25 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm)
  • Publisher: [Berlin, Germany] : EuroArts, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Co-production of San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Washington National Opera, and Houston Grand Opera"--Disc jacket.
Formatted Contents Note:
Show boat (2 hr., 24 min.) -- Bonus materials : interview with artists (33 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Executive producer, David Gockley ; directed for the screen by Frank Zamacona ; producers, Jessia Koplos and Matthew Shilvock ; associate director, E. Loren Meeker ; choreographer, Michele Lynch ; set designer, Peter J. Davison ; costume designer, Paul Tazewell ; lighting director, Mark McCullogh ; chorus director, Ian Robertson ; sound designer, Tod Nixon.
Participant or Performer Note:
Heidi Stober, Michael Todd Simpson, Bill Irwin, Patricia Racette, Morris Robinson, Angela Renée Simpson, Harriet Harris, Kirsten Wyatt, John Bolton, Patrick Cummings, James Asher, Matthew Piatt, Carmen Steele, Kevin Blackton, Tracy Camp, Sharon McNight, Erin Neff, San Francisco Opera Orchestra, Chorus, and Dance Corps, John DeMain, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded live at the San Francisco Opera, June 2014.
Summary, etc.:
An enduring love story set against the back drop of racial prejudice.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 0; Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1.
Language Note:
Optional subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Korean; accompanying program notes in English with French and German translations.
Local Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for MHIS-P325 (Brown).
Subject: Gamblers > Drama.
Women entertainers > Drama.
Gambling on river boats > Mississippi River > 19th century > Drama.
Interracial marriage > Drama.
Blacks > Race identity.

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