BROADWAY MUSICALS: A JEWISH LEGACY 2-DVD Set

BROADWAY MUSICALS: A JEWISH LEGACY 2-DVD Set
Item# DVD976
$40.00

Product Description

Engaging, humorous and provocative, this two-disc set examines the unique role of Jewish composers and lyricists in the creation of the modern American musical. With standout performances and archival footage, the film showcases the work of legends such as Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern, George and Ira Gershwin, Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim. Narrated by Tony® and Academy Award® winner Joel Grey, this entertaining documentary mingles cultural history with illuminating perspectives on the origins and meanings of some of Broadway's most beloved songs, stories and shows.