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  • Great Performances   Dance In America

Great Performances | Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy | PBS

Duration: 50:00 (Full Program)
Program: Great Performances Dance In America #3806
Broadcast Date: Jan. 2, 2013

Irving Berlin, the Gershwins, Arthur Laurents, Jerome Robbins, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim... Why has the Broadway musical proven to be such fertile territory for Jewish artists of all kinds? The documentary combines interviews with performance footage, including many of the rousing anthems and timeless ballads America has loved for a century.

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Post Date: January 2, 2013
Expiration Date: January 2, 2017