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Candide : a comic operetta in two acts / music, Leonard Bernstein ; book, Hugh Wheeler ; lyrics, Richard Wilbur ; additional lyrics, Stephen Sondheim ... [and others] ; an Ellen M. Krass production and Thirteen/WNET ; directed for television and stage by Lonny Price.

Wheeler, Hugh, 1912-1987 (Librettist). Wilbur, Richard, 1921-2017 (Lyricist). Sondheim, Stephen. (Lyricist). Krass, Ellen M. (Producer). Price, Lonny. (Director). Groves, Paul (Tenor) (Performer). Chenoweth, Kristin. (Performer). LuPone, Patti. (Performer). Allen, Thomas, 1944- (Performer). Blumenkrantz, Jeff. (Performer). LaManna, Janine. (Performer). Alsop, Marin. (Conductor). Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 Candide. (Added Author). WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Added Author). Image Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Westminster Symphonic Choir. (Performer). Juilliard School. (Performer). New York Philharmonic. (Performer).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jay Co PL - Portland DVDa CANDI #783 (Text) 76383000347532 Movies Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD 792.5 CANDIDE (Text) 33946002345614 Nonfiction DVDs . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2005]

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
Producers, Iris Merlis, Jay Good ; choreography, Casey Nicholaw ; book adaptation, Lonny Price.
Participant or Performer Note:
Paul Groves, Kristin Chenoweth, Patti LuPone, Sir Thomas Allen, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Janine LaManna; with supporting performers; Westminster Symphonic Choir; Juilliard undergraduate workshop; New York Philharmonic; Marin Alsop, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded live at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City, for Great performances.
Summary, etc.:
Leonard Bernstein's brilliant comic operetta is based on the classic Voltaire tale of an innocent young man's journey through a life filled with colorful characters and unexpected life lessons.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 1.78:1 widescreen aspect ratio; enhanced for 16:9 TVs; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo..
Genre: Operas.

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