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Tartuffe (1978)
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Call no.:
DVD 020 816
Title:
Tartuffe
Originally produced:
1978
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Moliere's timeless comedy, starring the incomparable Donald Moffat portraying the scoundrel Tartuffe, who manipulates his way into the confidence and affection of Orgon, an affluent bourgeois concerned with his own salvation, and whose wife and daughter Tartuffe attempts to seduce--Container.
Credits:
by Molière ; Circle in the Square ; English verse translation by Richard Wilbur ; produced by Ann Blumenthal ; directed by Stephen Porter and Kirk Browning ; Broadway Theatre Archive.
Publication:
West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, c2003.
Details:
1 DVD (122 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Circle in the Square (Organization : New York, N.Y.)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Broadway Theatre Archive
Director(s):
Porter, Stephen
Browning, Kirk
Screenwriter(s):
Wilbur, Richard
Producer(s):
Blumenthal, Ann
Cast:
Donald Moffat, Victor Garber, Tammy Grimes, Patricia Elliott, Ruth Livingston, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Ray Wise, Johanna Leister, Peter Coffield, Stefan Gierasch, Roy Brocksmith, Jim Broaddus, Gene O'Neill.
Performer(s):
Host, Hal Holbrook.
Production:
Camera, John Feher ... [et al.] ; music, John Adams.
Notes:
"A presentation of Thirteen/WNET New York, Great Performances: Theater in America"--Container.
Originally produced for television in 1978.
"Originally staged for the theatre by Circle in the Square, New York City"--Container.
Special feature: previews of other Broadway Theater Archive plays.
Subjects:
Molière, 1622-1673 Film adaptations.
Impostors and imposture France Drama.
Man-woman relationships Drama.
French literature Film adaptations.
Film adaptations.
Genre:
Television comedies.
Televised plays.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Televised plays
Genre: Television comedies
Year: 1970s
Spoken language: English
Title: Tartuffe
Director: Browning, Kirk
Director: Porter, Stephen
Actor: Brocksmith, Roy
Actor: Coffield, Peter
Actor: Elliott, Patricia
Actor: Fitzgerald, Geraldine
Musical score composer: Adams, John
Production studio: Broadway Theatre Archive
Production studio: Circle in the Square (Organization : New York, N.Y.)
Production studio: WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes