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The Resource Medea, a Q Productions Corporation presentation for WQED/Pittsburgh in association with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ; freely adapted from Euripides by Robinson Jeffers ; directed for television by Mark Cullingham ; produced by Mary Rawson ; directed for the stage by Robert Whitehead

Medea, a Q Productions Corporation presentation for WQED/Pittsburgh in association with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ; freely adapted from Euripides by Robinson Jeffers ; directed for television by Mark Cullingham ; produced by Mary Rawson ; directed for the stage by Robert Whitehead

Label
Medea
Title
Medea
Statement of responsibility
a Q Productions Corporation presentation for WQED/Pittsburgh in association with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ; freely adapted from Euripides by Robinson Jeffers ; directed for television by Mark Cullingham ; produced by Mary Rawson ; directed for the stage by Robert Whitehead
Title variation
Euripides, Medea
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Kennedy Center production of Euripides' great classic about a woman driven by emotion beyond the brink of rationality. Medea is abandoned by her husband Jason so he can marry the daughter of Creon, ruler of Corinth, and is exiled by Creon as a dangerous foreigner. She exacts revenge by causing the deaths of Creon and his daughter and by murdering her own and Jason's two children before escaping into exile in Athens
Cataloging source
SEA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, John Radley [and others] ; editing, Nicholas Spies ; music, David Amram
Dewey number
882.01
LC call number
PA3975.M4
LC item number
J442 2004
PerformerNote
Zoe Caldwell, Judith Anderson, Mitchell Ryan, Jacqueline Brookes, Paul Sparer, Peter Brandon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1887-1962
  • 1916-2002
  • 1897-1992
  • 1926-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jeffers, Robinson
  • Whitehead, Robert
  • Rawson, Mary
  • Cullingham, Mark
  • Caldwell, Zoe
  • Anderson, Judith
  • Ryan, Mitchell
  • Brookes, Jacqueline
  • Sparer, Paul
  • Brandon, Peter
  • Euripides
  • Q Productions
  • WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
  • John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.)
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medea
  • Medea
  • Greek drama (Tragedy)
  • Greek drama (Tragedy)
Technique
live action
Label
Medea, a Q Productions Corporation presentation for WQED/Pittsburgh in association with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ; freely adapted from Euripides by Robinson Jeffers ; directed for television by Mark Cullingham ; produced by Mary Rawson ; directed for the stage by Robert Whitehead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
  • Based on Euripides' tragedy Medea
  • Filmed at the Eisenhower Theater, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C
  • "This production of Medea opened at the Clarence Brown Theatre, University of Tennessee, February 11, 1982. It opened at the Eisenhower Theatre in the Kennedy Center March 6, 1982."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mark Cullingham, television director; Mary Rawson, television producer
Control code
ocm56017686
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FFH 748
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56017686
  • (OCoLC)56017686
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Medea, a Q Productions Corporation presentation for WQED/Pittsburgh in association with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ; freely adapted from Euripides by Robinson Jeffers ; directed for television by Mark Cullingham ; produced by Mary Rawson ; directed for the stage by Robert Whitehead
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
  • Based on Euripides' tragedy Medea
  • Filmed at the Eisenhower Theater, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C
  • "This production of Medea opened at the Clarence Brown Theatre, University of Tennessee, February 11, 1982. It opened at the Eisenhower Theatre in the Kennedy Center March 6, 1982."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mark Cullingham, television director; Mary Rawson, television producer
Control code
ocm56017686
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FFH 748
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56017686
  • (OCoLC)56017686
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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