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Title Into the woods [videorecording] / Brandeman Productions, Inc. ; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; book and direction by James Lapine ; producer, Iris Merlis.

Imprint Chatsworth, CA : Distributed by Image Entertainment, [1999]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    K INTO IW P67DVD    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    782.81 INT    Available
Description 1 videodisc (153 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note "American Playhouse presents a Brandman production"--Container.
"Original Broadway cast"--Container.
Originally broadcast in 1987 on the television program: American Playhouse.
Original production was the winner of 1998 Tony Awards for Best score, Best book and Best actress.
Credits Cameras, Bill Ackerland ... [et al.] ; editor, Girish Bhargava ; musical director and conductor, Paul Gemignani.
Cast Bernadette Peters, Joanna Gleason, Chip Zien, Tom Aldredge, Robert Westenberg, Kim Crosby, Danielle Ferland, Ben Wright, Barbara Bryne, Merle Louise, Chuck Wagner, Pamela Winslow, Philip Hoffman, Lauren Mitchell, Kay McClelland, Edmund Lyndeck.
Event Taped in 1989 at the Martin Beck Theater shortly before the end of the Broadway run. Members of the original cast who had left the production returned for the special taping.
Summary The fairy tale characters of Little Red Ridinghood, Cinderella, and Jack (and the Beanstalk) are linked together with the characters of a baker and his wife. Their stories intertwine as they all search for something different in the woods. After they have all found happiness, they must band together to fight a giant.
System Details DVD, region 1 ; PCM stereo.
Subject Fairy tales -- Film adaptations
Fictitious characters -- Drama.
Families -- Drama
Voyages and travels -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television musicals
Added Author Sondheim, Stephen Composer.
Lapine, James Librettist. Director.
Merlis, Iris Producer.
Peters, Bernadette Performer.
Zien, Chip. Performer.
Gleason, Joanna. Performer.
Aldredge, Tom. Performer.
Westenberg, Robert Performer.
Crosby, Kim, 1960- Performer.
Ferland, Danielle Performer.
Wright, Ben, (Singer) Performer.
Bryne, Barbara Performer.
Sondheim, Stephen. Into the woods
Brandman Productions, Inc. Production personnel. Publisher.
Image Entertainment (Firm) Publisher.
Added Title American playhouse (Television program)
Standard No. 014381596724
Music No. ID5967MBDVD Image Entertainment

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