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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1990 Port Washington Play Troupe Follies V.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2018 Play Troupe of Port Washington staged performance of "Fair Liberty's Call", a musical story of Revolutionary America based on traditional songs.  July 13th, 2018.  Port Washington Public Library, Port Washington, NY.  Musical score and original story conceived and written by Pamela Meadows.  Directed by Kate Beckman.  Musical adaptations, arrangements and direction by David Barnett.  Videography by David Barnett.  Dramaturge Brian E. Long.  Historical consultant Andrew C....
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2019 Play Troupe 92nd year retrospective.  May 10th, 2019.  Port Washington Public Library.  Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1978 Play Troupe production at the Port Washington Public Library.  "Not Enough Rope" by Elaine May and "The Conquest of Everest" by Arthur Kopit.  Port Washington, NY.  September 14th, 1978.  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Manu Klein.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2016 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Forever Plaid".  March 10th, 2016.  Port Washington Public Library.  Port Washington, NY.  Directed by Michael Santora.  Musical direction by David Barnett.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2018 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Buddy Holly Story".  March 9th, 2018.  Port Washington Public Library.  Port Washington, N.Y.  
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1979 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Once Upon A Mattress" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1980 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Macbeth".  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Manu Klein.  Technical Producer - Ronald T. Meadows.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2015 Port Washington Play Troupe radio drama production of "The African Queen".  In partnership with WCWP - 88.1 FM.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  Tilles Center.  C.W. Post - LIU.  Brookville, NY.  June 14th, 2015.  Directed by Kate Beckman.  Produced by Tim Lavelle.  Musical director - Eric Baum.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1975 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Apple Tree - Diary of Adam and Eve" by Mark Twain.  Musical direction by Shelly Tarakan.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1949 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "I Remember Mama".  Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1977 Port Washington Play Troupe Teen Summer Theater Variety Show program.  Fundraiser in Plandome, NY.  Hosted by Chris and Dick Doll.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1961 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Pinocchio" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1973 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Bye Bye Birdie" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1982 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Kismet".  August 13-14-15-16th, 1982.  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical direction by Corey Berman.  Choreography by Debbie Rosenthal.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Margie Sung.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2013 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Grease".  Directed by Brian Long.  Musical direction by David Barnett.  Produced by Pamela Meadows, Caroline Gegan & Vivian Aiuto.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1974 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Red, Hot & Blue" program.  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical direction by David Barnett.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1957 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Jack and the Beanstalk" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe radio play production of "The 1940's Radio Hour".  The Landmark on Main Street.  Port Washington, NY. July 18, 19, 20, 25, 26 & 27, 2014.  Directed by Brian E. Long.  Musical direction by David Barnett.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1977 Play Troupe production of "Arsenic and Old Lace".  Saint Peter of Alcantara Church.  Port Washington, NY.   September 29th, 1977.  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1953 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Alladin And The Wonderful Lamp" program
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1955 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Emperors New Clothes" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "War of the Worlds".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM.  October 30th, 2014.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  C.W. Post College.  Brookville, NY.   Directed by Kate Beckman.  Production Manager - Robert Raduazzo.  Foley Design - Brian E. Long.  Foley Artist - Phyllis M. Montuori.  Music Consultant & Pianist - David Barnett.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1970 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Hansel and Gretel" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1964 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1974 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Pinocchio" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1950 Play Troupe of Port Washington productin of "Alice In Wonderland".  Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1970 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Mr. Poppers Penguins" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1978 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Golden Apple".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical direction by Steven Cahn with Judith Marshall.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  August 18,19,20,21, 1978.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1983 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Grease".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Corey Berman.  Choreography by Deborah Rosenthal.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  Carrie Palmer Weber Junior H.S.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1962 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Reluctant Dragon" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1978 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Tall Tales Of The Wild West" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1954 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Peter Pan" Program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1972 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Peter Pan" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe radio play production of "The Thin Man".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM, the community public radio station of LIU Post.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  Tilles Center at C.W. Post, LIU.  Brookville, NY.  April 25th, 2014.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1954 Play Troupe production of "Peter Pan".  Directed by Elmer Tangerman.  Staged by Ursula & Edwin Bostick.  Produced by Emily Spence & Molly Tangerman.  Feb. & March, 1954.  Main Street School, Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1958 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Puss In Boots" Program
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1969 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Wizard of Oz".  Weber Junior High School.  March 22,23 & 29, 1969.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2015 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Guys and Dolls".  Landmark on Main Street.  Port Washington, NY.  July 23-29, 2015.  Directed by Brian E. Long.  Musical direction by David Barnett.  Choreography by Tyler Patrick Matos.  Produced by Brian E. Long and Pamela Meadows.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1975 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Around The World in 80 Days" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1984 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Annie".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Sandra Vigliotti.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  August 19th, 1983.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1978 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Rumpelstiltzkin" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1975 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Guys and Dolls" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1963 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Sleeping Beauty" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1979 Play Troupe production of "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie".  October 19th, 1979.  Main Street School.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1985 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Robber Bridegroom".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Sandra A. Vigliotti.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  August 16th, 1985.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1976 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Tales of Sleepy Hollow" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1952 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Cinderella" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1982 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Kismet".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical direction by Corey Berman.  Choreography by Deborah Rosenthal.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Margie Sung.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1972 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Anything Goes" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe radio play production of "It's a Wonderful LIfe".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM.  November 22nd, 2014.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  C.W. Post College, LIU.  Brookville, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1980 Port Washington Play Troupe Teen Summer Theater production of "How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying".  August 18th, 1980.  Port Washington, NY.  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical direction by Philip Glover.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1983 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Grease".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Corey Berman.  Choreography by Deborah Rosenthal.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  Carrie Palmer Weber Junior H.S.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1959 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Snow White" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1974 film of the Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Pinocchio".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1955 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Emperor's New Clothes". March 5th, 1955. Main Street School. Port Washington, NY. Directed by Elmer Tangerman. Staged by George Wiley. Produced by Emily Spence and Molly Tangerman. Music composed and directed by Bob Procter. Choreography by Jane Laughlin.
Topics: Port Washington Play Troupe, Children's Theater
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1967 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Clown Who Ran Away" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1973 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Alice In Wonderland" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1977 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "On The Town" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe radio play production of "The Philadelphia Story".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM, the community public radio station of LIU Post.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  Tilles Center at C.W. Post, LIU.  Brookville, NY.  September 27th, 2014.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1975 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Guys and Dolls".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "War of the Worlds".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM.  October 30th, 2014.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  C.W. Post College.  Brookville, NY.   Directed by Brian E. Long.  Production Manager - Robert Raduazzo.  Foley Design - Brian E. Long & Tim Lavelle.  Music Consultant & Pianist - David Barnett.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1968 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Winnie The Pooh" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1986 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Peter Pan".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1950 Play Troupe of Port Washington "Alice In Wonderland" Program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "War of the Worlds".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM.  October 30th, 2014.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  C.W. Post College.  Brookville, NY.   Directed by Kate Beckman.  Production Manager - Robert Raduazzo.  Foley Design - Brian E. Long.  Foley Artist - Phyllis M. Montuori.  Music Consultant & Pianist - David Barnett.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1976 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Oliver!" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1966 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Pied Piper" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1984 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Annie".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Sandra Vigliotti.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  August 19th, 1983.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1979 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Alice In Wonderland".  Port Washington, NY.  Film to digital.
Topic: Performing Arts