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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
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1952 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Cinderella" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Congregational Church of Manhasset
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1977 Congregational Church of Manhasset production of "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber H.S. 1980 production of "The Lady's Not For Burning" program.  Directed by Don E. Jones.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- Play Troupe of Port Washington
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2016 Play Troupe of Port Washington production of "Once Upon A Mattress".  Directed by Brian E. Long.  Musical direction by David Barnett.  Produced by Robert Raduazzo.  Set design by Maria Di Natale Scotto.  Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1974 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Singers
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1989 Port Singer's production of "The Mikado".  April 1989.  Port Washington, NY.  Directed by Francine Harman.  Musical direction by Alvin P. Pinter.  Rehearsal Pianist - Edward Stolarz.  Executive Producer - Peter Agins.  Associate Producers - Doris O'Connell and Lilliana Dzierzawski.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1976 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Li'l Abner" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
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Huntington Choral Society Spring concert - "Great Opera Choruses".  April 25th 2015.  Huntington, N.Y.  Musical Director - Steven Finch.  Accompanist - Christine Doré.
Topic: Huntington Choral Society
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Performing Arts
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A compilation of holiday performances by the Paul D. Schreiber High School Varsity Choir, Orchestra, Band, Port Singers and the Varsity Choral Society spanning the years 1967 through 2018. Port Washington, NY. Varsity Choir directed by Jerald B. Stone. Orchestra directed by Dr. Richard Rusack. Band directed by William Fish. Port Singers directed by Philip A. Glover. Varsity Choral Society directed by Jerald B. Stone and Craig Tocher.
Topic: Port Washington Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Carrie Palmer Weber Jr. H.S.
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1980 Carrie Palmer Weber Jr. H.S. production of "Pippin".  Directed & Choreographed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Philip Glover.  Assistant Director/Student Producer - Diana Bandfield.  March 21st - 22nd, 1980.  Port Washington, NY. 
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1978 production of "The Pirates of Penzance".  Carrie Palmer Weber Jr. H.S.  Directed by Jerald B. Stone.  Piano Accompanist - Gretel de Ruiter.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
- 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
- Harbor Theater Company
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1985 Harbor Theater Company production of "Chicago".  Directed by Robert Raduazzo.  Musical Direction by Brian Hiller.  Produced by Nick Scandalios.  Technical Producer - Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Jordan Hampton.  Port Washington, NY.  August 4th, 1985.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- PWPL Oral History Workshop
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Interviews with members of the 1954 Play Troupe production of "Peter Pan". Elmer Tangerman directed. Staging by Edwin Bostick. Linda Pollock Ives played Peter Pan. Mr. Tangerman and Mr. Bostick were interviewed in 1982 as part of the PWPL Oral History Workshop. Linda Pollock Ives was interviewed in 2018 by Mark Mastrocinque.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1967 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. production of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1978 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Mame" program
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- Harbor Theater Company
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1986 Harbor Theater Company production of "Evita".  Directed & Choreographed by Brian Hiller.  Musical Direction by Steven Cahn.  Produced by Nick Scandalios.  Technical Producer - Ronald T. Meadows.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
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1978 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Rumpelstiltzkin" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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1966 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. - Varsity Choir and Campus Choir holiday concert.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Play Troupe of Port Washington
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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: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1976 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Follies" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1966 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. production of "Oliver!" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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1972 Paul D Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir concert program.  Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.  April 24th to May 1st, 1972.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
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1974 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Pinocchio" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1975 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Glory! Halleujah!" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1979 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "You're A Good Man Charlie Brown" program.  May 24-25-26, 1979.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Play Troupe of Port Washington
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1978 Play Troupe production of "The Glass Menagerie".  Port Washington, NY.  November 3rd, 1978.  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Manu Klein and Fran Zimbardi.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1980 production of "Carousel".  Directed by Don E. Jones.  Musical direction by Jerald B. Stone.  Choreography by Victoria Field.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1978 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Gypsy" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
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2017 Varsity Choral Society 28th Annual Christmas Concert.  December 17th, 2017.  Congregational Church.  Manhasset, NY.  Directed by Craig S. Tocher.  Organist - Eric Birk.  Pianists - Eric Birk & Bernadette Hoke.
Topic: Varsity Choral Society
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- Play Troupe of Port Washington
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Play Troupe 90th year retrospective presented at the Port Washington Public Library.  April 13th, 2018.  Port Washington, NY.  Hosted by Mark Mastrocinque.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1977 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Carnival" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
- Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1986 Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts production of "Arsenic & Old Lace".  March 2nd, 1986. Port Washington, NY.  Directed by Jeff Roberts.  Cast:  Ann Richman, Erika Kane, Brian Hecht, Adam Richman, Ed Schuldner and Matt Epstein.
Topic: Schreiber High School Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- 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
- 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
- Karl Hosch & Charles Walker Jr.
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1973 – “The Hero”.  Written, produced and directed by Karl Hosch & Charles Walker Jr.  Music by Peppi Marchello.  Cast:  Dallas Seifts, Andrea Mastro, John Schlingheyde, John Hardy, Cathy Anderson & Wolfgang Nordhom.  Filmed in Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
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1990 Harbor Theater Company production of "A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
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1975 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Guys and Dolls" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1974 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Our Town" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1972 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Oh What A Lovely War" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Deparment
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1979 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "South Pacific".  Musical direction by Jerald B. Stone.  Stage and scenic direction by Don E. Jones.  Choreography by Victoria Field.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- 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
- Port Washington High School
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Port Washington High School 1940 production of "Stage Door".  Port Washington, NY.  December 14th, 1940.  These are clips from the high school's paper, the "Port Weekly".
Topic: Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
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1989 Port Singer's production of "The Mikado".  April 1989.  Port Washington, NY.  Directed by Francine Harman.  Musical direction by Alvin P. Pinter.  Rehearsal Pianist - Edward Stolarz.  Executive Producer - Peter Agins.  Associate Producers - Doris O'Connell and Lilliana Dzierzawski.
Topics: Port Singers, The Mikado
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1974 holiday concert featuring the Orchestra, Varsity Choir and Band.  Orchestra conducted by Dr. Richard Rusack.  Varsity Choir conducted by Jerald B. Stone.  Band conducted by William Fish.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Play Troupe of Port Washington
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1969 Play Troupe production of "Barefoot in the Park".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1961 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Pinocchio" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1969 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Wonderful Town" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
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1970 Port Singers production of "Kismet".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Singers