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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 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
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 16
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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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eye 23
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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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eye 112
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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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eye 51
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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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eye 24
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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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eye 37
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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 PWPL Oral History Workshop
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eye 84
favorite 1
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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
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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eye 24
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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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eye 76
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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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1957 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Jack and the Beanstalk" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
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eye 94
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1957 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Band concert & variety show featuring the Port Washington Rhythm Kings, Tommy Dumpson (5:20), Richard Valentino (10:20), Madeline Fisher (20:03), Emmanuel Bateman & the Port Washington Rhythm Kings (26:35), Sal Vittichese (40:40), Bill Smith (49:50) and The Flames (57:59). Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Band and Orchestra
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eye 104
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1957 Schreiber HS All State Band and All School Orchestra Concert. May 4th, 1957. Port Washington, N.Y. Band conducted by George A. Christopher. Orchestra conducted by Peter Mesrobian.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 39
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1958 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Puss In Boots" Program
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Bruce J. Wiley
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eye 18
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1958 - Paul D. Schreiber High School 27th anniversary band concert program.  March 15th, 1958.  Directed by George A. Christopher.  Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 69
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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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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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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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eye 42
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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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eye 28
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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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 48
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1965-66 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Kiss Me Kate".  Directed & Choreographed by Gael Barr.  Musical Direction by Jerald B. Stone.  
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1966 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept production of "Best Foot Forward" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 14
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1966 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. production of "Oliver!" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 62
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1966 Paul D. Schreiber HS production of "Oliver!".  November 1966.  Port Washington, NY.  Rehearsal film set to performance audio tracks.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 131
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1966 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Pied Piper" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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eye 10
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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
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 29
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1967 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. production of "Ernest In Love" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 138
favorite 1
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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
by Port Washington Play Troupe
texts
eye 74
favorite 0
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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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
texts
eye 50
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1968 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. production of "My Fair Lady" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The King and I' program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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favorite 1
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1968 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Winnie The Pooh" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by 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
by Play Troupe of Port Washington
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eye 19
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1969 Play Troupe production of "The Marowitz Hamlet".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
texts
eye 7
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1969 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Medium" 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 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
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 29
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1970 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Mr. Poppers Penguins" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Singers
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eye 15
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1970 Port Singers production of "Kismet".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Singers
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1970 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Boyfriend" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1970 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "West Side Story" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 67
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1971 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Brigadoon" program.
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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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eye 14
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1971 Paul D. Schreiber High School Varsity Choir December concert.  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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
texts
eye 38
favorite 0
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1972 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "I Remember Mama" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
texts
eye 20
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1972 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Indians" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 50
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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
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 John Philip Sousa Junior High School
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1972 Sousarama Yearbook.  John Philip Sousa Junior High School.  Port Washington, NY.  Yearbook staff:  Anthony Dioguardi, Harlan Greenman, Joanne Yaiullo, Steve Pick, Rosemary Faiella, Marty Fallor, Lisa Barnett, Debbie Rosenthal, Jeffrey Schreiber, Ben Chen and Jill King.  Faculty advisors:  Elaine Ré and Ronald Costello.
Topic: John Philip Sousa Junior High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Performing Arts
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1972 John Philip Sousa Junior High School production of "The Pajama Game".  Directed by Philip A. Glover.  May 5th & 6th, 1972.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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eye 16
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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
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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eye 24
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1972 Paul D Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir concert tour to Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.  April 24th to May 1st, 1972.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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1972 Paul D. Schreiber High School Varsity Choir Spring Concert.  Directed by Jerald B. Stone.  Port Washington, NY.  
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 81
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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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1973 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Bye Bye Birdie" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by John Philip Sousa Junior High School
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eye 234
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1973 Sousarama Yearbook.  John Philip Sousa Junior High School.  Port Washington, NY.  Yearbook staff:  Liz Morrison, Andrea LoPinto, Linda Matalon, Tina Prudente, Shari Sindel, Herman Rios, Robert Rovira, Leslie Wheeler, Jane Barnet, Cathy Hausman, Nancy Higer, Naomi Rosen, Mindy Toubel, Jackie Jones, Joanne Jones, Karen Marantz, Nancy Korobkin, Charlene Cimaglia, Mark Mastrocinque, Michael Joseph, Elaine Moran, Chris Salemi.   Faculty advisor:  Mr. Joseph Caruso.
Topic: John Philip Sousa Junior High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Karl Hosch & Charles Walker Jr.
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eye 110
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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
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 35
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1973 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Music Man" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 16
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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
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 77
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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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eye 28
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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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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 Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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eye 16
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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
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 21
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1974 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Golden Apple" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 75
favorite 0
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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
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
texts
eye 19
favorite 0
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1975 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "1776" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
texts
eye 43
favorite 0
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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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
texts
eye 12
favorite 0
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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
by Port Washington Play Troupe
movies
eye 89
favorite 1
comment 0
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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eye 43
favorite 0
comment 0
1975 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Guys and Dolls" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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eye 33
favorite 0
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1975 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Story Theater" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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eye 15
favorite 0
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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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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eye 25
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1975 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir Spring Concert Program.  April 24th, 1975.  Ystrad Mynach Wales
Topic: Performing Arts