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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 Band
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1931 photo of the first Port Washington High School band.  Founded by Paul Bergan.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington High School Performing Arts Department
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1931 Port Washington High School production of "The Mikado".  March 27th, 1931.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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Port Washington High School 1932 production of "The Pirates of Penzance". April 23rd, 1932.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
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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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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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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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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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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1953 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Alladin And The Wonderful Lamp" program
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Play Troupe of Port Washington
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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.  Interview with Linda Pollock Ives conducted in 2018 at the Port Washington Public Library.
Topics: Play Troupe of Port Washington, Peter Pan
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 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
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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1954 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Women".
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington High School Band
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1954 - Port Washington High School Sousa Memorial Band Concert. November 24th, 1954. Port Washington, N.Y. Directed by George A. Christopher.
Topic: Port Washington High School Band
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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1955 Play Troupe of Port Washington production of "Night Must Fall".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
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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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.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1956 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
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1956 Paul D. Schreiber High School Band 25th annual concert.  March 17th, 1956.  Port Washington, N.Y.  Directed by George A. Christopher.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
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1956 Paul D. Schreiber High School Jazz Band Concert.  April 23rd, 1956.  Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1956 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Time of the Cuckoo".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1956 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Wizard of Oz".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
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1956 - Paul D. Schreiber High School Silver Anniversary Band Concert.  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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1957 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Jack and the Beanstalk".  Port Washington, NY.
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 Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
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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
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1957 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Band concert featuring the Port Washington Rhythm Kings, Tommy Dumpson (5:20), Richard Valentino (10:20), Madeline Fisher (20:03), Emmanuel Bateman (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
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1957 - Paul D. Schreiber High School 26th Anniversary band concert. March 9th, 1957. Port Washington, N.Y. Directed by George A. Christopher.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Band and Orchestra
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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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1958 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Puss In Boots" Program
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Concert Band
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1958 - Paul D. Schreiber High School 27th anniversary band concert.  March 15th, 1958.  Directed by George A. Christopher.  Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Bruce J. Wiley
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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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1959 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Kind Lady".  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".  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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1960 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "A Phoenix Too Frequent".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
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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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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1964 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp".  Port Washington, NY.
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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1964 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Seagull".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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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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Spring 1966 - Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Best Foot Forward". Port Washington, NY. Directed by Jerald B. Stone & Gale Barr
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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1966 - Paul D. Schreiber High School production of "Oliver!". November 18th, 1966. Port Washington, NY. Directed by: Jerald B. Stone. Choreography by Gale and Camille Barr.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School
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 "Oliver!".  November 18th, 1966.  Port Washington, NY.
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 "Oliver!" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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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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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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December 18th, 1966 - Paul D. Schreiber HS Varsity & Campus Choir Holiday Concert. Port Washington, NY. Jerald B. Stone - Choir Director
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by 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
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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1966 - Paul D. Schreiber High School Varsity Choir - Evening Serenade. Last day of school, 1966. Port Washington, NY. Directed by Jerald B. Stone.
Topic: Paul D. Schrieber High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1967 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. production of "Ernest In Love".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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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 Port Washington Play Troupe
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1967 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Never Too Late".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by 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
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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1967 - Paul D. Schreiber High School production of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty". Port Washington, NY. Directed by: Jerald B. Stone, Choreography by: Darwin Knight.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by 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".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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1967 - Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir Christmas Chorus Festival.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1968 production of "My Fair Lady". Port Washington, NY. Directed & produced by Jerald B. Stone. Choreographed by Stephan deGhelder.  String Rehearsals - Carol Roggensack.  Performers: Erica Sarzin-Borrillo, Lee Dayton, Betsy Duvall, Marc Gibson, Kevin Fey, Jeff Bartlett, Evan Sarzin and Joseph DeKay, amoung many others.  See the program.  It's here.  Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.  Music by Frederick Loewe.  Click the link to hear an audio...
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1968 production of "My Fair Lady". Port Washington, NY. Directed by Jerald B. Stone. Performers: Erica Sarzin-Borrillo, Lee Dayton, Betsy Duvall, Marc Gibson, Kevin Fey, Jeff Bartlett, Evan Sarzin and Joseph DeKay.  Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.  Music by Frederick Loewe.
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Topics: Performing Arts, Musical, My Fair Lady
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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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 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1968 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Dept. production of "The King and I".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir
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1968 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Christmas Chorus Festival.  Port Washington, NY.
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 Sousa Junior High School
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1968-69 John Philip Sousa Junior High School production of "Guys And Dolls".  Port Washington, NY.  Directed by Philip A. Glover.
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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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
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1969 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Medium".  Directed by Jerald B. Stone.  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 "The Medium".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts