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The Resource Right here on our stage tonight! : Ed Sullivan's America, Gerald Nachman

Right here on our stage tonight! : Ed Sullivan's America, Gerald Nachman

Label
Right here on our stage tonight! : Ed Sullivan's America
Title
Right here on our stage tonight!
Title remainder
Ed Sullivan's America
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Nachman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Before the advent of cable and its hundreds of channels, before iPods and the Internet, three television networks ruled America's evenings. And for twenty-three years, Ed Sullivan, the Broadway gossip columnist turned awkward emcee, ruled Sunday nights. It was Sullivan's genius to take a worn-out stage genre-vaudeville-and transform it into the TV variety show, a format that was to dominate for decades. Right Here on Our Stage Tonight! tells the complete saga of The Ed Sullivan Show and, through the voices of some 60 stars interviewed for the book, brings to life the most beloved, diverse, mul
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nachman, Gerald
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sullivan, Ed
  • Sullivan, Ed
  • Television personalities
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Television personalities
  • United States
Label
Right here on our stage tonight! : Ed Sullivan's America, Gerald Nachman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of the Paley-ozoic ooze -- Battle of the Videoville titans-Berle, Godfrey, and Sullivan -- A live Broadway column every Sunday night -- The $375 extravaganza -- Very critical condition -- The magic of sullivision -- From small-town sportswriter to Manhattan sport -- He's just an ink-stained Broadway baby -- Toast of the nation -- It's the world, on line one -- Sacred Sunday rite -- Not quite all in the family -- Extended family -- Herding comedians -- Backstage life (and death) -- Give my regards to La Scala -- Elvis has entered the building -- Newspaper wads at fifty paces-a few off-camera feuds -- Embracing Blacks, caving in to McCarthyism -- The son-in-law also rises -- "And now-the Beatles!" -- The showman without a country -- Echoes and afterimages
Control code
ocn558902304
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (455 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520258679
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612772658
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt46x9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558902304
Label
Right here on our stage tonight! : Ed Sullivan's America, Gerald Nachman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of the Paley-ozoic ooze -- Battle of the Videoville titans-Berle, Godfrey, and Sullivan -- A live Broadway column every Sunday night -- The $375 extravaganza -- Very critical condition -- The magic of sullivision -- From small-town sportswriter to Manhattan sport -- He's just an ink-stained Broadway baby -- Toast of the nation -- It's the world, on line one -- Sacred Sunday rite -- Not quite all in the family -- Extended family -- Herding comedians -- Backstage life (and death) -- Give my regards to La Scala -- Elvis has entered the building -- Newspaper wads at fifty paces-a few off-camera feuds -- Embracing Blacks, caving in to McCarthyism -- The son-in-law also rises -- "And now-the Beatles!" -- The showman without a country -- Echoes and afterimages
Control code
ocn558902304
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (455 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520258679
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612772658
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt46x9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558902304

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