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The Resource The best of The Electric Company, Sesame Workshop ; produced by Lorrie Shapiro ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon ; directors, Henry Behar, Bob Schwarz, (videorecording)

The best of The Electric Company, Sesame Workshop ; produced by Lorrie Shapiro ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon ; directors, Henry Behar, Bob Schwarz, (videorecording)

Label
The best of The Electric Company
Title
The best of The Electric Company
Statement of responsibility
Sesame Workshop ; produced by Lorrie Shapiro ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon ; directors, Henry Behar, Bob Schwarz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cultural phenomenon in the '70s, this wildly popular educational television show with big laughs had a bigger message: teaching children basic reading and grammar skills with the emphasis on fun. The best episodes are here in true nostalgic glory
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Electric Company (Television program)
Credits note
Musical director, Joe Raposo
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1992.8.C46
LC item number
B478 2006
PerformerNote
Luis Avalos, Jimmy Boyd, Lee Chamberlin, Bill Cosby, Morgan Freeman, Rita Moreno, Irene Cara, Joan Rivers, Gene Wilder, Mel Blanc, Zero Mostel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1937-
  • 1959-
  • 1935-
  • 1915-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shapiro, Lorrie
  • Dooley, Paul
  • Whedon, Tom
  • Behar, Henry
  • Schwarz, Bob
  • Avalos, Luis
  • Boyd, Jimmy
  • Chamberlin, Lee
  • Cosby, Bill
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Cara, Irene
  • Rivers, Joan
  • Wilder, Gene
  • Blanc, Mel
  • Mostel, Zero
  • Raposo, Joe
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
  • Sony BMG Music Entertainment
Runtime
600
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading (Early childhood)
  • English language
  • Reading (Early childhood)
  • English language
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The best of The Electric Company, Sesame Workshop ; produced by Lorrie Shapiro ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon ; directors, Henry Behar, Bob Schwarz, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television between 1971 and 1977
  • Special features: Disc 1: Rita Moreno remembers; outtakes ; Joan Ganz Cooney "Then and Now" ; Disc 3: "Silent E" karaoke; the creative team remembers ; Disc 4: June Angela ("Julie") remembers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1: Episode 1 (October 25, 1971) ; Episode 10 (November 5, 1971) ; Episode 14 (November 11, 1971) ; Episode 21 (November 22, 1971) ; Episode 26 (November 29, 1971) -- Disc 2: Episode 109 (March 23, 1972) ; Episode 131 (October 23, 1972) ; Episode 181 (January 1, 1973) ; Episode 285 (November 23, 1973) ; Episode 321 (January 14, 1974) -- Disc 3: Episode 379 (April 3, 1974) ; Episode 386 (April 15, 1974) ; Episode 391 (October 21, 1974) ; Episode 437 (December 24, 1974) ; Episode 453 (January 15, 1975) -- Disc 4: Episode 491 (March 10, 1975) ; Episode 72A (January 27, 1976) ; Episode 110A (March 19, 1976) ; Episode 79B (February 3, 1977) ; Episode 130B (April 15, 1977)
Control code
ocm62869202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 600 min.)
Isbn
9780738933566
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663512199
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
035121
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of The Electric Company, Sesame Workshop ; produced by Lorrie Shapiro ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon ; directors, Henry Behar, Bob Schwarz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television between 1971 and 1977
  • Special features: Disc 1: Rita Moreno remembers; outtakes ; Joan Ganz Cooney "Then and Now" ; Disc 3: "Silent E" karaoke; the creative team remembers ; Disc 4: June Angela ("Julie") remembers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1: Episode 1 (October 25, 1971) ; Episode 10 (November 5, 1971) ; Episode 14 (November 11, 1971) ; Episode 21 (November 22, 1971) ; Episode 26 (November 29, 1971) -- Disc 2: Episode 109 (March 23, 1972) ; Episode 131 (October 23, 1972) ; Episode 181 (January 1, 1973) ; Episode 285 (November 23, 1973) ; Episode 321 (January 14, 1974) -- Disc 3: Episode 379 (April 3, 1974) ; Episode 386 (April 15, 1974) ; Episode 391 (October 21, 1974) ; Episode 437 (December 24, 1974) ; Episode 453 (January 15, 1975) -- Disc 4: Episode 491 (March 10, 1975) ; Episode 72A (January 27, 1976) ; Episode 110A (March 19, 1976) ; Episode 79B (February 3, 1977) ; Episode 130B (April 15, 1977)
Control code
ocm62869202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 600 min.)
Isbn
9780738933566
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663512199
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
035121
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
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