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Evening at Pops; Brush Up Your Shakespeare

06/07/1999

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Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Brush Up Your Shakespeare
Program Number

2301

Series Description

Taped shows of the Boston Pops. First telecast on WGBH in June 1957; Arthur Fiedler conducting at MIT Kresge Auditorium. Premiered nationally July 5, 1970, performances at Symphony Hall. Series release date: 1970

Program Description

Artistic director Tina Packer of Shakespeare and Company joins forces with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Orchestra for an evening of passion and romance exploring the music inspired by the Bard. Audiences will have the opportunity to see performances of scenes from Shakespeare's plays, followed by the music they inspired, including Verdis "Otello," Mendelssohn's "Midsummer Night's Dream" and Bernstein's "West Side Story."

Duration

00:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Performance for a Live Audience
Topics
Music
Creators
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Brush Up Your Shakespeare,” 06/07/1999, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3F3983A424AD451EAF19808CE12A52D3.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Brush Up Your Shakespeare.” 06/07/1999. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3F3983A424AD451EAF19808CE12A52D3>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Brush Up Your Shakespeare. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3F3983A424AD451EAF19808CE12A52D3
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