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Evening at Pops; Ben Vereen

06/16/1977


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Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Ben Vereen
Program Number

804

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

Ben Vereen brought the Symphony Hall crowd to their feet three times with his high-stepping, pull out all the stops set. After roaring through a medley of songs from his Broadway triumphs, Ben pas a moving tribute to black vaudevillian Bert Williams.

Duration

00:60:00

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; Ben Vereen,” 06/16/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7CFAB705F56A42948065BF69F35D3459.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Ben Vereen.” 06/16/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7CFAB705F56A42948065BF69F35D3459>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Ben Vereen. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7CFAB705F56A42948065BF69F35D3459
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