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The Resource The best of the best of the Electric Company, the Children's Television Workshop ; Sesame Workshop ; executive producers, Samule Y. Gibbon, Jr., Dave Connell ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon, (DVD)

The best of the best of the Electric Company, the Children's Television Workshop ; Sesame Workshop ; executive producers, Samule Y. Gibbon, Jr., Dave Connell ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon, (DVD)

Label
The best of the best of the Electric Company
Title
The best of the best of the Electric Company
Statement of responsibility
the Children's Television Workshop ; Sesame Workshop ; executive producers, Samule Y. Gibbon, Jr., Dave Connell ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon
Title variation
Best of the Electric Company
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comedy sketches, music, animation and special effects were the tools of this video classroom. Full of wit and energy this popular educational show from the 1970's made learning to read fun
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Electric Company (Television program)
Credits note
Writers, John Boni, Sara Compton, Tom Dunsmuir, Elaine Laron, Thad Mumford, Alan Riefe, Albert Rosenzweig, Jeremy Stevens, Jim Thurman ; art directors, George McWilliams, Jason Ko and Todd Gallopo ; musical director, Joe Raposo
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
General audiences
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1992.8.C46
LC item number
E44 2006
PerformerNote
Bill Cosby, Morgan Freeman, Rita Moreno, Jim Boyd, Judy Graubart, Skip Hinnant, June Angela, Mel Brooks, Joan Rivers, Gene Wilder, Luis Avalos, Zero Mostel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1938-
  • 1937-
  • 1926-
  • 1935-2016
  • 1946-2014
  • 1915-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gibbon, Samuel Y
  • Connell, David D
  • Dooley, Paul
  • Whedon, Tom
  • Boni, John
  • Compton, Sara
  • Dunsmuir, Tom
  • Laron, Elaine
  • Mumford, Thad
  • Riefe, Alan
  • Rosenzweig, Albert
  • Stevens, Jeremy
  • Thurman, Jim
  • Cosby, Bill
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Boyd, Jim
  • Graubart, Judy
  • Hinnant, Skip
  • Angela, June
  • Brooks, Mel
  • Rivers, Joan
  • Wilder, Gene
  • Avalos, Luis
  • Mostel, Zero
  • Raposo, Joe
  • Children's Television Workshop
  • Sesame Workshop
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
  • Sony BMG Music Entertainment
Runtime
165
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Closed captioning
  • English language
  • English language
  • Reading
  • Reading (Early childhood)
  • Vocabulary
  • Word recognition
  • Children's television programs
  • Television programs
  • Educational television programs
  • Television programs for children's films
  • Educational videos
Target audience
general
Technique
animation and live action
Label
The best of the best of the Electric Company, the Children's Television Workshop ; Sesame Workshop ; executive producers, Samule Y. Gibbon, Jr., Dave Connell ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as episodes of The Electric company on television between 1971 and 1977
  • Special features: Rita Moreno remembers; Outtakes; new episode intros by Rita Moreno; trivia
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode 1 (original broadcast: Oct. 25, 1971) -- Episode 26 (original broadcast: Nov. 29, 1971) -- Episode 321 (original broadcast: Jan. 14, 1974) -- Episode 437 (original broadcast: Dec. 24, 1974) -- Episode 79B (original broadcast: Feb. 3, 1977)
Control code
ocm64388345
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 165 min.)
Isbn
9780738934631
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00826663100662
  • 826663100662
  • 00826663512199
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DVD10066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)64388345
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of the best of the Electric Company, the Children's Television Workshop ; Sesame Workshop ; executive producers, Samule Y. Gibbon, Jr., Dave Connell ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as episodes of The Electric company on television between 1971 and 1977
  • Special features: Rita Moreno remembers; Outtakes; new episode intros by Rita Moreno; trivia
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode 1 (original broadcast: Oct. 25, 1971) -- Episode 26 (original broadcast: Nov. 29, 1971) -- Episode 321 (original broadcast: Jan. 14, 1974) -- Episode 437 (original broadcast: Dec. 24, 1974) -- Episode 79B (original broadcast: Feb. 3, 1977)
Control code
ocm64388345
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 165 min.)
Isbn
9780738934631
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00826663100662
  • 826663100662
  • 00826663512199
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DVD10066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)64388345
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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