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Title
Coco: closing night
Additional title: Coco
Names
Previn, André, 1929- (Author)
Lerner, Alan Jay, 1918-1986 (Librettist)
Lerner, Alan Jay, 1918-1986 (Lyricist)
Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003 (Performer)
Shea, Joan (Commentator)
Shea, Joan (Recording engineer)
Benthall, Michael (Director)
Collection

Katharine Hepburn audiovisual materials

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1970-08-01
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 2949
Topics
Chanel, Coco, 1883-1971
Musicals
Genres
Live sound recordings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: music by André Previn ; book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.
Content: "Coco; Closing night-Aug. 1st 1970; Mark Hellinger Theatre"--From original tape reel container.
Performers: Katharine Hepburn (Coco) ; with Broadway cast and orchestra ; Joan Shea, recording engineer and commentator.
Venue: Recorded live Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York, New York 1970 August 1.
Acquisition: Separated from; Billy Rose Theatre Division, Katharine Hepburn papers, 1854-1997 (bulk 1928-1994); 2007.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (145:39) : analog, half-track, 3 3/4 ips, mono, NAB
Description
This recording is the closing night performance of the original Broadway production of the musical "Coco", starring Katharine Hepburn. Hepburn's friend/actress Joan Shea recorded the performance, and gave some colorful commentary. Act 1: [Part 1] -- Act 2: [Part 2]
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 907393160
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20601232
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 726c2340-b8bc-0133-5525-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1970: Created
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Coco" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1970. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/768b61a0-b8bc-0133-a598-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Coco" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/768b61a0-b8bc-0133-a598-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1970). Coco Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/768b61a0-b8bc-0133-a598-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Coco