Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy | WVIA

Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy

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Airs Friday, August 11th at 9pm & Saturday, August 12th at 2am, Thursday, September 14 at 8p on WVIA-TV

Irving Berlin, the Gershwins, Arthur Laurents, Jerome Robbins, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim... Why has the Broadway musical proven to be such fertile territory for Jewish artists of all kinds? The documentary combines interviews with performance footage, including many of the rousing anthems and timeless ballads America has loved for a century.

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