Talkin' Broadway Sound Advice Recap 1/17/12

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CDs Now Available:

T. Oliver ReidT. Oliver Reid: Do I Love You
(Yellow Sound Label - new on CD/mp3/iTunesDo I Love You - T. Oliver Reid
Broadway performer's first solo album, with songs from the American Songbook. "Love!," "Let s Fall In Love," "You Don t Bring Me Flowers," "It s Easy To Remember," "Do I Love You?," "Glad To Be Unhappy/ Autumn In New York," "This Can t Be Love/ How Do You Keep The Music Playing," "I Can t Make You Love Me," "I Wish I Were In Love Again," "The Nearness Of You/ Like A Lover," "Any Little Fish," "I Got Love," "Over The Rainbow." Amazon exclusive.


DVD/Blu-Rays Now Available:

Carolina BluesCarolina Blues
(Columbia Classics - on DVD-R)
First disc release of 1944 film. Ann Miller, Kay Kyser and his band, Victor Moore.

LuvLuv
(Columbia Classics - new on DVD-R)
1967 film adaptation of Murray Schisgal play. Jack Lemmon, Peter Falk, Elaine May.

ThurgoodThurgood
(HBO - new on Blu-ray/DVD)
CDU | B&N icon
Laurence Fishburne plays Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall in this play by George Stevens, Jr. Filmed live at the Kennedy Center’s Eisenhower Theater after its Broadway run and aired exclusively on HBO.


BOOKs Now Available:

Sketchbooks of Jocelyn HerbertThe Sketchbooks of Jocelyn Herbert
(Royal Academy Publications - Hardcover Book)
By Stephen Farthing and Richard Eyre. From her early work with such writers as Samuel Beckett, Eugène Ionesco, and John Osborne, to her time with Laurence Olivier at the National Theatre, Jocelyn Herbert (1917?2003) pioneered a simple yet atmospheric set design style that remains influential today. Published for the first time, Herbert's sketchbooks provide an intimate portrait of her life and work. Illustrated with production stills and accompanied by commentaries from the actors, directors, and writers involved, this book brings to life a golden age of British theater and film.


Recordings RECENTLY MADE AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER:

1/24/12: A Thurber CarnivalA Thurber Carnival
(Masterworks Broadway/ArkivMusic - CD-R/on mp3)
1960 original cast album of revue based on the works of James Thurber. Music by Don Elliott. Peggy Cass, Paul Ford, John McGiver, Alice Ghostley, Peter Turgeon, Wynne Miller, Margo Lungreen, and Charles Braswell. First time on CD.

OTHER NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Added to 4/24/12:

CamelotCamelot 45th Anniversary Edition
(Warner - new on Blu-Ray digibook)
1967 film. Richard Harris, Vanessa Redgrave, Franco Nero. Directed by Joshua Logan. Lerner & Loewe score. Features: audio commentary; featurettes Camelot: the Fallen Kingdom, Camelot: The Castle That Never Was, The Story of Camelot, The World Premier of Camelot; trailer. Also included, 36 pages of production information and CD sampler: "I Wonder What The King Is Doing Tonight?,"Camelot and the Wedding Ceremony," "How to Handle a Woman," "If Ever I Would Leave You - Love Montage."





Compiled by Talkin' Broadway Staff. Thanks to Max Preeo for his contributions.

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