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Title The best of The Electric Company. Vol. 2 / Children's Television Workshop ; head writers, Paul Dooley, Tom Whedon ; writers, John Boni, Sara Compton, Tom Dunsmuir, Elaine Laron, Thad Mumford, Alan Riefe, Albert Rosenzweig, Jeremy Stevens, Jim Thurman.
Pub Info Los Angeles : Shout! Factory ; New York : Distributed by Sony Music Entertainment, [2006]
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J DVD ELECTRIC  Disc 1     AVAILABLE
 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J DVD ELECTRIC  Disc 2     AVAILABLE
 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J DVD ELECTRIC  Disc 3     AVAILABLE
 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J DVD ELECTRIC  Disc 4     AVAILABLE
Descript 4 videodiscs (ca. 630 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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System Det DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Note Title from container.
Contains 20 episodes from the television series.
Special features: New episode intros; trivia ; Disc 1: Play all songs; "Remembering 'The Electric Company'": ensemble members Luis Avalos, Jim Boyd, Judy Graubart, Skip Hinnant and Hattie Winston look back ; Disc 2: Play all songs; 'The Electric Company' documentary (1975): the effect of the show on schoolchildren ; Disc 3: Play all songs; Bill Cosby on 'The Dick Cavett show' (Nov. 10, 1971) ; Disc 4: Play all songs.
Cast Bill Cosby, Morgan Freeman, Rita Moreno.
Performer Voices: Mel Brooks, Joan Rivers, Gene Wilder, Zero Mostel.
Special guest stars on episode 166: Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Wilt Chamberlain, Victor Borge.
Special guest stars on episode 223: Gary Owens, Dean Martin.
Credits Music director, Joe Raposo.
Note Originally broadcast on PBS television from 1971-1976.
Audience General audiences.
Summary 'The Electric Company' makes learning fun and reading a joyful experience through songs, animation, comedy and dance.
Contents Disc 1: Episode 12 (Nov. 9, 1971) ; Episode 73 (Feb. 2, 1972) ; Episode 150 (Nov. 17, 1972) ; Episode 166 (Dec. 11, 1972) ; Episode 197 (Jan. 23, 1973) -- Disc 2: Episode 223 (Feb. 28, 1973) ; Episode 227 (March 6, 1973) ; Episode 230 (March 9, 1973) ; Episode 232 (March 13, 1973) ; Episode 253 (April 11, 1973) -- Disc 3: Episode 322 (Jan. 29, 1974) ; Episode 375 (March 29, 1974) ; Episode 502 (March 25, 1975) ; Episode 27A (Nov. 25, 1975) ; Episode 35A (Dec. 5, 1975) -- Disc 4: Episode 57A (Jan. 6, 1976) ; Episode 60A (Jan. 9, 1976) ; Episode 77A (Feb. 3, 1976) ; Episode 105A (March 12, 1976) ; Episode 122A (Oct. 6, 1975).
Subject Reading (Elementary) -- Juvenile films.
English language -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Juvenile films.
Vocabulary -- Juvenile films.
Word recognition -- Juvenile films.
Reading.
English language.
Vocabulary.
Word recognition.
Genre Educational television programs -- United States.
Children's television programs -- United States.
Television series.
DVDs.
DVD-Video discs.
Add Author Dooley, Paul.
Whedon, Tom.
Boni, John.
Compton, Sara.
Dunsmuir, Tom.
Laron, Elaine.
Mumford, Thad.
Riefe, Alan.
Rosenzweig, Albert.
Stevens, Jeremy.
Thurman, Jim.
Cosby, Bill, 1937-
Freeman, Morgan.
Moreno, Rita.
Brooks, Mel, 1926-
Rivers, Joan.
Wilder, Gene, 1933-2016.
Mostel, Zero, 1915-1977.
O'Connor, Carroll.
Stapleton, Jean, 1923-2013.
Chamberlain, Wilt, 1936-1999.
Borge, Victor.
Owens, Gary.
Martin, Dean, 1917-1995.
Children's Television Workshop.
Add Title Electric Company (Television program)
ISBN 0738935093
9780738935096
Stndrd # 826663101416
Music # 826663-10141 Shout! Factory (set)
DVD10142--DVD10145 Shout! Factory (discs)
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