Broadway musical loosely based on the life of artist Georges Seurat.
Originally broadcast on American Playhouse in 1985.
Program notes and chapter index on container and insert (1 leaf : col. ill.).
Special DVD features: credits, awards, full-length audio commentary by Sondheim, Lapine, Patinkin, and Peters.
1 videodisc (146 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital stereo.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
CableACE Awards, 1987: Actor in a theatrical or dramatic special (Patinkin); Actress in a theatrical or dramatic special (Peters); Winner: Best musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Award and Drama Desk Award); Best scenic design and Best lighting (Tony Awards); 1985 Pulitizer Prize for drama.
Executive producers, Michael Brandman, Emanuel Azenberg, The Shubert Organization, Bernard B. Jacobs, Gerald Schoenfeld ; musical director and conductor, Paul Gemignani ; lighting consultant, Bill Klages ; costumes by Patricia Zipprodt and Ann Hould-Ward ; camera, Bob Camitta [and others] ; editor, Jimmy B. Frazier.