Celebrating Bird: The Triumph of Charlie Parker is a biographical documentary on the short-lived career of brilliant jazz musician Charlie Parker. It features his only television appearance and rare concert footage. It includes cameos by such greats as Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonius Monk, and Charles Mingus.
The evolution and extraordinary musical creations of the nation’s best-known jazz musician, Louis Armstrong.
A retrospective on the career of one of America’s finest teachers of acting technique.
The life of the renowned Broadway director and arts critic, as well as co-founder of New York’s Group Theatre.
The story of “method” acting.
Augustus Saint Gaudens: Masque of The Golden Bowl is a dramatic recreation of the work and career of a renowned sculptor, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, who is among the greatest American sculptors and monument builders of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Saint-Gaudens was born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1848 and moved with his family to New York City when he was one.