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Kern & Hammerstein's "Show Boat" - Preview

Preview: Season 40 Episode 5 | 1m 17s

Both a cultural and artistic watershed, this groundbreaking musical concerns the lives, loves and heartbreaks of three generations of show folk on the Mississippi. Its impact remains unparalleled, pointing the way toward a new synthesis between music and spectacle. With an all-star cast led by Vanessa Williams, Julian Ovenden, Norm Lewis, Lauren Worsham, Jane Alexander and Fred Willard.

Aired: 10/16/15

Rating: NR

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