Beverly Penninger's Videos (Producers Workshop Online) - Producers Workshop Online 2021-10-23T18:18:45Z https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=1f09kicfnwcuy&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Fifty Years of Folk tag:producersworkshop.pbs.org,2010-09-14:5817956:Video:2467 2010-09-14T22:21:03.000Z Beverly Penninger https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/profile/BeverlyPenninger <a href="https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/video/fifty-years-of-folk"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/331716634?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>In 1959, two visionaries - folk legend Pete Seeger and jazz impresario George Wein - cre- ated a musical phenomenon known as The Newport Folk Festival. It is the "grandfather" of contemporary music festivals and the legendary festival where Bob Dylan "plugged in," though its legacy reaches far beyond that mythical moment.<br></br> The Newport Folk festival brought to its audi- ences… <a href="https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/video/fifty-years-of-folk"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/331716634?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />In 1959, two visionaries - folk legend Pete Seeger and jazz impresario George Wein - cre- ated a musical phenomenon known as The Newport Folk Festival. It is the "grandfather" of contemporary music festivals and the legendary festival where Bob Dylan "plugged in," though its legacy reaches far beyond that mythical moment.<br /> The Newport Folk festival brought to its audi- ences roots music from around the world, res- urrected interest in the dying art of Cajun music and – on its New Folks stage - introduced the world to James Taylor, Arlo Guthrie and Joni Mitchell. The Spirit of Sacajawea tag:producersworkshop.pbs.org,2010-08-17:5817956:Video:1602 2010-08-17T14:28:04.000Z Beverly Penninger https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/profile/BeverlyPenninger <a href="https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/video/the-spirit-of-sacajawea"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="196" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/331716897?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=196" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>One of the most revered women in American history, Sacajawea has been romanticized and often misinterpreted by non-natives. Revolving around interviews with her tribal peoples as well as recognized historians, this documentary examines the many controversies regarding her life, how her role in the Lewis &amp; Clark journey impacted her tribes, and how they are surviving… <a href="https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/video/the-spirit-of-sacajawea"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/331716897?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=196" width="240" height="196" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />One of the most revered women in American history, Sacajawea has been romanticized and often misinterpreted by non-natives. Revolving around interviews with her tribal peoples as well as recognized historians, this documentary examines the many controversies regarding her life, how her role in the Lewis &amp; Clark journey impacted her tribes, and how they are surviving today.