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National Theatre Corporation (Washington, D.C.)

Overview
Works: 730 works in 958 publications in 1 language and 1,472 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragicomedies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Domestic drama  Librettos  Allegories  Theatrical adaptations  Acting editions  Juvenile works 
Classifications: PR2819.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by National Theatre Corporation (Washington, D.C.)
A delicate balance : a play by Edward Albee( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Theatre 1967, Richard Barr, Clinton Wilder presents Jessica Tandy, Hume Cronyn, Rosemary Murphy in Edward Albee's "A Delicate Balance," with Philip Bourneuf, Dortha Duckworth, Kathleen Magure [i.e. Kathleen Maguire], setting by William Ritman, costumes by Theoni V. Aldredge, lighting Tharon Musser, directed by Alan Schneider
The odd couple( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Saint Subber presents George Gobel, Phil Foster in Neil Simon's comedy hit "The Odd Couple," with Mark Dawson, Gloria Bleezarde, Thomas Ruisinger, Carmine Caridi, Laura May Lewis, Walt Wanderman, directed by Harvey Medlinsky, scenery by Oliver Smith, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, costumes by Ann Roth, original production directed by Mike Nichols
Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Harold Prince in association with Theatre Now, Inc. presents Bob Carroll in "Fiddler On the Roof," based on Sholom Aleichem's stories, book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, with Fritzi Burr, Lila Teigh, Ronald Coralian, Sidney Ben-Zali, Mary Ann Chinn, Doreen Dunn, Stacy McAdams, Lewis Jacobson, Sanford Seeger, Gerald E. McGonagill, Joel Fredrick, Alexandra Stoddart, Art Vestry, entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins, settings by Boris Aronson, costumes by Patricia Zippordt, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, vocal arrangements by Milton Greene, musical direction by Philip Parnes, dance music arranged by Betty Walberg, orchestrations by Don Walker, production stage manager William Schill
Come blow your horn( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, William Hammerstein and Michael Ellis present Keefe Brasselle, Fred Clark, Benay Venuta, in "Come Blow Your Horn," a comedy by Neil Simon, with Dran Seitz, Anthony Roberts, Janis Hansen, directed by Stanley Prager, setting and lighting by Ralph Alswang, costumes by Stanley Simmons
Man of La Mancha by Mitch Leigh( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Albert W. Seldon and Hal James present Bob Wright, Maura K. Wedge, Sammy Smith, Marvin Brody, Dale Malone, in "Man of La Mancha," with Ian Sullivan, Nadine Lewis, Louis Hayden, Norman Riggins, Leanna Nelson, Christopher Milo, Ben Vargas, Victor Helou, Kenneth Novarro, Sheila Doyle, Richard Reece, a new musical play by Dale Wasserman, music by Mitch Leigh, lyrics by Joe Darion, choreography by Jack Cole, settings and lighting by Howard Bay, costumes by Howard Bay and Patton Campbell, dance arrangements by Neil Warner, musical arrangements by Music Makers, Inc., musical director Joseph Klein, producer's surrogate Walter Fried, book and musical staging by Albert Marre
The Mikado : libretto of the Japanese comic opera in two acts by W. S Gilbert( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 1966 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Trust, Ltd. presents under the management of S. Hurok the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company direct from the Savoy Theatre in London under the supervision of Bridget D'Oyly Carte in Gilbert and Sullivan Operas musical director Isidore Godfrey, director of productions Herbert Newby. "The Mikado, or, The Town of Titipu," written by W.S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan, conducted by Isidore Godfrey or James Walker, production directed by Anthony Besch, scenery and Act I Nanki-Poo costume designed by Disley Jones, scenery built by David Marshall and painted by Alick Johnstone, costumes designed by Charles Ricketts
... The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Bonard Productions and Donald Seawell, by arrangement with the governors of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre Stratford-Upon-Avon, present the Royal Shakespeare Company in "The Comedy of Errors," and "King Lear," by William Shakespeare, directed and designed by Peter Brook
Porgy & Bess by Burton D Fisher( Book )

6 editions published between 1936 and 1954 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, direction, Rapley Theatre Corporation, S.E. Cochran, manager, The Theatre Guild, Inc. presents "Porgy and Bess," an American folk opera (founded on the play "Porgy" by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward), music by George Gershwin, libretto by DuBose Heyward, lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin, production directed by Rouben Mamoulian, settings designed by Sergei Soudeikine, orchestra conducted by Alexander Steinert
The pirates of Penzance by Jean F Blashfield( Book )

7 editions published between 1935 and 1966 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Trust, Ltd. presents under management of S. Hurok, D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, Isidore Godfrey, musical director from the Savoy Theatre, London under personal supervision of Bridget D'Oyly Carte in Gilbert and Sullivan operas: "The Pirates of Penzance, or The Slave of Duty," written by W.S. Gilbert and composed by Arthur Sullivan. Musical director Isidore Godfrey, director of productions Herbert Newby, settings designed by Peter Goffin, scenery painted by Messrs. Harker, Homan & Bravery, Ltd
The skin of our teeth : play in three acts by Thornton Wilder( Book )

3 editions published between 1942 and 1960 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, E Street Theatre Corporation, lessee, Edmund Plohn, manager. Michael Myerberg presents Tallulah Bankhead, Frederic March, Florence Eldridge in "The Skin of Our Teeth," a new comedy by Thornton Wilder with a company of forty and Florence Reed, directed by Elia Kazan, settings by Albert Johnson, costumes by Mary Percy Schenck
Blossom time( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1948 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, The Messrs. Shubert present "Blossom Time," music from the melodies of Franz Shubert and H. Barte, adapted by Sigmund Romberg, books and lyrics adapted form the original of A.M. Wilner and H. Reichert, by Dorothy Donnelly, settings by Watson Barratt, costumes by Ernest R. Schrapps, dances staged by Katherine Hanaway, conducter Max Fichandler, staged by John Shubert
Romanoff and Juliet; a comedy in three acts by Peter Ustinov( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, David Merrick presents Peter Ustinov in "Romanoff and Juliet," a new comedy, with Henry Lascoe, Marianne Deeming, Edward Atienza, Humphrey Davis, Louise Collins, Suzanne Cloutier, Alexander Davion, Carl Don, William Greene, Wood Romoff, Sy Travers, Bess Winburn, written by Peter Ustinov, staged by George S. Kaufman, setting by Denis Malcles, settings and lighting supervised by Howard Bay, costumes by Helene Pons, incidental music by Harold Rome, ballads by Anthony Hopkins and Peter Ustinov
Macbeth( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Old Vic Trust Ltd. and the Arts Council of Great Britain present under the management of S. Hurok, The Old Vic Company, director Michael Benthall, administrative director Alfred Francis with Paul Rogers, Claire Bloom, John Neville, Coral Browne, Rosemary Harris, Richard Wordsworth, Jack Gwillim, Ernest Hare, Wynne Clark in The plays of Shakespeare: "Macbeth," by William Shakespeare, directed by Michael Benthall, costumes and decor by Audrey Cruddas, music composed by Brian Easdale, fight arranged by Bernard Hepton and John Greenwood, orchestra under the direction of Arthur Lief
Look homeward, angel( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Theatrical Interests Plan, Inc., Ted Ritter, Dennis McDonald, John Gerstad presents Miriam Hopkins in "Look Homeward, Angel," by Ketti Frings, based on the novel by Thomas Wolfe, with Gilbert Green, Michael Ebert, Florence Sundstrom, Barbara Stanton, Phil Arthur, Donald Marye, and Lee Richardson, directed by David Pressman, settings by John Boyt, costumes by Motley, executive producer Ted Ritter, tour direction Broadway Theatre Alliance, Inc
Oklahoma! : the complete book and lyrics of the Broadway musical by Richard Rodgers( Book )

4 editions published between 1945 and 1954 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, 1321 E Street Realty Corporation, lessee, Louis A Lotito, managing director, Edmund Plohn, resident manager, The Theatre Guild, Inc. presents the National Company of "Oklahoma!," a musical play based on "Green Grow the Lilacs" by Lynn Riggs, music by Richard Rodgers, book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, 2nd, production directed by Rouben Mamoulian, dances by Agnes de Mille, settings by Lemuel Ayers, costumes by Miles White, produced under the supervision of Theresa Helburn and Lawrence Langner, production reproduced by Jerome Whyte, orchestra directed by Peter Laurini, orchestrations by Russell Bennett
The yeomen of the guard, or, The merryman and his maid by W. S Gilbert( Book )

4 editions published between 1935 and 1939 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company from London in Gilbert and Sullivan operas: "The Yeomen of the Guard, or, The Merryman and His Maid," written by W.S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan, costumes designed by Percy Anderson, orchestra under the direction of Isidore Godfrey
Iolanthe( Book )

7 editions published between 1935 and 1964 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Trust, Ltd. presents under management of S. Hurok, D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, Isidore Godfrey, musical director from the Savoy Theatre, London under personal supervision of Bridget D'Oyly Carte in Gilbert and Sullivan operas: "Iolanthe, or The Peer and the Peri," written by W.S. Gilbert and composed by Arthur Sullivan. Conductor Isidore Godfrey
You can't take it with you : a comedy in three acts by George S Kaufman( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, E Street Coporation, lessee, Edmund Plohn, manager, Frank McCoy presents Fred Stone in "You Can't Take It With You," a farcical comedy by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman, setting by Claude Allen Lewis
The tragedy of Troilus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Old Vic Trust Ltd. and the Arts Council of Great Britain present under the management of S. Hurok, The Old Vic Company, director Michael Benthall, administrative director Alfred Francis with Paul Rogers, Claire Bloom, John Neville, Coral Browne, Rosemary Harris, Richard Wordsworth, Jack Gwillim, Ernest Hare, Wynne Clark in The plays of Shakespeare: "Troilus and Cressida," by William Shakespeare, directed by Tyrone Guthrie, costumes and decor by Frederick Crooke, music composed by Frederick Marshall, fights arranged by Bernard Hepton and John Greenwood, orchestra under the direction of Arthur Lief
Cabaret by John Kander( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Harold Prince (in association with Ruth Mitchell) presents Signe Hasso, Leo Fuchs, Melissa Hart in "Cabaret," with Charles Abbott, Catherine Gaffigan, David Rounds and Gene Rupert, book by Joe Masteroff, based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood, music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, dances and cabaret numbers by Ronald Field, scenery by Boris Aronson, costumes by Patricia Zipprodt, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, production directed by Harold Prince
 
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National Theatre (Organization : Washington, D.C.)

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