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National Theatre Corporation (Washington, D.C.)

Overview
Works: 731 works in 956 publications in 1 language and 1,462 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Domestic drama  Comedy plays  Librettos  Theatrical adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Stories, plots, etc  Operas 
Classifications: ML50.B6745, 812.54
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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 173 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 32 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 presents Paul Lipson in "Fiddler On the Roof," based on Sholom Aleichem's Stories, also starring Mimi Randolph, book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, with Merwin Goldsmith, Susan Lehman, Peter Marklin, Virgil Curry, Jennie Ventriss, Barbara Coggin, Marsha Meyers, Fyv Finkel, Baruch Lumet, James Hobson, Clarence Hoffman, Maurice Brenner, Ross DiVito, James McDonald, entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins. Setttings by Boris Aronson, costumes by Patricia Zipprodt, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, orchestrations by Don Walker, musical director Herbert Schutz, dance music arranged by Betty Walberg, vocal arrangements by Milton Greene, production stage manager, Ruth Mitchell
Come blow your horn( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 24 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
The Mikado : libretto of the Japanese comic opera in two acts by Arthur Sullivan( Book )

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

National Theatre, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company from London in Gilbert and Sullivan operas: "The Mikado, or The Town of Titipu," written by W.S. Gilbert and composed by Arthur Sullivan, musical direction by Isidore Godfrey, scenery, dresses, and properties designed by Charles Ricketts
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 Jose Ferrer, Maura K. Wedge, Tony Martinez, George Wallace, Norman Kelley in Albert Marre's production of "Man of La Mancha," a new musical play by Dale Wasserman, music by Mitch Leigh, lyrics by Joe Darion, with Robert Gibbons, Nadine Lewis, Timothy Jerome, Borah Silver, Sarah Wilson, Michael Bradshaw, Ben Vargas, Victor Helou, Richard Reece, Jana Robbins, choreography by Jack Cole, settings and lighting by Howard Bay, costumes by Howard Bay and Patton Cambell, dance arrangements by Neil Warner, musical arrangements by Music Makers, Inc., musical director Joseph Klein, book and musical staging by Albert Marre
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( 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 Company of London including Margery Abbott, Marjorie Eyre, Evelyn Gardiner, Helen Roberts, Viola Wilson, John Dean, John Dudley, Darrell, Fancourt, William Sumner, Richard Walker, Sydney Granville, Martyn Green, Leslie Rands in Gilbert and Sullivan operas. "Trial by Jury," written by W.S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan, followed by "The Pirates of Penzance, or The Slave of Duty," written by W.S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan, orchestra under the direction of Isidore Godfrey
The skin of our teeth : a play 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," book and lyrics adapted by Dorothy Donnelly from the original by A.M. Willner and H. Reichert, music from the melodies of Franz Shubert and H. Berte, music adapted by Sigmund Romberg, staged by Zella Russell, settings by Watson Barratt
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 Ustiov 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
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
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
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
Oklahoma! : a musical play by Oscar Hammerstein( 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
You can't take it with you : a comedy in three acts by Moss Hart( 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
Guys and dolls by Damon Runyon( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, 1321 E. Street Realty Corporation, lessee, Louis A. Lotito managing director, Feuer and Martin present "Guys and Dolls," a musical fable of Broadway based on a story and character of Damon Runyon, starring Iva Withers, Julie Oshins, Norwood Smith, Pat Rooney, with Susan Hight, B.S. Pully, Jack Prince, Dell Markee, Al Nesor, Tom Ahearne, Netta Packer, music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows, dances and musical numbers staged by Michael Kidd, settings and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes by Alvin Colt, musical director Irving Actman, orchestrial arrangements by George Bassman and Ted Royal, vocal arrangements and direction by Herbert Green, staged by George S. Kaufman
 
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National Theatre (Organization : Washington, D.C.)

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