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Clurman, Harold 1901-1980

Overview
Works: 218 works in 645 publications in 4 languages and 15,646 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical drama  Gay drama  Biography  Autobiographies  Reviews  Documentary television programs  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Director, Performer, Other, Commentator, Speaker, Compiler, Contributor, Host
Classifications: PS3525.I5156, 812.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harold Clurman
On directing by Harold Clurman( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this guide to directing, we are taken logically from the choice of the play right through every aspect of its production to performances and beyond. Harold Clurman describes the pleasures and perils of working with such celebrated playwrights and actors as Marlon Brando, Arthur Miiller, Julie Harris and Lillian Hellman. He also presents his own directing notes for ten of his best-known productions
Famous American plays of the 1930s by Harold Clurman( Book )

56 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in English and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time of your life / William Saroyan-- Idiot's delight / R. Sherwood -- Of mice and men / J. Steinbeck -- Awake and sing / C. Odets -- End of summer / S.N. Behrman
Ibsen by Harold Clurman( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man very much of his time and a persistently social playwright, Ibsen tried to expose the dilemmas of action and conscience that have always found their deepest expression on the stage. This complex figure is revealed through the eyes of another dramatic force, Harold Clurman. The director of numerous Ibsen productions, Clurman here offers concise analyses of the man and of Ibsen's 25 plays - from the classics A Doll's House, Hedda Gabler and The Wild Duck to lesser-known works such as The League of Youth. The contradictions in Ibsen's nature are examined in this guide to theatre's most complex revolutionary
Six plays of Clifford Odets by Clifford Odets( Book )

4 editions published between 1939 and 1963 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naked image; observations on the modern theatre by Harold Clurman( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fervent years; the story of the Group Theatre and the thirties by Harold Clurman( Book )

47 editions published between 1945 and 1968 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous American plays of the 1960s by Harold Clurman( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wants The Bronx / Israel Horovitz, The Boys In The Band / Mart Crowley
Nine plays of the modern theater( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the scripts of nine significant plays of the modern theater, written between 1944 and 1975 by playwrights including Harold Pinter, Bertolt Brecht, Samuel Beckett, Friedrich Durrenmatt, Jean Genet, Eugene Ionesco, Slawomir Mrozek, Tom Stoppard, and David Mamet
The divine pastime; theatre essays by Harold Clurman( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lies like truth; theatre reviews and essays by Harold Clurman( Book )

14 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Arthur Miller by Arthur Miller( Book )

38 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of writing by Arthur Miller over the course of sixty years, from the 1930s through the 1990s, including the complete texts of some of his well-known plays, such as "The Crucible," and "Death of a Salesman," and a radio drama previously thought to be lost
The collected works of Harold Clurman : six decades of commentary on theatre, dance, music, film, arts, and letters by Harold Clurman( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For six decades, Harold Clurman illuminated our artistic, social, and political awareness in thousands of reviews, essays, and lectures. His work appeared indefatigably in The Nation, The New Republic, The London Observer, The New York Times, Harper's, Esquire, New York Magazine, and more. The Collected Works of Harold Clurman captures over six hundred of Clurman's encounters with the most significant events in American theatre - as well as his regular passionate embraces of dance, music, art and film. This chronological epic offers the most comprehensive view of American theatre seen through the eyes of our most extraordinary critic-Publisher description
The Group Theater : 1931-1940( Visual )

8 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Clurman, Lee Strasberg, and Robert Lewis reminisce about the Group Theatre from its beginnings in New York City in 1931 through its struggle during the war years to 1941
Famous American plays of the 1920s and the 1930s( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight plays by Tennessee Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analysis of Edward Albee's The ballad of the sad cafe analysis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical panel discussion of a production of Edward Albee's adaptation of Carson McCuller's The ballad of the sad café
Uncle Sam presents : a memoir of the Federal Theatre, 1935-1939 by Tony Buttitta( )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incident at Vichy by Arthur Miller( Recording )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play is set in a detention room in Vichy in 1942, where a number of Jews await interrogation before being sent to concentration camps. Issues of personal responsibility are explored through the character of an Austrian prince who has been guilty of silent complicity during the German occupation of France
Film noir classic collection. 8 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Phenix City story" (100 min.) Corruption, brutality and vice plagued Phenix City, Alabama, for 100 years, so who would dare to change it? Based on real-life events and filmed on location in what was called Sin City USA, director Phil Karlson's semidocumentary tells the jolting tale of those who risked their lives to bring the burg's syndicate of thugs and murderers to justice
Harold Clurman: a life of theatre( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the life and career of stage director, critic, and author Harold Clurman. Includes excerpts from interviews with Clurman and several of his friends and associates, as well as a lecture Clurman delivered on theater to a college class. Also includes a sequence in which Clurman directs actors Richard Dysart and Joan Hackett in a scene from Ibsen's The lady from the sea
 
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Nine plays of the modern theaterThe portable Arthur MillerThe collected works of Harold Clurman : six decades of commentary on theatre, dance, music, film, arts, and lettersFilm noir classic collection. 8 timeless suspense thrillers
Alternative Names
Clurman, Harold

Clurman, Harold, 1901-

Clurman, Harold Edgar 1901-1980

Clurmann, Harold 1901-1980

Harold Clurman American theatre director

Harold Clurman Amerikaans toneelregisseur (1901-1980)

Harold Clurman regista teatrale e critico teatrale statunitense

هارولد كلورمان، 1901-1980

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Languages
English (370)

Spanish (4)

French (1)

Italian (1)