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Heyward, DuBose 1885-1940

Works: 650 works in 1,733 publications in 12 languages and 32,416 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  Filmed operas  Musical films  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Operas  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Author of screenplay, Performer, Other, Composer, Contributor, Creator, Writer of accompanying material, Bibliographic antecedent, lib
Classifications: PS3515.E98, 782.1
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Most widely held works by DuBose Heyward
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

202 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"-Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
The country bunny and the little gold shoes : as told to Jenifer by DuBose Heyward( Book )

42 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 3,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the surprise of many, the little country cottontail becomes one of the special Easter bunnies even though she has twenty-one children of her very own
Porgy by DuBose Heyward( Book )

127 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives and labors of Porgy and his wife Bess, poor African-American residents of Catfish Row in Charleston, S.C
Mamba's daughters by DuBose Heyward( Book )

44 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the sake of her daughter and granddaughter, Mamba navigates a comic, calculated path from the lower class of plantation refugees to the more privileged class of African Americans who work for Charleston's prominent white families
Ten great musicals of the American theatre by Stanley Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the librettos: Of thee I sing, Porgy and Bess, One touch of Venus, Brigadoon, Kiss me Kate, West Side story, Gypsy, Fiddler on the roof, 1776, and Company
The Emperor Jones by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

34 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cunning manipulator takes control of a Caribbean island and declares himself emperor
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( )

22 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and German and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite things by John Coltrane( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from John Coltrane's performances at the Newport Jazz festivals of 1963 and 1965
Sunday at the Village Vanguard by Bill Evans Trio( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Ashley by DuBose Heyward( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about South Carolina before the Civil War
Porgy & Bess original Broadway cast by George Gershwin( Recording )

8 editions published between 1940 and 1998 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three songs from a radio presentation of Porgy and Bess
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and German and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revered for its legendary score by George Gershwin, Dubose and Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin, Porgy and Bess has been reimagined and reinvigorated for the modern stage by a team that includes Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, musical adapter Diedre L. Murray and director Diane Paulus. It's the New Broadway Cast Recording of one of the most beloved works of the American musical theatre
Carolina chansons; legends of the low country by DuBose Heyward( Book )

17 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forever by Chick Corea( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pianist Chick Corea, bassist Stanley Clarke, and drummer Lenny White, each a powerful force of nature in his own right, have done more in recent decades to redefine jazz-rock fusion and push the limits of its potential than any other musicians today. Together they formed the core of the classic, most popular and successful lineup of Return to Forever, the legendary seminal electric jazz fusion band
Porgy and Bess highlights by George Gershwin( Recording )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction; Summertime: A woman is a somtime thing; Gone, Gone, Gone,; I got Plenty of Nutting; Bess you is my woman; It ain't necessarily so; What you want wid bess? I loves you, Porgy; There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon for New York; Oh Bess, Oh where's my bess; Oh Lawd, I'm on my way
Lost morning by DuBose Heyward( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1968 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brass ankle : a play in three acts by DuBose Heyward( Book )

9 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.11 for The countr ... to 0.89 for Records, 1 ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The country bunny and the little gold shoes : as told to Jenifer
Alternative Names
Chejuord, Dju Boze 1885-1940

Du Bose, Heyward 1885-1940

DuBose Heyward

DuBose Heyward 1885-1940

DuBose Heyward Amerikaans romanschrijver (1885-1940)

DuBose Heyward écrivain américain

DuBose Heyward Novelist, playwright, poet

DuBose Heyward US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Hejuord, Dû Boz.

Heyward, Du Bose

Heyward Du Bose 1885-1940

Heyward, DuBose

Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940

Heyward, Edwin DuBose.

Heyward Edwin DuBose 1885-1940

Kheĭuord, Di︠u︡ Boz

Kheĭuord, Di︠u︡ Boz 1885-1940

ДюБос Хэйард

Хейуорд Дю Боза 1885-1940

헤이워드, 드보세 1885-1940


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English (496)

German (33)

French (17)

Danish (5)

Dutch (5)

Japanese (4)

Swedish (4)

Polish (4)

Hebrew (2)

Spanish (2)

Czech (2)

Italian (1)

PorgyMamba's daughtersPeter Ashley