WorldCat Identities

Heyward, DuBose 1885-1940

Works: 750 works in 2,062 publications in 14 languages and 32,558 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Operas  Drama  Bibliography  Film adaptations  Periodicals  Picture books  Filmed operas  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Author of screenplay, Other, Composer, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Writer of accompanying material, Editor
Classifications: PS3515.E98, 782.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by DuBose Heyward
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

262 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 5,170 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 )

49 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,258 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 )

147 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,069 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
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( )

166 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mamba's daughters by DuBose Heyward( Book )

50 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,536 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 829 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 )

46 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cunning manipulator takes control of a Caribbean island and declares himself emperor
The Best American short stories ... and the yearbook of the American short story( )

in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Ashley by DuBose Heyward( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about South Carolina before the Civil War
Sunday at the Village Vanguard by Bill Evans Trio( )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and German and held by 454 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
Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast by George Gershwin( Recording )

8 editions published between 1940 and 1998 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three songs from a radio presentation of Porgy and Bess
Carolina chansons; legends of the low country by DuBose Heyward( Book )

14 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Parker with strings : the master takes by Charlie Parker( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost morning by DuBose Heyward( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1968 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess highlights by George Gershwin( Recording )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 343 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
Brass ankle : a play in three acts by DuBose Heyward( Book )

9 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy; a play in four acts by Dorothy Heyward( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1990 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess live on Catfish Row in Charleston, South Carolina. They maintain their love for each other despite numerous hardships and the return of Bess's ex-lover
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.12 for The countr ... to 0.90 for Papers, 18 ...)

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 americký spisovatel

DuBose Heyward Amerikaans romanschrijver (1885-1940)

DuBose Heyward écrivain américain

DuBose Heyward US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Hejuord, Dû Boz.


Heyward Du Bose

Heyward Du Bose 1885-1940

Heyward, Dubois.

Heyward, DuBose.

Heyward, Dubose 1885-1940

Heyward, Edwin DuBois.

Heyward, Edwin DuBose.

Heyward Edwin DuBose 1885-1940

Kheĭuord, Di︠u︡ Boz

Kheĭuord, Di︠u︡ Boz 1885-1940

ДюБос Хэйард

ДюБос Хэйард американский романист, драматург, поэт

Хейуорд Дю Боза 1885-1940

듀보즈 헤이워드

헤이워드, 드보세 1885-1940


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