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Horovitz, Israel

Overview
Works: 296 works in 630 publications in 5 languages and 13,142 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Other, Scenarist, Director, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Adapter, Performer, Recipient, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3558.O69, 812.54
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Most widely held works by Israel Horovitz
New York, I love you by Fatih Akin ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the city that never sleeps, love is always on the mind. Those passions come together as they create a kaleidoscope of the spontaneous, surprising, electrifying human connections that pump the city's heartbeat. Sexy, funny, haunting and revealing encounters unfold beneath the Manhattan skyline. From Tribeca to Central Park to Brooklyn, the story weaves a tale of love as diverse as the very fabric of New York itself. A collection of 10 different stories of love
Sunshine by István Szabó ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compelling epic about generations of a Hungarian Jewish family caught up in the upheavals and false hopes of a war-swept 20th century
Man with bags : a play by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New American dramatists, 1960-1980 by Ruby Cohn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wakefield plays by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in French and English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred the great; a play in three acts by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
5 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Israel Horovitz trilogy by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The primary English class : a play in two acts by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morning by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First season by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Israel Horovitz : collected works by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Indian wants the Bronx; a play by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vol. 1 offers five classic plays such as "The Indian Wants the Bronx", "Line", "The Widow's Blind Date", "Park Your Car in Harvard Yard", and "Cat-Lady", complete with a full introduction by the author and a foreword by Eugene Ionesco. -- "The Indian Wants the Bronx": 'Horovitz uncovers that most careful thread of insight - that violence partakes equally of ignorance and fear.' - "Showcase" OBIE Award, NY Drama Desk Award. -- "Line": Off-Broadway's longest-running play, ever - a contemporary classic, it has played for 32 consecutive years. -- "The Widow's Blind Date": 'Terrifying and real a masterpiece.' - "Los Angeles Times". -- "Park Your Car in Harvard Yard": 'The best new play of the Broadway season.' - "Financial Times". -- "Cat-Lady": "poignant, funny, and, at times, [a] terrifying depiction of the loneliness of old age.' - "The Independent"
Three Gloucester plays by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Park Your Car in Harvqard Yard pits Kathleen Hogan against her former high school teacher Jacob Brackish, who choked off her chance to go to college by failing her as he had failed her parents and her late husband; Henry Lumper tells the story of a dynasty rocked by treachery. The wharves come to brilliant life as two men and their sons battle drug-smuggling, insurance fraud and the theft of their dignity; North Shore Fish paints a poignant portrait of desperation as the unskilled workers realize their days of employment are numbered
Two new plays : Unexpected tenderness and Fighting over Beverley by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unexpected Tenderness is a poignant drama about a dysfunctional Jewish family in Massachusetts, structured as a memory play. Roddy Stern recalls what it was like growing up in a family dominated by his paranoid father, a truck driver who lurked outside his house instead of working to catch his wife with other men. A long suffering and abused saint, Roddy's mother raised two children in this difficult environment. Roddy's complex father is portrayed as a loving man with a demon inside that he fights but cannot exorcize. He eventually loses all control and drives away the family he loves
Sixteen short plays by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Park your car in Harvard yard a comedy by Israel Horovitz ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jacob Brackish, the toughest, meanest teacher ever to set foot in Gloucester High School is dying ... at home. His advertisement for a housekeeper to look after him during his final years is answered by a mousy 40-year-old named Kathleen, a woman Jacob has forgotten he flunked years before"--Container
James Dean ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on actual events and persons who lived and worked around James Dean. During his all-too-short career (three starring roles in two years), James helped to radically redefine the way teenagers were portrayed onscreen, and the expressive naturalism of his performances did more to establish the "method" school of acting in the public mind. Looks at the star's short but troubled life, his years of struggle before his sudden rise to fame, and the car crash that took his life at the age of 24
It's called the sugar plum; a play by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
8 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New England Blue : plays of working-class life by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acrobats ; and, Line : two plays by Israel Horovitz ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Horovitz, Arthur I. 1939-
Horovitz, Israel A. 1939-
Horowitz Isräel 1939-....
Languages
English (121)
German (6)
French (6)
Spanish (3)
Slovenian (2)
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