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Stritch, Elaine

Works: 200 works in 492 publications in 7 languages and 14,855 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Animated films  War films  Fantasy films  Stop-motion animation films  Juvenile works  Biography  Comedy films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Singer, Interviewee, Author, Speaker, Recipient, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Elaine Stritch
ParaNorman by Sam Fell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Norman, a boy who must use his ability to see and speak with the dead to save his town from a centuries-old curse. In addition to spooky zombies, he'll also have to take on unpredictable ghosts, wily witches, and, worst of all, clueless grown-ups. But this young ghoul whisperer will soon find his paranormal activities pushed to their otherworldly limits"--Container insert
Squirrel seeks chipmunk by David Sedaris( Recording )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed non-fiction author David Sedaris presents a collection of animal-themed essays
Company : original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bachelor observes the the pros and cons of marriage
The best Christmas pageant ever by Barbara Robinson( Recording )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The horrible Herdmans are the meanest kids around. They lie, steal, cuss, and smoke cigars -- even the girls. The last place anyone expected to see them is in church. So when the Herdmans storm Sunday school and take over the annual Christmas pageant, everyone braces for the worst. But no one is prepared for what really happens when the rottenest kids in the world take over the greatest story ever told. It's a pageant full of surprises for everyone, including the Herdmans themselves
Autumn in New York by Allison Burnett( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and French and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 48 years-old, Manhattan restauranteur Will Keane adores women, but has never thought seriously about marriage or commitment until he meets Charlotte Fielding. As their relationship blossoms, they both realize that this love will last a lifetime, but for Charlotte a lifetime may be much shorter than either of them is prepared to accept
Small time crooks by Woody Allen( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray is an ex-convict who is married to Frenchy, a former stripper. Ray concocts a scheme to rob a bank by digging a tunnel from a defunct pizza place next door. As a cover, Frenchy opens a cookie shop in the storefront while Ray digs in the back. Ray's burglary is a failure, but Frenchy's cookies are a rousing success, and within a year the store has spawned a nationwide franchise that makes both rich. However, while Ray wants to move to Miami and bask in the sun, nouveau riche Frenchy now aspires to join high society, with posh art dealer David as her guide
The best Halloween ever by Barbara Robinson( Recording )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Herdmans plus Halloween have always spelled disaster. Every year, these six kids, the worst in the history of Woodrow Wilson School and possibly even the world, wreak havoc on the whole town. They steal candy, spray-paint kids, and take anything that's not nailed down. Now the mayor has had it. He's decided to cancel Halloween. There won't be any Herdmans to contend with this year, but there won't be any candy, either. And what's Halloween without candy? And without trick-or-treating? The Herdmans manage to turn the worst Halloween ever into the best Halloween ever in this uproarious sequel to the best Christmas Pageant ever
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary follows the preparations for a concert performance of composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim's 1971 musical "Follies". Ranging from the rehearsal rooms to backstage at the two sold-out performances, it concludes with musical excerpts from the concert. The concerts were produced by Thomas Z. Shepard & directed by Herbert Ross, at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York City
September by Woody Allen( Visual )

46 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During late September, in Vermont, a group of people gather for a quiet week-end. But by the end of the week-end their hopes, dreams and fears are exposed, and the thin threads that hold their lives together are bared and begin to unravel. They pick up the pieces and make a new start
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elaine Stritch : shoot me( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ferocious, funny, and poignant portrait of the one-of-a-kind Broadway legend still belting out Sondheim numbers at age 87, the documentary tribute showcases the brash, uncompromising Tony and Emmy winner both on stage and off. The film captures her immeasurable charm, acerbic wit, and impressive accomplishments with candid footage and interviews with friends and collaborators, including Sondheim, Tina Fey, and Nathan Lane
Krippendorf's tribe( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Krippendorf, is an anthropologist and a single dad trying to raise three kids and he's having a tough time of it. For the past two years, he's been living off a proxmire foundation grant to study an "undiscovered" tribe in New Guinea. Word comes that his lecture is due, but he's not ready. There is no tribe. and he's spent all the money rearing his dysfunctional children. As he bluffs his way through his presentation, he's shocked when informed that his grant requires documentation - 16mm movies of these unknown natives he claims he's discovered. Out of desperation, Krippendorf uses the most primitive group he knows as a model - his own family - and calls them the Shelmikedmu, named after his kids: Shelly, Mickey and Edmund. Desperately, he begs his children for help in concocting a scheme involving this fictional tribe. Now his dysfunctional family becomes a working family by becoming primitive - Krippenforf's tribe
The best school year ever by Barbara Robinson( Recording )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The six horrible Herdmans, the worst kids in the history of the world, cause mayhem throughout the school year
Elaine Stritch at Liberty from the Old Vic Theatre, London by Elaine Stritch( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career spanning more than 50 years, Elaine Stritch is one of Broadway's Grand Dames. Now, at age 77, she is as dynamic as ever, giving an astonishing one-woman performance. In a series of vignettes, punctuated by songs from the shows in which she starred, she tells stories of her career, ranging from the hilarious to the deeply moving
Show boat world premiere cast recording by Jerome Kern( Recording )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goldilocks original Broadway cast by Leroy Anderson( Recording )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original Broadway cast Don Ameche
On your toes by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1997 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old Broadway favorite On Your Toes brings out the original cast to give a special revival performance
A farewell to arms by Frank Borzage( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el invierno de 1917, un conductor de ambulancia americano (Rock Hudson), se enrola en el ejército italiano y resulta herido en combate. Una joven enfermera (Jennifer Jones) lo cuida y le devuelve gradualmente la salud. Enamorados, intentan escapar de los horrores de la guerra huyendo a Suiza en busca de paz y felicidad, pero el destino se encargará de torcer sus planes. Esta conmovedora y trágica historia de amor, basada en la famosa novela homónima de Ernest Hemingway cobra vida en la gran pantalla gracias a una espectacular producción de David O. Selznick (productor de Lo que el viento se llevó) con impresionantes secuencias de acción
Life upon the wicked stage Ruby Dee, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Elaine Stritch and Inga Swenson, 1965( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four actresses elaborate on the motivation and preparation needed for an acting career, as well as the tribulations an actress may face
My favorite Broadway the leading ladies( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variety of female vocalists perform music from their favorite Broadway musicals in front of a live audience at Carnagie Hall
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Alternative Names
Elaine Strich

Elaine Stritch actrice américaine

Elaine Stritch actriz estadounidense

Elaine Stritch Amerikaans acteur

Elaine Stritch Amerikaans actrice

Elaine Stritch amerikansk sångare och skådespelare

Elaine Stritch amerikansk sanger og skuespiller

Elaine Stritch amerikansk songar og skodespelar

Elaine Stritch attrice e cantante statunitense

Elaine Stritch US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Strich, Elaine 1925-2014

Стритч, Элейн

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