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Green, Adolph

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Most widely held works by Adolph Green
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

182 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as are his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish costar. Rediscover the musical masterpiece in dazzling, restored high definition, featuring an all-new documentary special feature that salutes not just the all-time favorite, but also the musical legacy of its producer, songwriter Arthur Freed
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

63 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

69 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventy years after its premiere, one of Broadway's finest musicals is brought back to life in an acclaimed production featuring a 28-piece orchestra and 30-member cast that includes Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and Megan Fairchild
Auntie Mame by Panola College( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1928, a 10-year-old boy goes to live with his eccentric, sophisticated aunt--a lady who throws a party for any occasion or nonoccasion that comes to mind
The band wagon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

46 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fading movie musical star Tony Hunter, down and out in Hollywood, decides to try his luck on the Broadway stage
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

19 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade
Wonderful town by Leonard Bernstein( )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bells are ringing by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A switchboard operator gets caught up in the personal lives of the clients of an answering service, including that of a playboy
Candide by Voltaire( Recording )

41 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this witty political satire, a gentleman plagued by misfortune clings to the belief that all is for the best. Voltaire mocks the eternal optimist philosophy of his day that proclaimed human and natural disasters part of a larger cosmic plan
Wonderful town : [original cast album] by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

36 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bells are ringing : original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Will Rogers follies : a life in revue : original Broadway cast recording by Cy Coleman( Recording )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Twentieth Century : original Broadway cast by Cy Coleman( )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan by J. M Barrie( Recording )

8 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Peter Pan, the boy who would not grow up. Peter Pan teaches Wendy and her brothers to fly to Never-Never Land, where they share some exciting adventures with Indians and pirates
Singin' in the rain by Betty Comden( Book )

34 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and German and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book adaptation of the song Singing in the rain, which celebrates the glory of clouds and rain
It's always fair weather by Gene Kelly( Visual )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three World War II buddies vow to reunite for old time's sake in 10 years. When they do they find their friendship has fizzled, until a day of tangling with romance, the fight game, the ad biz and a new medium called TV restores their bond. Highlights include a romp that uses trash-can lids as dancing shoes, Cyd Charisse routine with broken nosed boxers, and Kelly's tap dance on roller skates
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 561 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 and including interviews with the composer and cast, it concludes with musical excerpts from the concert
Bells are ringing by Jule Styne( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libretto and lyrics of the musical play
American musicals, 1927-1949 : the complete books & lyrics of eight Broadway classics( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first volume of a lavishly produced two-volume collector's edition, The Library of America presents eight enduring masterpieces charting the evolution of the musical from the groundbreaking Show Boat through the genre's glorious mid-century. Based on new research, the complete libretto of each musical is presented in its Broadway opening night version, making these beloved cultural treasures available as never before. The texts are supplemented with additional song lyrics, biographical sketches of the musicals' creators, original cast lists, detailed accounts of each show's sources and production history, textual and explanatory notes, and full-color portfolios of illustrations featuring posters and photographs from each musical's original Broadway run. This volume gathers eight landmark musicals written by an astonishing roster of talents: Show Boat (1927) by Oscar Hammerstein II and Jerome Kern, an epic work that revolutionized the musical form; As Thousands Cheer (1933) by Irving Berlin and Moss Hart--published here for the first time--a peerless example of the Broadway revue and a time capsule of the early Depression era; Pal Joey (1940) by John O'Hara, Richard Rodgers, and Lorenz Hart--in a newly restored text--with its sophisticated take on sex and ambition in a Chicago nightclub; Rodgers and Hammerstein's triumphant Oklahoma! (1943), a celebration of the American heartland that signaled a major leap forward in the development of the book musical; On the Town (1944) by Betty Comden, Adolph Green, and Leonard Bernstein, the spirited tale of three sailors enjoying an unforgettable twenty-four-hour shore leave in "New York, New York"; Finian's Rainbow (1947) by Fred Saidy, E.Y. "Yip" Harburg, and Burton Lane, an improbable fusion of Irish mythology, Jim Crow politics, and the economics of the atomic age; Kiss Me, Kate (1948) by Samuel and Bella Spewack and Cole Porter, which brushed up Shakespeare to an irreverent Broadway sheen, and won the first Tony Award for Best Musical; and South Pacific (1949) by Rodgers, Hammerstein, and Joshua Logan, a Pulitzer Prize-winning success that tapped into still-vivid emotions about the experience of World War II--Publisher description
 
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Singin' in the Rain
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Adolph Green Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1914-2002)

Adolph Green amerikansk manusforfattar

Adolph Green amerikansk manusförfattare

Adolph Green amerikansk manusforfatter

Adolph Green amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Adolph Green auteur de comédies musicales, acteur et chanteur

Adolph Green músico estadounidense

Adolph Green sceneggiatore, librettista e commediografo statunitense

Adolph Green US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Librettist und Schauspieler

Adolph Green yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Comden and Green

Green, A.

Green, A. (Adolph)

Green, Adolph

Адольф Грин

אדולף גרין

אדולף גרין מוזיקאי אמריקאי

آدولف گرین فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

アドルフ・グリーン

グリーン, アドルフ

阿道夫·格林

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On the townAuntie MameThe band wagonThe Barkleys of BroadwayIt's always fair weatherBetty Comden and Adolph Green : a bio-bibliography