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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 )

183 editions published between 1951 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 4,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

74 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,951 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
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

70 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,855 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
Wonderful town by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

43 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auntie Mame by Panola College( Visual )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,401 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 )

48 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hollywood song and dance man, Tony Hunter, is persuaded to star in a Broadway musical. The show is a flop at its New Haven opening but Tony takes over production and turns it into a Broadway smash hit
Candide by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

44 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Opera
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,014 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
Bells are ringing by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

19 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 819 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
Peter Pan : original Broadway cast recording by Moose Charlap( Recording )

10 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features all the music from the original cast recording of the children's classic Broadway production, Peter Pan. Includes Pirate Song; Indians; and Captain Hook's Waltz
Singin' in the rain : original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deluxe edition this classic musical soundtrack includes all of the music from the hit 1952 film along with previously unreleased material and more than a dozen original recordings of songs from earlier films that were referenced in the film
Bells are ringing : original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 688 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 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second volume of a two-volume collector's edition, The Library of America presents eight enduring masterpieces showcasing the genre's glorious mid-century flowering and and its response to the turbulent 1960s. 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 showcases eight enduring works from the genre's Golden Age: Guys and Dolls (1950) by Frank Loesser, Jo Swerling, and Abe Burrows brings Damon Runyon's gamblers and chorus girls to vivid life; The Pajama Game (1954) by George Abbott, Richard Bissell, Richard Adler, and Jerry Ross offers a lighthearted take on the relations between capital and labor; My Fair Lady (1956), Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's glittering adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion, a box-office sensation that elevated the tone of the American musical; Gypsy (1959) by Arthur Laurents, Jule Styne, and Stephen Sondheim embraces the relentless ambitions of the ultimate stage mother to frame a poignant look at the vanishing traditions of vaudeville; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1962) by Burt Shevelove, Larry Gelbart, and Stephen Sondheim, a joyously farcical romp set in ancient Rome; the heartbreaking Fiddler on the Roof (1964) by Joseph Stein, Jerry Bock, and Sheldon Harnick, based on Sholem Aleichem's haunting tales of life and changing times in a Russian shtetl; Cabaret (1966) by Joe Masteroff, John Kander, and Fred Ebb, which views a political crisis through the prism of a Weimar nightclub; and the playfully irreverent 1776 (1969) by Peter Stone and Sherman Edwards, a brilliantly drawn character study of the Founding Fathers on the eve of Independence. --Publisher description
It's always fair weather by Gene Kelly( Visual )

14 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three World War II buddies vow to reunite for old time's sake in 10 years. When they do, they discover their friendhsip has fizzled, until a hilarious day restores it
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video directed by Thomas Z. Shepard is a concert performance of Sondheim's musical 'Follies.'
Singin' in the rain by Betty Comden( Book )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and German and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's new at the zoo? by Betty Comden( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the lyrics to a song from the Broadway musical, "Do Re Mi," in which animals in an overcrowded zoo beg to be let out while accidentally stepping on one anothers trunks, quills, and toes
The Theatre Guild presents Judy Holliday in Bells are ringing by Jule Styne( Recording )

21 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
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

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On the townAuntie MameThe band wagonThe Barkleys of BroadwayIt's always fair weatherWhat's new at the zoo?Betty Comden and Adolph Green : a bio-bibliography