WorldCat Identities

Comden, Betty

Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Betty Comden
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

170 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,029 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( Visual )

66 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,905 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 )

62 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Town: Musical Comedy in Two Acts. Book: Betty Comden and Adolph Green
Auntie Mame( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 1,343 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 )

57 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fading movie musical star Tony Hunter, down and out in Hollywood, decides to try his luck on the Broadway stage
Bells are ringing by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 836 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
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 818 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( Recording )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and German and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan original Broadway cast recording by Moose Charlap( Recording )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical selections from the musical based on J.M. Barrie's play Peter Pan. It is from the original cast starring Mary Martin
On the Twentieth Century original Broadway cast by Cy Coleman( Recording )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and German and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain by Betty Comden( Book )

23 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and German and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's always fair weather by Gene Kelly( Visual )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 538 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
Bells are ringing : original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bells are ringing : a musical play by Jule Styne( )

23 editions published between 1900 and 1967 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bells are ringing by Jule Styne( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libretto and lyrics of the musical play
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 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition 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
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video directed by Thomas Z. Shepard is a concert performance of Sondheim's musical 'Follies.'
Singin' in the rain original motion picture soundtrack by Nacio Herb Brown( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wonderful town by Leonard Bernstein( )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.14 for What's new ... to 1.00 for Personalit ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
Betty Comden Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1917-2006)

Betty Comden amerikansk manusforfattar

Betty Comden amerikansk manusförfattare

Betty Comden amerikansk manusforfatter

Betty Comden amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Betty Comden US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin, Librettistin und Schauspielerin

Cohen, Basya

Cohen, Basya 1915-2006

Cohen, Basya 1917-2006

Cohen Betty 1915-2006

Cohen, Betty 1917-2006

Cohen, Elizabeth 1915-2006

Cohen, Elizabeth 1917-2006

Cohen, Elizabeth 1919-

Cohen, Elizabeth 1919-2006

Comden and Green

Comden, B.

Comden, B. (Betty)

Comden, Bettie 1917-2006

Comden, Elizabeth 1917-2006

Kyle, Steven 1915-2006

Kyle, Steven 1917-2006 Mrs

Kyle, Steven Mrs

Kyle, Steven Mrs. 1917-2006

Бетти Комден

بتی کامدن فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

ベティ・コムデン

Languages
Covers
On the townAuntie MameThe band wagonIt's always fair weatherBells are ringing : a musical playBells are ringingWhat's new at the zoo?Wonderful town