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Comden, Betty

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

159 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,006 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 )

58 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,845 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 4 languages and held by 1,646 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( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1928, a 10-year-old boy goes to live with his eccentric, sophisticated Auntie Mame--a lady who throws a party for any occasion or nonoccasion that comes to mind. He grows up and brings home his fiancée and her parents, and Mame finds them banal
The band wagon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

48 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,306 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 )

18 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their first film together in a decade, Fred and Ginger play a bickering show biz couple; Fred is a driven dancer while Ginger would like to give up the dancing act for stage dramas
Bells are ringing by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Undetermined 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
Wonderful town by Leonard Bernstein( )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wonderful town : [original cast album] by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

35 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

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

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan by J. M Barrie( Recording )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 596 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 )

27 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and German and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's always fair weather by Stanley Donen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 559 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 )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video directed by Thomas Z. Shepard is a concert performance of Sondheim's musical 'Follies.'
Bells are ringing by Jule Styne( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libretto and lyrics of the musical play
What's new at the zoo? by Betty Comden( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 485 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 )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 attrice teatrale, sceneggiatrice e commediografa statunitense

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

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On the townAuntie MameThe band wagonThe Barkleys of BroadwayIt's always fair weatherWhat's new at the zoo?Bells are ringing : a musical play