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Laurents, Arthur

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Most widely held works by Arthur Laurents
West Side story original Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

114 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hayley Westenra and Vittorio Grigolo sing songs from the musical "West Side Story," including "Jet Songs," "America," "A Boy Like That," and more
West Side story by Robert Wise( Visual )

46 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A love affair is fated for tragedy amidst the vicious rivalry of two street gangs- the Jets and the Sharks. When Jets member Tony falls for Maria, the sister of the Sharks leader, it's more than these two warring gangs can handle. And as mounting tensions rise, a battle to the death ensues and innocent blood is shed in a heartbreaking finale."--Container
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

80 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends strangle a college classmate and then proceed to invite his family and friends to dinner after they stuff the body inside a trunk to be used for the dining table. One of the guests, their teacher, suspects foul play. Based on the real-life Leopold-Loeb murder, Hitchcock's study of total mise-en-scene construction was shot entirely on a single sound stage
West Side story : a musical by Leonard Bernstein( Book )

47 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The feud between two New York teenage gangs abruptly ends the brief happiness shared by Maria, a Puerto Rican girl, and Tony, a member of the Jets. In his attempt to defend a fellow Jet, Tony kills Maria's brother and shortly thereafter is killed by Maria's rejected fiancé
The way we were by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liefdesverhaal dat zich afspeelt tussen 1937 en 1960, over het huwelijk van een politiek activiste en haar echtgenoot, een nonchalante playboy
Gypsy original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( Recording )

19 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of strip-teaser Gypsy Rose Lee and her ambitious stage mother
Gypsy by Jule Styne( Visual )

37 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mama Rose lives to see her daughter, June, succeed on Broadway by way of Vaudeville
Anastasia by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expatriate White Russian general sets in motion a grand hoax after he meets a destitute woman on the banks of the Seine River in Paris. He is amazed at her resemblance to Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas of Russia, rumored to have somehow survived the Bolsheviks' execution of the Romanoff family in 1918. He trains her to impersonate the missing princess but soon begins to feel she may be the real Anastasia. Ultimately, the truth can only be decided by one person--Anastasia's grandmother, the Dowager Empress
The time of the cuckoo : a comedy by Arthur Laurents( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 1983 in English and Japanese and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Leona Samish, a single American woman of a 'certain age' takes a long-planned European vacation from her job as a secretary and finds herself in a pensione in Venice, Italy. At a street market, she meets the handsome proprietor Renato DiRossi, entering into a casual flirtation which turns into an affair. Her complacency is jolted when she discovers he is married, has several children and is quite happy with the arrangement as is. Long-dormant frustrations and anger come to the surface as Leona faces the harsh reality of this new found infatuation and her own romantic notions of love."--From publisher's website
Ten great musicals of the American theatre by Stanley Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the librettos: Of thee I sing, Porgy and Bess, One touch of Venus, Brigadoon, Kiss me Kate, West Side story, Gypsy, Fiddler on the roof, 1776, and Company
Gypsy; a musical suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee by Jule Styne( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Shubert Theatre], David Merrick and Leland Hayward present Ethel Merman in "Gypsy," a musical fable, book by Arthur Laurents, music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee, with Jack Klugman, Sandra Church, Carole D'Andrea, Maria Karnilova, Paul Wallace, Mort Marshall, Jacqueline Mayro, Karen Moore, Loney Lewis, Peg Murry, settings and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes by Raoul Pene Du Bois, entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins, musical direction by Milton Rosenstock, orchestrations by Sid Ramin with Robert Ginzler, dance music arranged by John Kander, additional dance music by Betty Walberg, hair styles by Ernest Adler
Anyone can whistle by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gypsy by Jule Styne( )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West Side story by Leonard Bernstein( )

55 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocal selections from "West Side Story"; based upon the stage play produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince
A clearing in the woods; a play by Arthur Laurents( Book )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1957 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasy in two acts, about a neurotic woman and three of her former selves who reappear to guide her in a crisis
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends who started in ballet are reunited after many years; one is now a star ballerina, the other a Midwestern housewife/dance teacher whose daughter is embarking on her own ballet career
The way we were by Arthur Laurents( Book )

20 editions published between 1941 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart
Invitation to a march; a new comedy by Arthur Laurents( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whimsical play with Long Island setting
Gypsy the new Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernadette Peters is a surprising gem in the main role as Mama Rose, Tammy Blanchard convincingly blooms into the famous Gypsy Rose Lee, and the rest of the cast and crew shine on their own merit in this revival of a Broadway classic
West Side story by Burton D Fisher( Book )

53 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... this electrifying musical sets the ageless tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of gang warfare in the slums of 1950s' New York." [box cover note]
 
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Arthur Laurents Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1917-2011)

Arthur Laurents amerikansk manusforfattar

Arthur Laurents amerikansk manusförfattare

Arthur Laurents amerikansk manusforfatter

Arthur Laurents amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Arthur Laurents scrittore, librettista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Arthur Laurents US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Drehbuchautor und Regisseur

Laurents, Arthur, 1917-2011

Laurents, Arthur, 1918-

Laurents, Arthur, 1918-2011

Laurents, Arthur Levine 1918-2011

Артур Лорентс

Лорентс, Артур

로렌츠, 아더 1918-2011

로렌츠, 아서 1918-2011

ローレンツ, アーサー

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