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Laurents, Arthur

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West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

31 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 3,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
Rope by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

76 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,644 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 and returns later to discover not only the body, but also how his own academic theories had been twisted to provide the motivation for the grotesque murder. 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
The way we were by Sidney Polack( Visual )

34 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome, former star athlete and an attractive defender of radical causes meet by accident eight years after college and fall in love. Their marriage of opposites is strained by seemingly inevitable conflicts and finally reaches a painful end
West Side story : a musical by Leonard Bernstein( Book )

52 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,358 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
West Side story by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

90 editions published between 1957 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,289 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 Burton D Fisher( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

University Theatre, the San Juan Drama Festival, Barry B. Yellen, managing director, Lehman Engel, musical director presents Carol Taylor, Frank Green, Rita Tanno, in "West Side Story," based on a conception of Jerome Robbins, book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, production staged by John O'Shaughnessy, original choreography re-created by Tom Abbott, with Ronn Cummins, Vic Vallaro, Jaime Sánchez, Lonnie Davis, Vince Baggetta, John Mineo, Robbin Miller, Joel Craig, Margo DeBarr, Dave Starr, Michael Sargeant, Steve Ross and Joe E. Marks, production designed by Jack Bates, technical director Bert Breazeale, assistant musical director Oscar Kosarin, lighting by John Fiorello, production stage manager William Weaver
West Side story : original Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original Broadway cast recording of the story of gang warfare in New York's upper West Side
Gypsy by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

17 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of burlesque star Gypsy Rose Lee, her rise to stardom from vaudeville and her volatile relationship with her ambitious mother
Ten great musicals of the American theatre by Stanley Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 800 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 )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1994 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anastasia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 664 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 )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Empire Theatre, Robert Whitehead and Walter Fried present Shirley Booth in "The Time of the Cuckoo," by Arthur Laurents, with Dino DiLuca, Geraldine Brooks, Lydia St. Clair, Donald Murphy, directed by Harold Clurman, setting and lighting by Ben Edwards, costumes by Helene Pons
The Best short plays( )

in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West Side story by Leonard Bernstein( )

56 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Revised vocal selections. Includes all new, re-edited engravings, with 5 additional songs never before available outside the vocal score, extensive photo pages from the original 1957 Broadway production, plot synopsis, historical facts, biographies."--Page four of cover
Anyone can whistle by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A] small town faced with bankruptcy creates a fake miracle... to attract a tourist market and become solvent again. However, the plan is jeopardized when 49 patients from a local mental hospital, the Cookie Jar, accidentally escape and mingle with the tourists. In order to separate the sane from the insane, the Mayoress and her town councl solicit the help of a visiting physician, Dr. Hopgood, who cleverly manages to create two separate groups, although no one can actually tell which is which"--P. 7 of insert
Gypsy by Jule Styne( )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clearing in the woods; a play by Arthur Laurents( Book )

6 editions published between 1952 and 1957 in English and held by 528 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 )

22 editions published between 1977 and 2018 in English and held by 505 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 )

24 editions published between 1941 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart
West Side story by Robert Wise( Visual )

140 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
 
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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 dramaturge, scénariste et metteur en scène

Arthur Laurents scrittore, librettista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Arthur Laurents US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Drehbuchautor und Regisseur

Laurents A.

Laurents, Arthur 1917-2011

Laurents, Arthur 1918-

Laurents, Arthur 1918-2011

Laurents, Arthur Levine 1918-2011

Артур Лорентс

Лоуренц А.

ארתור לורנץ

آرتور لارنس

로렌츠, 아더 1918-2011

로렌츠, 아서 1918-2011

아서 로렌츠

アーサー・ローレンツ

ローレンツ, アーサー

亞瑟·勞倫斯

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