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Wolfe, George C.

Works: 208 works in 356 publications in 4 languages and 9,312 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  Comedy films  Live sound recordings  Original cast recordings  History  Musical settings  Television adaptations  Interviews  Televised plays 
Roles: Director, Author, Librettist, Interviewee, Lyricist, fmd, Actor, Producer, Performer, Speaker, Adapter, Restager , Commentator, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by George C Wolfe
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

35 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adrienne Willis is a woman with her life in chaos. She retreats to the small coastal town in the Outer Banks where she hopes to find the tranquility she so desperately needs. She has a wayward husband who has asked to come home and a teen-aged daughter who resents her every decision. Upon arrival, a major storm is forecast and a guest named Dr. Paul Flanner arrives. Paul is the only guest at the inn, and he is facing his own crisis of conscience. With the storm closing in, the two turn to each other for comfort, and in one magical weekend, set in motion a life-changing romance that will resonate throughout the rest of their lives
Bring in 'da noise, bring in 'da funk : original Broadway cast by Daryl Waters( )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lackawanna blues( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives. Based on Ruben Santiago-Hudson's autobiographical play about his relationship with his guardian Rachel Crosby, set in 1950's and 1960's Lackawanna, New York. After the separation of his parents, young Ruben, a part-black, part-Hispanic child, is sent to live in a small-scale boarding house run by the kind-hearted "Nanny" Crosby and her younger husband Bill
The colored museum by George C Wolfe( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Colored Museum has electrified, discomforted, and delighted audiences of all colors, redefining our ideas of what it means to be black in contemporary America. Its eleven "exhibits" undermine black stereotypes old and new, and return to the facts of what being black means." -- Provided by publisher
You're not you by Shana Feste( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an accomplished pianist is diagnosed with the devastating and incurable disease ALS, she hires a directionless young woman who becomes her full-time caregiver. Complete opposites, the strangers form a life changing bond inspiring each other to live life to fullest, while being brought together by the most challenging of circumstances
Fires in the mirror : Crown Heights, Brooklyn, and other identities( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Aug. 19, 1991, in Crown Heights (Brooklyn, N.Y.), a Hasidic man accidentally ran over a 7-year old Black boy (Gavin Cato). Three hours later a young Jewish scholar (Yankel Rosenbaum) was murdered by Black youths. Four days of fire-bombing and riots ensued. Utilizing verbatim excerpts from interviews she conducted, Anna Deavere Smith acts out the roles of 18 people involved in the racial conflict, trying to present the differing viewpoints. Includes actual film footage of the riots and violence
Jelly's last jam( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the life of Jelly Roll Morton, pianist, composer, and self-proclaimed inventor of jazz
Spunk : three tales by Chic Street Man( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and English, Old and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild party by Michael John LaChiusa( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jelly's last jam : vocal selections by Jelly Roll Morton( )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two by George C. Wolfe : the colored museum & Spunk : three tales by Zora Neale Hurston adapted by George C. Wolfe by George C Wolfe( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garden State by Zach Braff( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew is a moderately successful TV actor living in Los Angeles. He hasn't been home to the Garden State in nine years. Even the 3,000 miles has not seperated him from the domineering father Andrew left. Stunned to find himself home for his mother's funeral, "Large" finds old acquaintances around every corner, even as he does his best to avoid the inevitable confrontation with his father. By a twist of fate Large meets Sam, a girl who is everything he isn't. Her warmth and fearlessness gives Large the courage to open his heart to the joy and pain that is life
Fires in the mirror( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits based on verbatim interviews about the racial turmoil in Crown Heights, Brooklyn in 1991
Two by George C Wolfe( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George C. Wolfe's Harlem song : original Apollo Theater cast recording by Zane Mark( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild party by Michael John LaChiusa( )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signature( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on George C. Wolfe, playwright, director, and artistic director of the Public Theater. Includes discussion of several of his major works as writer and/or director, as well as interviews with Wolfe and many of his friends, colleagues, and family members
The Nicholas Sparks film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notebook: A wealthy young woman must choose between true love and a match her parents approve of
[George Wolfe]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George C. Wolfe, noted Afro-American playwright and theatrical director, is interviewed by Edwin Wilson of the Graduate School of the City University of New York
Invitation to the party : building bridges to the arts, culture, and community by Donna Walker-Kuhne( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handbook to attract and involve audiences of color for arts and cultural institutions
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Nights in Rodanthe
Alternative Names
George C. Wolfe Amerikaans filmregisseur

George C. Wolfe cinéaste américain

George C. Wolfe regista e drammaturgo statunitense

Wolf, George C.

Wolf, George C. 1954-

Wolf, George Costello 1954-

Джордж С. Вольфе

جورج سی. وولف کارگردان آمریکایی

울프, 조지 C. 1954-



The colored museumJelly's last jamSpunk : three talesJelly's last jam : vocal selectionsThe wild partyThe Nicholas Sparks film collection