WorldCat Identities

Allen, Debbie 1950-

Overview
Works: 76 works in 210 publications in 6 languages and 9,272 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Made-for-TV movies  Romances  Comedy films  History 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Performer, Author, Singer, Dancer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Debbie Allen
 
Most widely held works by Debbie Allen
Fame by Alan Parker( Visual )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passions will be tested and young hearts will be broken. Ultimately, talent, dedication and hard work will triumph. Centers around a group of dancers, singers, musicians and actors at the New York City High School of Performing Arts, and their spirited drive to live out their dreams of stardom. In an incredibly competitive atmosphere, each student must shine amidst the tumult of school work, deep friendships, budding romance and self-discovery
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

44 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Alice at the palace( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An entertaining and shrewdly conceived retelling of the Carroll classics with all of the beloved characters given a unique twist by the witty and charming performances of an accomplished theatrical ensemble
That's so Raven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't miss a hilarious minute of the madness in volume 4 as Raven makes over her career when she charms her way into a dream internship. But her glamorous boss is more than she bargained for, and Raven's future is at risk
Quantum leap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Sam Beckett leaps from one exciting identity and time to another, still chasing his dream to return to the present, and desperately hoping that time is on his side. Sam's a Navy Seal, a beauty pageant contestant, a bounty hunter, and a rock star. He even voyages to his 16-year-old self, exploring his family's history and striving to change their tragic past
The old settler( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two middle-aged sisters, Elizabeth and Quilly (played by real-life siblings Phylicia Rashad and Debbie Allen), who share an apartment in Harlem in 1943. The sisters quarrel amiably, but they share a wounded history that becomes revealed as the tale unfolds
Quantum leap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a presidential assassin to his own great grandfather to the King of Rock 'n' Roll, it's up to Sam to change history for the better and get one step closer to his final mission
The films of Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steven Spielberg talks about his films and the making of them, provides a brief autobiographical introduction of how he got started in his career, and follows with film reminiscences giving insights about the production, the casting process, studios, the industry and experiences with collaborators
Amistad : "give us free" : a celebration of the film by Steven Spielberg by Steven Spielberg( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents photographs, quotes, and essays from the film
Fame( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame follows students at New York's School of the Arts as they pursue their dreams in the performing arts
All about you( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicole Taylor (Renée Elise Goldsberry) postpones law school to be with Robbie (Adam Lazarre-White), the love of her life. Ambitious, successful and irresistible, he is everything she wants. until she realizes his future plans don't include her. Deciding to move on Nicole relocates to San Francisco and moves in with her best friend Lisa (LisaRaye). Nicole is caught by surprise when Lisa sublets her room to Brian (Terron Brooks), Robbie's estranged brother. Forced to share living and work spaces with Brian, Nicole discovers they have a lot in common. As their attraction for each other grows, they are forced to deal with their painful pasts and open themselves to another chance at love
Fame( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame follows students as they pursue their dreams in the performing arts
A different world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of students at a historically black university struggle to make it through college
Gwen Verdon as Sweet Charity by Cy Coleman( Recording )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex in Wonderland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by Alice in Wonderland, this musical tells the story of a boy, Alex, who falls asleep while doing his homework and wakes up in a magical wonderland. He is taken on a journey through Wonderland by his fairy Godmother along with a few other characters, bringing back memories of age-old stories with a modern day point of view
Jo Jo Dancer, your life is calling by Richard Pryor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jo Jo Dancer, a well-known comedian, buckles under the pressures of success and suffers a life-threatening accident. Forced to examine his life, the film follows Jo Jo's compelling past through four decades
Broadway theatre archive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first set of Broadway Theatre Archives Great Performances includes the superb 1966 television adaptation by Arthur Miller of his Pulitzer Prize-winning modern tragedy, Death of a Salesman; Alice at the Palace, a "music hall" version of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland; Uncommon Women and Others, Wendy Wasserstein's play about Mount Holyoke graduates at a reunion assessing whether they have achieved their goals; and For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide, a "choreopoem" illuminating the story and struggle of black women in America in song, poetry, and dance
Tournament of dreams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coming-of-age story that explores the unique struggles of a group of young female athletes, and the struggles their coach and mentors go through to save their high school's basketball program
Out of sync( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con DJ is forced to become the eyes and ears for a police officer who is after the man who owns the club where he works
 
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Alternative Names
Allen Deborah 1950-....

Allen, Deborrah Kaye 1950-

Allen Debra 1950-....

Debbie Allen actrice américaine

Debbie Allen Amerikaans acteur

Debbie Allen amerykańska reżyserka, aktorka i producentka filmowa

Debbie Allen attrice, coreografa e regista statunitense

Debbie Allen US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Дебби Аллен

דבי אלן

دبی آلن تهیه‌کننده، طراح رقص، بازیگر، رقاص، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ڈیبی ایلن

데비 앨런

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AmistadRoots, the next generationsThe old settlerQuantum leapAmistad : "give us free" : a celebration of the film by Steven SpielbergFame