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Leach, Wilford 1929-1988

Overview
Works: 96 works in 150 publications in 1 language and 1,522 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Stories, plots, etc  Interviews  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  History  Musicals 
Roles: Director, Librettist, Interviewee, Recipient, Adapter, Designer, Performer, Honoree
Classifications: M1500.S92, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Wilford Leach
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 1982 filmed version of Joseph Papp's hit revival of Gilbert and Sullivan's musical comedy about pirate life
MaMa's pushcart : Ellen Stewart and 25 years of La MaMa E.T.C. ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With virtually no financial resources, Ellen Stewart created the La Mama theater in New York in 1961, where writers and actors such as Sam Shepard, Elizabeth Swados, and Harvey Fierstein found both encouragement and a home for their work. Includes footage from the early days, interviews and brief excerpts from some of the theater works. Stewart also talks about her experiences as a "colored" working at Saks Fifth Avenue between 1950 and 1957
The wedding party ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie anticipates a happy new life with Josephine, but soon realizes that marriage won't be quite what he had in mind. After being confronted with countless responsibilities, restrictions, and a bride that is mapping out the rest of his life, Charlie develops an extreme case of wedding day jitters
Carmilla a vampire tale by Ben Johnston ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmilla : a vampire tale : 1970 by Ben Johnston ( )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mystery of Edwin Drood rehearsal by Rupert Holmes ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gertrude Stein and the modern theatre by Wilford Leach ( Book )
3 editions published between 1956 and 1978 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gilbert & Sullivan's The pirates of Penzance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frederic has been apprenticed to a pirate crew by mistake and when his term finishes he attempts to bring them to justice
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First work recorded February, March, 1929; Second work recorded September, 1933
Henry V [live cues and outtakes] by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working in the theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Panelists discuss the importance between the playwright and the director in the theater. Panelists include Arvin Brown, Howard Fast, Susan Gregg, Israel Horovitz, Wilford Leach, Leslie Lee, John Pielmeier, and Jim Simpson
[Kiss me Petruchio] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pirates of Penzance (motion picture) rough cut ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Producer Edward R. Pressman's rough cut of the movie version of The pirates of Penzance. The completed film was released by Universal Pictures in 1983
[The making of the pirates of Penzance] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary on the making of the 1983 movie The pirates of Penzance. Provides a behind-the-scenes look at the film's creation featuring interviews with cast members Kevin Kline, Angela Lansbury, Linda Ronstadt, Rex Smith and George Rose; director Wilford Leach, choreographer Graciela Daniele; musical director William Elliott and producer Joseph Papp. The documentary lacks narration intended for its opening sequences
Kiss me, Petruchio ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A backstage look at the New York Shakespeare Festival production of William Shakespeare's The taming of the Shrew, which ran at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park during the summer of 1978. Features performance footage and interviews with stars Meryl Streep and Raul Julia, as well as an introduction by producer Joseph Papp and audience commentary
The human comedy [sound effects] by William Saroyan ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The human comedy [Act 2 show log] by William Saroyan ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mystery of Edwin Drood ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unedited footage from the Broadway musical The mystery of Edwin Drood, which played in New York from Nov. 1985 to May 1987
Kiss me Petruchio ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Delacorte Theater in New York's Central Park is the setting for a spirited performance of Shakespeare's Taming of the shrew.The film intercuts filmed segments of the play with backstage interviews and audience reactions. Raul Julia and Meryl Streep who play Petruchio and Katherine discuss the relevance of this 400-year-old play to today's audience
The mystery of Edwin Drood. songs by Rupert Holmes ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Leach, Carson Wilford, 1929-1988
Languages
English (74)