Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
Most widely held works by Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
The American Shakespeare Festival : the birth of a theatre by John Houseman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Europe's homeless millions by Fred K Hoehler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
The story of Louis de Rochemont's Windjammer : including The school of the sea and Sailing a square-rigger by Captain Alan Villiers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
The odd couple ( Book )
4 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Saint Subber presents George Gobel, Phil Foster in Neil Simon's comedy hit "The Odd Couple," with Mark Dawson, Gloria Bleezarde, Thomas Ruisinger, Carmine Caridi, Laura May Lewis, Walt Wanderman, directed by Harvey Medlinsky, scenery by Oliver Smith, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, costumes by Ann Roth, original production directed by Mike Nichols.
The living arts of Asia by Asia Society ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Come blow your horn ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
National Theatre, William Hammerstein and Michael Ellis present Keefe Brasselle, Fred Clark, Benay Venuta, in "Come Blow Your Horn," a comedy by Neil Simon, with Dran Seitz, Anthony Roberts, Janis Hansen, directed by Stanley Prager, setting and lighting by Ralph Alswang, costumes by Stanley Simmons.
Fiddler on the roof ( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Harold Prince presents Paul Lipson in "Fiddler On the Roof," based on Sholom Aleichem's Stories, also starring Mimi Randolph, book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, with Merwin Goldsmith, Susan Lehman, Peter Marklin, Virgil Curry, Jennie Ventriss, Barbara Coggin, Marsha Meyers, Fyv Finkel, Baruch Lumet, James Hobson, Clarence Hoffman, Maurice Brenner, Ross DiVito, James McDonald, entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins. Setttings by Boris Aronson, costumes by Patricia Zipprodt, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, orchestrations by Don Walker, musical director Herbert Schutz, dance music arranged by Betty Walberg, vocal arrangements by Milton Greene, production stage manager, Ruth Mitchell.
Come into the garden Maud ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Queen's Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W.1., licensed by the Lord Chamberlain to Prince Littler, general manager Frederick Carter, H.M. Tennent Ltd. presents Lilli Palmer, Irene Worth, Noël Coward in "Shadows Of The Evening," a play in one act. "Come Into The Garden Maud," a comedy in one act, each play written by Noël Coward, with Sean Barrett, directed by Vivian Matalon, setting by Brian Currah, dresses by Molyneux-Paris, lighting by Joe Davis.
Man of La Mancha ( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, Alton Wilkes presents Alan Jones in "Man of La Mancha," written by Dale Wasserman, music by Mitch Leigh, lyrics by Joe Darion, also starring Gerrianne Raphael and Edmond Varrato, with Rowan Tudor, Taylor Reed, Leon Shaw, Louise Armstrong, Anthony de Vecchi, John Ferrante, Marcia O'Brien, Farid Farah, Ron Capozzoli, Andy Hostettler, Chet D'Elia, Joel Tropper, entire production staged by Anthony de Vecchi, original choreography by Jack Cole, settings and lighting by Howard Bay, costumes by Howard Bay and Patton Campbell, dance arrangements by Neil Warner, musical arrangements by Music Makers, Inc., musical direction Joseph Klein, original production staged by Albert Marre, original produced by Albert W. Selden and Hal James.
Hamlet ( Book )
15 editions published between 1930 and 1971 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," in a translation by Robert Panara and Leonard Siger, presented by the Gallaudet College Dramatics Club, director George Detmold, stage manager Gilbert Eastman, business manager Ronald Sutcliffe, publicity manager Agnes Dunn, costumes by Edith Hill, reader Leonard Siger.
The Beggar's opera ( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The Little Theatre of Alexandria presents "The Beggar's Opera," John Gay, produced by Joseph Carroll, directed by James McKnight, set and lighting design by Richard Lusher, costumes by Linda Whitton.
Death of a salesman ( Book )
7 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Morosco Theatre, Kermit Bloomgarden and Walter Fried present Elia Kazan's production of "Death of a Salesman," a new play by Arthur Miller, directed by Elia Kazan, with Lee J. Cobb, Arthur Kennedy, Mildred Dunnock, Howard Smith, Thomas Chalmers, Cameron Mitchell, Alan Hewitt, setting and lighting by Jo Mielziner, incidental music composed by Alex North, costumes by Julia Sze.
As you like it ( Book )
6 editions published between 1950 and 1974 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
New York Shakespeare Festival, produced by Joseph Papp in cooperation with the city of New York, presents William Shakespeare's "As You Like It," directed by Gerald Freedman, scenery and lighting by Ming Cho Lee, costumes by Theoni V. Aldredge, songs and music by John Morris, choreography by Donald McKayle.
Comedy of errors ( Book )
6 editions published between 1941 and 1975 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
American Shakespeare Feastival Theatre, "Comedy of Errors," directed by Douglas Seale, scenery and costumes by Will Steven Armstong, lighting by Tharon Musser, music by Herman Chessid.
South Pacific ( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The American Light Opera Company presents "South Pacific," music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan, adapted from James A. Michener's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "Tales of the South Pacific," produced by James B. Ueberhorst, executive producer James Thornton Hall, staged and directed by Donn B. Murphy, musical direction by John McCreary, choreography by Mary Ellen Guinn, scenery designed by Donn B. Murphy, costumes designed by Gene Barth, lighting designed by Charles Peckham.
The Mikado ( Book )
23 editions published between 1899 and 1968 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito managing director, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Opera Company in a season of Gilbert and Sullivan, presented by Bridget D'Oyly Carte program "The Mikado," or The Town of Titipu, written by W.S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan. Orchestra under the direction of Isidore Godfrey, scenery designed by Peter Goffin, costumes designed by Charles Ricketts.
Oklahoma ( Book )
17 editions published between 1945 and 1969 in English and Danish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito managing director, Rogers [i.e. Rodgers] and Hammerstein present "Oklahoma!," a musical play based on "Green Grow the Lilacs" by Lynn Riggs, music by Richard Rodgers, book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein 2nd, production directed by Rouben Mamoulian, dances by Agnes de Mille, settings by Lemuel Ayers, costumes by Miles White, production reproduced by Jerome Whyte, orchestrations by Robert Russell Bennett, orchestra directed by Peter Laurini, originally presented by the Theatre Guild.
Swan lake ( Book )
22 editions published between 1941 and 1973 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Summer Ballet Festival "Ballet Under the Stars," the San Carlo Opera Company, Fortune Gallo, managing director presents the "Original Ballet Russe," Col. W. de Basil, director general, Bronislava Nijinska, maitre-de-ballet, David Lichine, choreographer, Alexander Smallens, conductor, Serge Grigorieff, regisseur-general, Victor Andoga, associate artistic director, Vsevolod Grigorieff, general secretary, Alexander Philippoff, executive manager, I. "The Swan Lake," (Le Lac des Cygnes), choreographic poem in one act, music by Tchaikovsky, choreography after M. Petipa, costumes by C. Korovine.
The pirates of Penzance ( Book )
16 editions published between 1936 and 1976 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
National Theatre, Louis A. Lotito, managing director, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Trust, Ltd. presents under the management of S. Hurok the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company direct from the Savoy Theatre in London under the supervision of Bridget D'Oyly Carte in Gilbert and Sullivan Operas musical director Isidore Godfrey, director of productions Herbert Newby. "The Pirates of Penzance, or, The Slave of Duty," written by W.S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan, conducted by James Walker, settings designed by Peter Goffin, scenery painted by Messers. Harker, Holman and Bravery Ltd.
H.M.S. Pinafore ( Book )
14 editions published between 1936 and 1976 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Washington Performing Arts Society, Todd Duncan, president, Patrick Hayes, managing director and S. Hurok present "The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company," in a repertory of Gilbert and Sullivan direct from the Savoy Theatre, London, under the personal supervision of Bridget D'Oyly Carte, musical director: James Walker, associate conductor and chorus master: William Cowley, director of production Herbert Newby. The performance is under the Honorary Patronage of H.E. The Ambassador of Great Britain and Lady Dean and for the benefit of the Washington Chapter, National Society of Arts and Letters. "H.M.S. Pinafore," (or the Lass that Loved a Sailor), written by W.S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan, conductor: James Walker, settings and costumes designed by Peter Goffin, back cloth designed and painted by Joseph and Phil Harker.
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