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Corwin, Betty L.

Overview
Works: 1,207 works in 1,266 publications in 1 language and 1,458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television adaptations  Interviews  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Producer, Speaker, Recipient, Interviewee, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Betty L Corwin
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Most widely held works by Betty L Corwin
Women in theatre Dialogues with notable women in American theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These thirteen interviews are from a unique television series that highlights the accomplishments of women on the American stage. Hosted by Newsday theatre critic Linda Winer, the playwrights, directors, designers, producers, and performers interviewed on the programs encompass generational, disciplinary and ethnic diversity; they share their thoughts and vision, their career paths and professional choices. The interviews afford to a wider audience a unique look into the lives of some of the gifted women who create and sustain theatre in the United States
Medea by Euripides( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This play about a proud woman betrayed by the man she loves is the outstanding example of a classic tragedy that has been more successful in our time than its own
Brace up! ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wooster Group began with a small group of people in 1975, and is a constantly evolving, full-time, ongoing ensemble, and member in good standing of New York City's art avant-garde. Brace Up! is Chekhov's Three sisters on-stage, as re-imagined through the prism of the Group's developing aesthetic. An assemblage made from three performances in April, 2003. In this filmed performance, the setting incorporates close-up recordings of the performers with continuous wide-angle footage, while simultaneously those same performers are in the background
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him
The green bird ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Live performance of the play by Carlo Gozzi. Therein, a queen is locked away by her evil mother-in-law after giving birth to twins. Years later, the adopted twins search for the truth about their pasts. Performance is in the commedia dell'arte style of theatre
Richard II ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A live performance of the play Richard II, by William Shakespeare. Therein, King Richard II intercedes in a quarrel between two nobleman, with disastrous results
A Tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a modern setting, Everett Quinton relates the story of Dickens' novel in the form of a child's bedtime story
No way to treat a lady ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Company a musical comedy by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Company is a funny, sophisticated exploration of love and commitment as seen through the eyes of a charming perpetual bachelor questioning his single state and his enthusiastically married, slightly envious friends"--Container
A doll's house ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cymbeline ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Names ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical drama set in 1952, concerning the question of "naming names" of colleagues belonging to the Communist Party before the House Un-American Activities Committee. Characters based on real-life founders of the Group Theatre include John Garfield, Harold Clurman, Clifford Odets, Lee Strasberg, Luther Adler, Stella Adler, and Elia Kazan
A Huey P. Newton story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One-person show based on the life of Huey P. Newton (1942-1989), political activist and co-founder of the Black Panther Party
Strike up the band ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Damn Yankees" by Jerry Ross( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What if you could help your favorite team win the pennant? And what if you got to be the star of that team? For lifelong Washington Senators fan Joe Boyd that dream comes true when after seeing his team lose yet again, he rashly declares that he would sell his soul to the devil to see his team beat the Yankees. The Devil goes by Mr. Applegate now, and he agrees that Joe--a one-time baseball standout--will play for the Senators and help them reach the promised land. But Joe persuades Applegate to give him an escape clause, should he dislike his new identity. Applegate declares that he can back out at any time before the last game of the season--if he plays in the final game, he'll belong to the Devil. Featuring members of the original Broadway cast (Tab Hunter was not in the original cast)
Pride's Crossing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bosoms and neglect post-production discussion ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following a performance of the Signature Theater Company's revival of Bosoms and neglect, playwright John Guare answers audience questions about the play, discusses the process he followed in writing it, changes made in the 1979 text for this revival, and the nature of his collaboration with director Nicholas Martin. Mr. Martin, the play's cast, and the company's artistic director also answer audience questions about the experience
Electra ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Bête ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tempest ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A live performance of the play by William Shakespeare
 
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