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Loewenberg, Susan Albert

Overview
Works: 169 works in 304 publications in 1 language and 5,619 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Radio plays  Domestic drama  Radio adaptations  Live sound recordings  History  Fiction  Radio programs  Historical drama  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Director, Performer
Classifications: PR5818, 812.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Susan Albert Loewenberg
Norman Corwin's The rivalry by Norman Corwin( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Academy Award nominees Paul Giamatti and David Strathairn star in Norman Corwin's electrifying dramatization of the history-making Lincoln-Douglas debates. This fierce rivalry between rising legislator Abraham Lincoln and incumbent Senator Stephen A. Douglas tackled some of the day's most passionate and controversial issues -- above all, those of slavery and the American concept of freedom. As seen through the eyes of Douglas' young wife Adele (Lily Rabe), the play illuminates two of the most charismatic politicians of any era"--Container
A raisin in the sun by Lorraine Hansberry( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s Chicago, three generations of Youngers live in a run-down apartment. As these black Americans struggle to overcome a variety of challenges, hope suddenly looms on the horizon. The family's matriarch is poised to receive insurance money from her husband's death
8 by Dustin Lance Black( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses actual court transcripts and first-hand interviews to bring to life the landmark federal trial challenging Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment that eliminated the rights of same-sex couples to marry in the state of California
Chavez Ravine by Culture Clash (Comedy troupe)( Recording )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of Chavez Ravine, the immigrant community that once existed on the site that is now Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles
The Watts Towers project by Roger Guenveur Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Watts Towers are a steel and mortar monument to one man's spirit, ingenuity and determination in South Central Los Angeles. Smith was inspired by the towers, which were buil over a period of 33 years by Simon Rodia, an Italian immigrant, whose singular vision has held steadfast over earthquakes, riots, and civic indifference"--Container
Taking flight by Adriana Sevahn Nichols( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deeply compelling, truly funny, and sexy tale that is a celebration of life and the power of forgiveness. Adriana Sevan's story centers around the friendship between herself and her best friend Rhonda as their lives are forever changed by the events of September 11th. In a tour-de-force performance, Sevan brings to life the search for the goddess within, while trying to save the life of her friend. Laugh, cry, and cheer for her as she discovers why "the heart is the strongest muscle in the body."
A view from the bridge by Arthur Miller( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian-American immigrant life in the 1950's textures this searing drama of love and revenge. Longshoreman Eddie Carbone is devoted to his wife, Beatrice and to his niece, Catherine. When Beatrice's impoverished Sicilian cousins enter the U.S. illegally, in the hope of finding work, Eddie gives them a helping hand. But when Catherine and one of her cousins fall in love, Eddie's affection for his niece turns into obsession
The importance of being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Recording )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century England, two roguish bachelors unwittingly use the same pseudonym for their romantic activities
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Olga, Masha, and Irina, warm and cultured young sisters who were reared in the exciting hubbub of Moscow, but have been living in the dull, gossipy backwaters of Russia for far too long. With their father's passing, and the ordinary grip of day-to-day life slowly suffocating them, the urge to return to the city with its rich and exciting life rises to a fever pitch
A doll house by Henrik Ibsen( )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora Helmer has everything a young housewife could want: beautiful children, an adoring husband, and a bright future. But when a carelessly buried secret rises fromn the past, Nora's well-calibrated domestic ideal starts to crumble
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Recording )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A searing portrait of the physical, emotional, and psychological costs of the American dream. Willy Loman is the iconic traveling salesman whose family is torn apart by his desperate obsession with greatness and social acceptance. As his two sons cast about aimlessly for their stations in life, Willy begins to come unraveled when the reality of his life threatens his long-cherished illusions
Tom Stoppard's The real thing by Tom Stoppard( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry may be the wittiest playwright of his generation, but he's hopelessly naive when it comes to understanding love and infidelity. Writing about betrayal is one thing, living with it is another. After Henry leaves his wife for another woman, he's confronted with being the cuckold himself."--Container
The house of blue leaves by John Guare( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about an aspiring New York songwriter named Artie Shaugnessy who wants to escape his unhappy marriage to Bananas, elope with his mistress Bunny, and write a hit song. On Oct. 4, 1965, the day Pope Paul visits New York City, Bunny convinces Artie to call his old school friend Billy Einhorn, a film director in Los Angeles, to ask for a job writing music for Billy's movies. However, before Artie can reach Billy, Artie's son Ronnie goes AWOL from Fort Dix, secretly preparing to assassinate Pope Paul at Yankee Stadium
The cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a drama about the woes of an aristocratic Russian family and their struggle to maintain their way of life in a changing world
Art by Yasmina Reza( Recording )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Serge buys an expensive painting that consists of a large white canvas covered with white diagonal lines, he and his friends Marc and Yvan argue the merits of the painting in a heated discussion which eventually degenerates into personal attacks about past failures
Unquestioned integrity the Hill/Thomas hearings by Mame Hunt( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the notorious Senate confirmation hearings when law professor Anita Hill charged Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas with sexual harrassment
Brighton Beach memoirs by Neil Simon( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Brooklyn, fourteen-year-old Eugene is preoccupied by his passion for the Yankees and his lust for his beautiful cousin, Nora. Eugene's comic growing pains contrast with the darker issues troubling his family: poverty, illness, long-held sibling resentment, and the growing Nazi threat to relatives in Europe
Frozen by Bryony Lavery( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One evening ten-year old Rhona goes missing. As her mother retreats into a state of frozen hope, a psychologist studies the brain of a serial killer to find out if what he does is pure evil?or simply beyond his control. Drawn together by horrific circumstances, these three embark on a long, dark journey that ends in the discovery of a common humanity. A L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Rosalind Ayres as Nancy; Jeffrey Donovan as Ralph; Laila Robins as Agnetha
Misalliance by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking place on a single day in May 1909, a self-made millionaire and his family invite their future nobleman in-law for a visit to their estate in Surrey, England. In this play, issues of gender, class, politics and family are all targets for Shaw's wit
The man who had all the luck by Arthur Miller( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Beeves, a Midwesterner whose good fortune in love and business contracts his smalltown's struggle for the American Dream. When will his luck run out and at what price?
 
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A raisin in the sun
Alternative Names
Albert, Susan Lee

Loewenberg, Susan

Languages
English (57)

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A raisin in the sunChavez RavineThe Watts Towers projectTaking flightA view from the bridgeThe importance of being EarnestThree sistersDeath of a salesman