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Loewenberg, Susan Albert

Works: 173 works in 489 publications in 1 language and 5,860 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Radio plays  Domestic drama  Radio adaptations  History  Live sound recordings  Fiction  Humorous fiction  Romance fiction  Comedy plays 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Director, Performer, Moderator
Classifications: PR5818, 812.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Susan Albert Loewenberg
Norman Corwin's The rivalry by Norman Corwin( Recording )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 348 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 315 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
Chavez Ravine by Culture Clash (Comedy troupe)( Recording )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Together, satirical writers and Latin-American comedians Richard Montoya, Ric Salinas, and Herbert Siguenza make up the Culture Clash. In Chavez Ravine, the trio recreates a portion of Los Angeles' cultural history, recounting how government, businesses, and even the L.A. Dodgers moved many Latinos away from their intimate communities
8 by Dustin Lance Black( Recording )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 220 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
The Watts Towers project by Roger Guenveur Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 206 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 built 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
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 201 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
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Recording )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 193 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
A view from the bridge by Arthur Miller( Recording )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 188 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 )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century England, two roguish bachelors unwittingly use the same pseudonym for their romantic activities
Taking flight by Adriana Sevahn Nichols( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 185 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. ... 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 doll house by Henrik Ibsen( )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 178 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 from the past, Nora's well-calibrated domestic ideal starts to crumble"--Container
Tom Stoppard's The real thing by Tom Stoppard( Recording )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 122 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 cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 101 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
The man who had all the luck by Arthur Miller( )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 88 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?
Unquestioned integrity : the Hill/Thomas hearings by Mame Hunt( Recording )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on actual transcripts, Mame Hunt's play covers the Anita Hill hearing and the accusations against Clarence Thomas
The house of blue leaves by John Guare( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 86 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
Molie̓re's Tartuffe by Molière( )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moliere's celebrated social satire, Tartuffe, exposes false piety and hypocrisy in the Catholic Church. When a pious fraud worms his way into a wealthy family and manipulates the patriarch into giving up his fortune, it is up to his family to expose the truth before they end up in the poor house
The tale of the allergist's wife by Charles Busch( )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marjorie Taub, a middle-aged wife, is hooked on culture. Plunged into a mid-life crisis, she's shaken out of her lethargy by the reappearance of a childhood friend
The life of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Recording )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play concerning the latter period of the life of Galileo Galilei. Unrelenting in his search for "simple truth", Galileo shatters beliefs held sacred for two thousand years. Under threat of torture by the Holy Inquisition, he argues for his very life in a passionate debate over science, politics, religion and ethics that resonates to this day
Frozen by Bryony Lavery( Recording )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 72 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
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A raisin in the sun
Alternative Names
Albert, Susan Lee

Loewenberg, Susan

English (122)

A raisin in the sunChavez RavineThe Watts Towers projectThree sistersDeath of a salesmanA view from the bridgeThe importance of being EarnestTaking flight