WorldCat Identities

Spencer, J. Robert

Overview
Works: 20 works in 46 publications in 2 languages and 3,161 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musicals  Animated films  War films  Film soundtracks  History  Fiction  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Robert Spencer
Grave of the fireflies : Hotaru no haka by Isao Takahata( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Empire of the Sun crumbles upon itself and a rain of firebombs falls upon Japan, the final death march of a nation is echoed in millions of smaller tragedies. Seita and his younger sister Setsuko are two children born at the wrong time, in the wrong place, and now cast adrift in a world that lacks not the care to shelter them, but simply the resources. They are forced to fend for themselves in the aftermath of fires that swept entire cities from the face of the earth
Jersey boys : original Broadway cast recording by Bob Gaudio( Recording )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jersey Boys recount the rich history and reliving the timeless sounds of Frankie Valli and the 4 Seasons
Next to normal : [original Broadway cast recording] by Tom Kitt( Recording )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of a mother, Diane Goodman, who struggles with bipolar disorder and the effect that her illness has on her family. This contemporary musical is an emotional powerhouse that addresses such issues as grieving a loss, ethics in modern psychiatry, and suburban life. With provocative lyrics and a thrilling score, this musical shows how far two parents will go to keep themselves sane and their familys world intact."
Handel's Messiah rocks : a joyful noise by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melds Handel's original work for orchestra and voice with the contemporary vernacular of rock music
Grave of the fireflies by Isao Takahata( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Empire of the Sun crumbles upon itself and a rain of firebombs falls upon Japan, the final death march of a nation is echoed in millions of smaller tragedies. Seita and his younger sister Setsuko are two children born at the wrong time, in the wrong place, and now cast adrift in a world that lacks not the care to shelter them, but simply the resources. They are forced to fend for themselves in the aftermath of fires that swept entire cities from the face of the earth
Handel's Messiah rocks a joyful noise( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary rock music adaptation of Handel's Messiah
Jersey boys : [original Broadway cast recording by Bob Gaudio( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

JERSEY BOYS is the Broadway multi-award winning smash hit musical. The story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, four boys from the wrong side of the tracks who became one of the biggest American pop music sensations of all time. The Cast Recording features their hit songs "Sherry", "Big Girls Don't Cry", "Rag Doll", "Oh What A Night" and "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You."
Farm girl in New York( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam and Matt flee their small mid-western town for New York City and host a fake play audition to meet women
Hotaru no haka( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two orphans in war-time Kobe, Japan, face fire-bombs, hunger, homelessness, and despair as the war and their lives come to an end
Uptake of radioiodine in adenomatous goiter : autoradiographic correlation of uptake and morphology by J. Robert Spencer( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jersey Boys : the story of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award winning musical tells the behind-the-scenes story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Using their legendary music, Tony Award winning director, Des McAnuff brings to life the thrilling early days of rock and roll, and the price of fame for four boys who had nothing - and everything - to lose
[Broadway under the stars : raw footage]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concert of songs from Broadway musicals originally directed or produced by Harold Prince. Prince delivers a brief speech at the end of the show. Footage is unedited, and includes brief audio glitches and multiple takes of some introductions
Next to normal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Speech education : what it has been, what it is, what it should be by J. Robert Spencer( )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The 60th Annual Tony Awards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The 61st Annual Tony Awards( Visual )

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

Messiah rocks a joyful noise by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The 63rd Annual Tony Awards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Heterosexuals( Visual )

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

Heterosexuals follows three couples as they navigate romance in the Big Apple while managing an ever-incresing series of personal hurdles
Next to normal (excerpts)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reviewer's reel of excerpts from the Broadway production of Next to normal. The show opened on April 15, 2009, and closed on Jan. 16, 2011
 
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Alternative Names
Spencer, Robert John

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