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Goelz, Dave

Works: 128 works in 240 publications in 1 language and 15,509 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Puppet films  Fantasy films  Television programs  Christmas television programs  Puppet television programs  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Puppeteer , Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dave Goelz
The Muppets ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on vacation in Los Angeles, Walter and his friends try to raise ten million dollars to save the Muppet Theater from Tex Richman, a business man who wants to demolish the theater in order to drill for oil
The Muppets take Manhattan by Frank Oz( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fresh out of college, Kermit, Fozzie and the entire cast of Kermit's musical "Manhattan Melodies" head for the Big Apple with plans to turn their small play into a big hit! All they need now is someone to produce their show
The Muppet Christmas carol by Jim Henson( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miser Ebenezer Scrooge learns the true meaning of Christmas and reforms his heartless and money-gurbbing ways after being visted on Christmas Eve by four ghosts
The Muppet movie by Jim Henson( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a fine day not so long ago, Kermit the Frog was playing and singing in the swamp. A lost Hollywood talent agent hears him, and tells him he has talent. Therefore, Kermit sets out for Hollywood to find fame and fortune. Along the way Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, the Electric Mayhem band, and the romantically inclined Miss Piggy join him. Fast food magnate Doc Hopper--who is determined to enlist Kermit as spokes-frog for his southern fried frog-leg restaurants--also follows him. Doc Hopper employs all means underhand to suborn Kermit, including abducting Miss Piggy. Kermit must make a choice between stopping Hopper and dashing the other Muppets dreams of the big time
The Muppets Wizard of Oz by Kirk R Thatcher( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kermit, Miss Piggy, and the rest of the Muppets put an all-new spin on the classic tale loved by millions the world over
Muppet Treasure Island by Brian Henson( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When young Billy comes to possess a secret treasure map, he sets sail with mild-mannered Capt. Smollet and a host of assorted Muppets and humans in search of the wealth. Their adventure is filled with songs, wacky humor, and irreverent silliness
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our heroes arrive in London to interview Lady Holiday, a high-fashion designer whose priceless diamond necklace has just been stolen. But when Kermit mistakes lovely receptionist/would-be model Miss Piggy for her aristocratic employer, its love at first sight. Unfortunately, Lady Holiday's scheming brother is also wooing the sultry swine - so he can frame her for another brazen jewel heist! Now it's up to Kermit and his Muppet pals to clear Piggy's name and catch the real culprits
The Muppet show ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical-variety program with a cast made up of Muppets and guest stars. So, go bonkers with Beaker, goofy with Gonzo and join the brave cast of "Pigs in space" for Muppet fun
Labyrinth by Jim Henson( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Babysitting infant stepbrother Toby on a weekend night isn't young Sarah's idea of fun. Frustrated by his crying, she secretly imagines the Goblins from her favorite book, Labyrinth, carrying Toby away. When her fantasy comes true, a distraught Sarah must enter a maze of illusion to bring Toby back from a kingdom inhabited by mystical creatures and governed by the wicked Goblin King
The Muppet show ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join the hardest working Muppets in showbiz-- Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Animal and Fozzie Bear in this fall-down-funny third season
The Muppet show the 25th anniversary collection : Music, mayhem, and more! ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humorous songs and sketches from the television program
It's a very merry Muppet Christmas movie by Tom Martin( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, Miss Piggy and the entire Muppet gang. 'Tis the night before Christmas and the Muppet Theater is in danger of being torn down. When bad goes to worse, Kermit begins to believe that the world would be a better place if he had never been born. With heavenly help and hilarious send-ups of just about every holiday movie ever made, Kermit and the Muppets discover what matters most is their love for each other
Emmet Otter's jug-band Christmas by Jim Henson( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Frogtown Hollow live Emmet and Ma Otter, a family with little money but lots of love. With Christmas coming, they want very much to buy each other a store-bought gift, but are barely scraping by doing odd jobs. When a local talent contest offers a special prize. Emmet must make a sacrifice to join his jug band for the competition. Will the jug band prevail or will fierce competition from the Riverbottom Gang steal the show - and the prize?
Jim Henson's Fraggle rock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catch a tail by the tiger: When Gobo doesn't receive his usual postcard from his uncle, he realizes he must venture into outer space to look for him. Believe it or not: Wembley and Red find a creature who is whatever you think it is. All work and all play: Cotterpin Doozer decides she'd rather be a Fraggle than a Doozer
Jim Henson's Fraggle Rock ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boober Gorg; after being hit on the head with a raddish Boober thinks he is a Gorg. Blanket of snow, blanket of woe; Mokey forgets to cover Marjory the Trash Heap before the first snowfall. Inspector red; Red plays detective to solve a strange and bizarre mystery
Jim Henson's Fraggle Rock ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doc and his dog Sprocket have a hole in their wall, behind which live little furry creatures known as Fraggles in a place called Fraggle Rock. The Rock is also home to the Doozers and the Gorgs. One gang of Fraggles, under the guidance of the all-knowing Trash Heap, learn about each other and their neighbors and eventually everyone becomes friends
Jim Henson's Fraggle Rock by Jim Henson Company( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Gobo, Red, Boober, and the rest of the Fraggle gang as they go on adventures that are loaded with wonder, laughter, and rockin' music. Whether it's celebrating the annual Festival of the Bells or learning the value of generosity, the Fraggles discover that although the meaning of the season is different for everyone, the power of friendship is what truly makes the holidays so special
Fraggle Rock ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Be a part of the Fraggles' subterranean fantasy land and share their world with the tiny diligent Doozers and humor of the giant Gorgs. There's always something new and exciting happening at Fraggle Rock
Bear in the big blue house early to bed, early to rise ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas with the bear in the big blue house
Animal show with Stinky and Jake ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses a talk show format, including songs, stories, award presentations, and quizzes, to present factual information about various species of animals in an entertaining manner. In each episode, host puppets Jake and Stinky, a jovial polar bear and his skunk friend, welcome two guest animal puppets who talk about themselves and show clips of their real-life counterparts
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Audience level: 0.09 (from 0.06 for The Muppet ... to 0.16 for Labyrinth ...)
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Goelz, David
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