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Broadway Theatre Archive

Overview
Works: 135 works in 652 publications in 2 languages and 30,375 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television plays  Filmed plays  Made-for-TV movies  Televised plays  Television programs  Comedy films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997,
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Most widely held works by Broadway Theatre Archive
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abbreviated television adaptation of Arthur Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a middle-aged man's emotional turmoil
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra como en una familia sureña, una madre obsesiva se esfuerza por sacar a su familia de la pobreza e intenta proteger, por encima de todo, a sus dos hijos, tanto de su pasado como de un futuro incierto
For colored girls who have considered suicide/When the rainbow is enuf by Ntozake Shange( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The visions and frustrations of six young women who are trying to come to terms with themselves and with being Black
Six characters in search of an author by Luigi Pirandello( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors in rehearsal are replaced by six strangers who appear mysteriously and who convince the director their story is more interesting than the play in rehearsal
The pirates of Penzance by W. S Gilbert( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Frederic, a "slave to duty" pirate, and the lowly band of "orphaned" pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production
Antigone by Jean Anouilh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an adaptation of the classic tragedy in which Antigone risks her life defying a royal decree in order to give her brother, who was killed while leading a rebellion, a proper burial
Awake and sing by Clifford Odets( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of a Jewish family in a Bronx tenement perfectly captures the spirit of the Depression years
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A made for television version of Kevin Kline's minimalist version of Shakespeare's tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark, presented in modern-dress
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York Shakespeare Festival production of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters
Incident at Vichy by Arthur Miller( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television adaptation of Arthur Miller's play, set in a detention room in Vichy in 1942, where a number of Jews await interrogation before being sent to concentration camps. Issues of personal responsibility are explored through the character of an Austrian prince who has been guilty of silent complicity during the German occupation of France
A moon for the misbegotten by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a towering performance, the late, great Jason Robards portrays a cynical, self-hating alcoholic actor based on O'Neill's elder brother, Jamie. The majestic Colleen Dewhurst plays the earthy, gruff daughter of his scheming Irish tenant farmer with whom the failed actor spends a soul-baring night of guilt-ridden confessions, tenderness, and absolution."--Container
Arthur Miller's adaptation of An enemy of the people by Arthur Miller( Visual )

6 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Riverton, Maine, circa 1893, Dr. Thomas Stockman wants to disclose that the town's moneymaking health spa "Clearwater Springs" has been fouled by pollution from a tannery. But his proposal to go public is opposed by his brother Peter, the town mayor, who prompts a wave of public outrage against Dr. Stockman and his family
The iceman cometh by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film version of Eugene O'Neill play which centers around drunks and whores who have found sanctuary in a saloon. Each has their own "pipe-dream" that sustains them until Hickey, the "Iceman", attempts to free them from their illusions by stripping them of their lies and guilt
Anton Chekhov's The seagull by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A production by the Williamstown Theatre Festival of Anton Chekhov's classic comedy-drama depicting man's propensity for destroying those he is close to. The main protagonists are Trepleff, the youthful aspiring writer who dreams of bringing new forms to the theatre and Irina Arkadina, Trepleff's self-centered mother, an accomplished actress, who derides her son's ambitions
Mourning becomes Electra by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic American drama of love, revenge, murder and suicide set against the backdrop of a small New England town in the post-Civil War era. Each episode concludes with an after word by Erich Segal containing biographical information on Eugene O'Neill
Uncommon women and others by Wendy Wasserstein( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation for television of the Phoenix Theatre's production of Wendy Wasserstein's play about five friends who hold a reunion seven years after their graduation from Mount Holyoke
Beyond the horizon by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A McCarter Theatre Company production of Eugene O'Neil's first full-length play which won him a Pulitzer prize. The play concerns two brothers in love with the same girl. Her rejection of one of them and marriage to the other tears apart a family and sets the stage for all three characters' discontent and disallusionment
The Andersonville trial( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the moral dilemma of responsibility for the prison camp in Andersonville, Ga., where 14,000 Union soldiers lost their lives during the Civil War
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A commedia dell'arte production of Shakespeare's play about the courtship of a beautiful but sharp-tempered woman by her persistent suitor
Alice at the palace( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An entertaining and shrewdly conceived retelling of the Carroll classics with all of the beloved characters given a unique twist by the witty and charming performances of an accomplished theatrical ensemble
 
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Death of a salesman
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Arthur Miller's adaptation of An enemy of the people