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Broadway Theatre Archive

Overview
Works: 143 works in 632 publications in 1 language and 29,914 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television plays  Stories, plots, etc  Television plays, American  Television programs  Satire  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by Broadway Theatre Archive
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traveling salesman Willy Loman who struggles with the conflict of family values and society's expectations of success
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
For colored girls who have considered suicide/When the rainbow is enuf by Ntozake Shange ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A "choreopoem" that portrays the visions and frustrations of six young women who are trying to come to terms with themselves and with being African-American
Tartuffe by Molière ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moliere's timeless comedy, starring the incomparable Donald Moffat portraying the scoundrel Tratuffe, who manipulates his way into the confidence and affection of Orgon, an affluent bourgeois concerned with his own salvation, and whose wife and daughter Tartuffe attempts to seduce
The pirates of Penzance by W. S Gilbert ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Federic, 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 Sophocles ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A filmed play adaptation from the Jean Anouilh reinterpretation of the Sophocles tragedy. First written and produced during the Nazi Occupation, this play about a young woman facing a morally corrupt world raises powerful questions of human interaction in regard to collaboration, responsibility and personal integrity
Six characters in search of an author by Luigi Pirandello ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 625 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern-dress version of Shakespeare's tragedy involving the prince of Denmark, Hamlet
Awake and sing by Clifford Odets ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of a Jewish family in a Bronx tenement perfectly captures the spirit of the Depression years
A moon for the misbegotten by Eugene O'Neill ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 521 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
The iceman cometh by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eugene O'Neill's harsh but compassionate play about failed lives, empty hopes, and perpetual pipe dreams of an assortment of down-and-out denizens of a seedy saloon, set in New York in 1912
Incident at Vichy by Arthur Miller ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 477 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
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 466 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
Arthur Miller's adaptation of An enemy of the people ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 458 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
Mourning becomes Electra ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 456 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 434 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 410 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
Beyond the horizon by Eugene O'Neill ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 403 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 school for scandal ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First performed in 1777, Richard Brinsley Sheridan's sophisticated comedy of manners satirizes the extravagance and corruption of London society. "The School for Scandal's" combination of elegant language and earthy comedy weaves a deliciously nasty tale of intrigue, slander and clandestine love affairs. Blair Brown stars in this timeless, witty look at the wages of scandal mongering and social climbing, scheming and hypocrisy
Alice at the palace ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 389 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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