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Broadway Theatre Archive

Overview
Works: 142 works in 638 publications in 1 language and 30,242 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television plays  Film and video adaptations  History  Filmed plays  Educational films  Internet videos  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
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Most widely held works by Broadway Theatre Archive
Death of a salesman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 1,550 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 )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,442 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 816 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
The pirates of Penzance by W. S Gilbert( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 707 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
Six characters in search of an author by Luigi Pirandello( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 677 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
Antigone by Jean Anouilh( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 662 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
Awake and sing by Clifford Odets( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 633 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 )

15 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 )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 586 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
The iceman cometh by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 537 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
A moon for the misbegotten by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 508 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
Incident at Vichy by Arthur Miller( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 501 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
Arthur Miller's adaptation of An enemy of the people( Visual )

6 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 499 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 taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 472 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
Mourning becomes Electra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 463 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 436 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
The Andersonville trial( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 427 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
Beyond the horizon by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 417 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 400 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 382 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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Arthur Miller's adaptation of An enemy of the people