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Broadway Theatre Archive

Overview
Works: 134 works in 647 publications in 2 languages and 30,606 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, 791.4572
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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 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family battle with an aging salesman who still wants to provide enough money for his wife and two sons
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television adaptation of Tennessee Williams' play
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 830 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 720 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 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swashbuckling pirate king and his unlikely pirates are pitted against British bobbies on the Cornish coast, in this Stratford Festival production of the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta
Awake and sing by Clifford Odets( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of a Jewish family in a Bronx tenement perfectly captures the spirit of the Depression years
Antigone by Jean Anouilh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 659 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This version of Shakespeare's tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark, is presented in modern dress
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television adaptation 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 )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 538 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 )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 530 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 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Thomas Stockmann wants to disclose that the town's moneymaking health spa has been fouled by pollution from a tannery. But his proposal to go public is opposed by his brother, Peter, who prompts a wave of public outrage against Dr. Stockmann 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 )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of friends and relations gather at a country estate to see the first performance of an experimental play written and staged by the young man of the house, Konstantin. Among the audience are Konstantin's self-centered mother, the actress Arkadina, and her lover, the novelist Trigorin. Their glamorous presence not only disrupts the performance, but also soon takes on a more profound significance for the lives of all those present
Mourning becomes Electra by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 480 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
Uncommon women and others by Wendy Wasserstein( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 450 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 436 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 436 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
Alice at the palace( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 418 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
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 416 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
 
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Death of a Salesman
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Arthur Miller's adaptation of An enemy of the people