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Broadway Theatre Archive

Overview
Works: 134 works in 687 publications in 1 language and 29,397 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television plays  Internet videos  Made-for-TV movies  Educational films  Filmed plays  Televised plays  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Broadway Theatre Archive
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 1,599 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 )

16 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 1,367 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 )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 744 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 )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 701 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 )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The play's traditional theatrical setting is transposed to a television studio. As a group of actors prepare for a rehearsal of another Pirandello play--The Rules of the Game--the television monitors in the control booth give way to an electrical interference which inexplicably replaces the images of the actors with the images of six mysterious strangers. These are the "six characters" of the title who appear in the flesh in the studio to confront the director and actors with the proposition that their story is more interesting than the play at hand. Each character represents a different point of view as they gradually take over the stage to act out their story."--Container
Antigone by Jean Anouilh( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 636 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 )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 584 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 568 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
Incident at Vichy by Arthur Miller( Visual )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 555 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 Franc
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 522 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 Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 513 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 490 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
Andersonville Trial by Avid home entertainment( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the 1865 war-crimes trial of Henry Wirz, commandant of the notorious Confederate POW camp at Andersonville, Georgia
The seagull by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 479 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
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 459 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 by Arthur Miller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a turn-of-the-century seacoast town in Maine, where the success of a health spa prompts hopes of an economic bonanza. However, visitors have been getting sick, and Dr. Stockmann suspects that the epidemic may result from bacterial contamination of the spa water
Alice at the palace( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 433 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
Last of Mrs. Lincoln( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probably the most misunderstood First Lady in history, Mary Todd Lincoln comes alive in all her complexity and controversy from the early years after the assassination of President Lincoln to her shocking and tragic decline
Eugene O'Neill's The iceman cometh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of has-beens in Harry Hope's saloon wait for the annual visit of Hickey (Robards), a happy salesman. Hickey arrives a changed character and tries to make each man see reality and face the truth about himself
Mourning becomes Electra by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 413 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
 
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Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman
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Arthur Miller's adaptation of An enemy of the people