WorldCat Identities

Perry, Shauneille 1930-

Works: 8 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 457 library holdings
Genres: History  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts 
Roles: Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Performer
Classifications: PN2270.A35, 792
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Shauneille Perry
Most widely held works by Shauneille Perry
The old settler( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two middle-aged sisters, Elizabeth and Quilly (played by real-life siblings Phylicia Rashad and Debbie Allen), who share an apartment in Harlem in 1943. The sisters quarrel amiably, but they share a wounded history that becomes revealed as the tale unfolds
Black theater : interviews( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this series of interviews, actors, producers, and directors who contributed to the development of black theater discuss the growth of the black theater movement and the challenges they faced. The first vol. includes interviews with Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Joseph Papp, Lloyd Richards and Amiri Baraka. The second vol. features interviews with Douglas Turner Ward, Vinette Carroll, Barbara Ann Teer, Wynn Handman, Ed Bullins, and Woodie King, Jr
Black theatre : the making of a movement( Visual )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recaptures the birth of a new theatre from the Civil Rights activism of the 1950's, '60s, and '70s. Presents an encyclopedia of the leading figures, institutions and events. Clips from historic productions include the first all-black production of Genet's The Blacks, along with A Raisin in the sun, Black girl, Dutchman, and For Colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf
The song of songs by Marty Rubenstein( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz rendition of biblical texts, with vocal quartet and instrumental quintet
The old settler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quilly (Debbie Allen), newly separated from her husband, has come to live with her never-married sister Elizabeth (Phylicia Rashad). She is dismayed to learn that her cash-strapped sibling has rented a room in their modest Harlem apartment to a handsome young boarder, Husband Witherspoon (Bumper Robinson). A naive country boy, Husband has traveled from rural South Carolina to search for his hometown sweetheart, Lou Bessie (Crystal Fox). Husband and the much older Elizabeth begin a love affair, over the strenuous objections of Quilly. Set against the backdrop of Harlem in the 1940s, with its distinctive language, music and rhythms, Quilly and Elizabeth's relationship unfolds as the two sisters confront past betrayals and discover the strength of the bond between them
Daddy Goodness : a musical comedy in two acts by Ken Hirsch( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.22 for The old se ... to 0.83 for Shauneille ...)

The old settler
English (12)