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Ortega, Kenny

Works: 254 works in 978 publications in 12 languages and 26,794 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Made-for-TV movies  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Dance films  Romantic comedy films  Television musicals 
Roles: Director, Producer, Interviewee, Choreographer, Author, Performer, Scenarist, fmd, Other, Film editor, Singer, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Kenny Ortega
Hocus Pocus by Bette Midler( Visual )

80 editions published between 1993 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 3,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a trio of witches who return from 17th-century Salem after they have been accidentally conjured up by some unsuspecting pranksters
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

71 editions published between 1987 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 3,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic story about an awkward seventeen-year-old girl who slips into womanhood during a family vacation at a Catskill lodge in the summer of 1963
High school musical by Kenny Ortega( Visual )

87 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular high school basketball star and a shy, academically gifted newcomer secretly decide to audition for their school's musical, a decision that turns their world and their school upside down
High school musical 2 by Kenny Ortega( Visual )

82 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 2,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Troy, Gabriella, Chad, and Taylor, summer vacation is no day at the beach. Thanks to Troy, they are all working at a country club founded by Ryan and Sharpay's family. The club's annual talent show is right around the corner and Sharpay's competitive instincts are sizzling. She dumps Ryan as her singing partner and starts wooing Troy to join her onstage instead. Gabriella is not very happy that Tony agreed to sing with Sharpay, instead of her. Things heat up on the laws of high society. Now Troy has to decide between receiving a potential scholarship and making things right with Gabriella and his friends
High school musical 3 : senior year by Kenny Ortega( Visual )

68 editions published between 2007 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troy, Gabriella, Chad and Sharpay are getting ready to graduate from high school. Troy is the school basketball champ who secretly wants to sing and dance. His girlfriend is Gabriella, but is going to a college that is far away from Troy. Troy's bestfriend is Chad. He doesn't want high school to end. The evil Sharpay wants Gabriella's part in the school play. As college approaches, the senior are struggling with the idea of being separated from one another. Along with the rest of the Wildcats, they stage a spring musical to address their experiences, hopes and fears about their future
Michael Jackson's This is it by Michael Jackson( Visual )

59 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a rare, behind-the-scenes look at Jackson as he developed, created, and rehearsed for his sold-out concerts at London's 02 Arena. Drawn from more than one hundred hours of behind-the-scenes footage, the singer, dancer, filmmaker, architect, creative genius, and great artist at work is captured in raw and candid detail as he created and perfected his planned final London shows
Descendants 2 by Dove Cameron( Visual )

23 editions published between 2017 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Villain Kids are back in a high-stakes adventure that's badder than ever! When the pressure to be royally perfect becomes too much for Mal, she flees Auradon only to have Evie and the rest of the gang sneak onto the Isle to retrieve her. But there's a new, self-proclaimed queen of evil in town: Mal's archenemy Uma, daughter of Ursula. Together with her pirate crew, including Captain Hook's son Harry and Gaston's son Gil, Uma unleashes havoc on Auradon!
Descendants( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A present-day idyllic kingdom where the benevolent teenage son of King Adam and Queen Belle offers a chance of redemption for the trouble making offspring of Disney's classic villains: Cruella De Vil (Carlos), Maleficent (Mal), the Evil Queen (Evie) and Jafar (Jay)
Newsies by Christian Bale( Visual )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In turn of the century New York, the boys who distribute newspapers, known as Newsies, organize to challenge an unscrupulous newspaper publisher
Descendants 3 by Luke Roessler( Visual )

18 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The VKs return to the Isle of the Lost to recruit a new batch of villainous offspring to join them at Auradon Prep. When a barrier breach jeopardizes the safety of Auradon during their departure off the Isle, Mal resolves to permanently close the barrier, fearing that nemeses Uma and Hades will wreak vengeance on the kingdom. Despite her decision, an unfathomable dark force threatens the people of Auradon, and it is up to Mal and the VKs to save everyone in their most epic battle yet
Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus : best of both worlds concert by Miley Cyrus( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Start backstage before the concert. Then you see Hannah sing 'Rock Star.' The Jonas Brothers come onstage to sing with the Hannah, and then by themselves. While they are performing, Hannah goes backstage and switches to Miley. Compared to Hannah's songs, Miley's are a little edgier, slightly sexier, as she sings the sisterhood anthem 'Girl's Night Out, ' and the flamenco-inspired 'Let's Dance.' She sits down to sing and play guitar to 'I Miss You, ' a touching tribute to her late grandfather. Interspersed are rehearsal segments, Miley and her dad traveling together to the studio and later singing a duet at home, Miley's mom describing how she helps her daughter change clothes backstage, and fans and their dads saying why they like Hannah/Miley
To Wong Foo, thanks for everything, Julie Newmar by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route from New York City to Hollywood for a drag queen beauty pageant, Noxeema, Vida and Chi Chi are stranded in a tiny Midwestern town when their 1967 Cadillac breaks down. When their glitz and glamour wake up the sleepy local citizens, the stage is set for an outrageously funny weekend
The Cheetah girls 2 by The Cheetah Girls (gruppo musicale)( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cheetah Girls, a group of pop-singing teenage girls, journey to Barcelona, Spain
High school musical : the concert by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emmy Award-Winning cast takes to the stage in a sold out concert on their 42-city tour
Gene Kelly : anatomy of a dancer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the life and career of Gene Kelly who revolutionized musical and movie dancing, making it accessible for all people. Uses extended film clips, interviews with colleagues and critics and filmed interview segments from 1976 with Kelly
Xanadu by Olivia Newton John( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xanadu is a look at the future and a loving remembrance of the way things were in the heyday of Hollywood. The musical score includes the hit songs "Magic," "I'm Alive," "All Over the World," "Suddenly," and the title song "Xanadu." Olivia Newton-John will dazzle your senses with her luminous beauty and fabulous voice as she stars with Gene Kelly in this mesmerizing musical fantasy. The '40s meets the '80s in Xanadu, a very special love story and the first lavish, old-fashioned musical to utilize today's music
The Rocky Horror picture show : let's do the time warp again by Kenny Ortega( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their car breaks down during a storm, straitlaced couple Brad and Janet find themselves at the eerie castle of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. The innocent duo's mind-bending adventure escalates when their host, a sexually ambiguous mad scientist, unveils a stunning creation, a buff bodybuilder designed for her pleasure
Michael Jackson live in Bucharest : the dangerous tour by Michael Jackson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concert of Michael Jackson which was performed on October 1st, 1992 in Bucharest
One from the heart by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary director Francis Ford Coppola shines his spotlight on a Las Vegas couple (Teri Garr, Frederic Forrest) whose break-up on the 4th of July leads them both to a night on the strip in pursuit of their romantic fantasies (Raul Julia, Natassia Kinski). But in this town of gamblers and dreamers, should they bet it all on dreams, or give true love another roll of the dice? Featuring the stunning photography of Vittorio Storaro. Includes a fantasy sequence (tango, Bora-Bora flamenco, and Las Vegas street scene), performed by Teri Garr, Raul Julia, and ensemble
Descendants( Visual )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A present-day idyllic kingdom where the benevolent teenage son of King Adam and Queen Belle offers a chance of redemption for the trouble making offspring of Disney's classic villains: Cruella De Vil (Carlos), Maleficent (Mal), the Evil Queen (Evie) and Jafar (Jay)
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Kenny Ortega acteur américain

Kenny Ortega Amerikaans filmregisseur

Kenny Ortega amerykański reżyser i choreograf

Kenny Ortega pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Kenny Ortega produttore cinematografico, regista e coreografo statunitense

Kenny Ortega US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Ortega, Kenneth John

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קני אורטגה שחקן אמריקאי

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