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Belasco, David 1853-1931

Overview
Works: 450 works in 1,206 publications in 8 languages and 11,248 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Drama  Filmed operas  Operas  Nonfiction films  Music videos  Musical films  Silent films  Televised operas  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Honoree, Editor, Lyricist, Director, pmn, Contributor, Librettist, Owner, Composer, Producer, Scenarist, Performer, Creator, Inscriber
Classifications: M1500.P977, 782.1
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Most widely held works about David Belasco
 
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The girl of the golden West by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

74 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide featuring Principal Characters in the opera, Brief Story Synopsis, Story Narrative with Music Highlight Examples, a complete newly translated Libretto with foreign language and english side-by-side, an in depth Commentary and Analysis, selected Discogaphy and Videography, and a Dictionary of Opera and Musical Terms
The theatre through its stage door by David Belasco( Book )

20 editions published between 1919 and 1969 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart of Maryland & other plays by David Belasco( Book )

11 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays of Henry C. De Mille by Henry Churchill De Mille( Book )

14 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
Madama Butterfly : opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini( )

76 editions published between 1904 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest favorites of the Italian operatic repertoire, whose productions at London{u2019}s Covent Garden in 1905 (featuring Enrico Caruso, among other luminaries of the day) and New York{u2019}s Metropolitan Opera the following year first brought it fame
Six plays : Madame Butterfly, Du Barry, the darling of the gods, Adrea, the girl of the golden West, the return of Peter Grimm by David Belasco( Book )

12 editions published between 1928 and 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven chances by Buster Keaton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven chances: A romantically jinxed young man must marry by 7 PM to inherit seven million dollars. While fate seems to thwart his efforts to woo the object of his true affection, public announcement of his strange predicament provides him with a throng of would-be brides
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnie, owner of a saloon in a mining camp in California, falls in love with Dick Johnson who is in reality the bandit Ramerrez. Sheriff Jack Rance is also in love with Minnie and they play poker to determine the bandit's fate. Minnie cheats and wins his freedom, but he is caught. About to be hanged, Johnson/Ramerrez is saved when Minnie pleads for his life
The return of Peter Grimm, novelised from the play by David Belasco( Book )

31 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill of the play. Shubert-Belasco Theatre, the playhouse beautiful of Washington, a pleasure place transcending the common place, Washington Theatre Co., lessees, Shubert Consolidated Enterprises and David Belasco, props. and mgrs., under the direction of the Messrs. Lee and J.J. Shubert, L. Stoddard Taylor, R.M. David Belasco presents David Warfield in "The Return of Peter Grimm," a play in three acts by David Belasco. The play produced under the personal supervision of Mr. Belasco
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
The girl of the golden West, a play in four acts by David Belasco( Book )

9 editions published between 1933 and 1942 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May Blossom, a comedy in four acts by David Belasco( Book )

17 editions published between 1883 and 2011 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music master by Charles Klein( Book )

10 editions published between 1904 and 1927 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton von Barwig, formerly an orchestra leader in Vienna, searches for his daughter who was taken from him by his wife many years before. Out of pride, he refuses help and is gradually forced to sell all his belongings. After being fleeced for years by a detective, he meets Helene Stanton, who is his long-lost daughter. She comes into his life as a charming young society girl seeking music lessons for her fiancé, Beverly Cruger, a boy of promising musical talents; sensing his kinship with her, Barwig finally confronts her foster father, who had run away with his wife in Vienna. Though her father is persuaded to make the sacrifice of effacing himself so as not to ruin her chance for social success, she discovers the relationship and brushes social considerations aside to be reunited with him
Lord Chumley by David Belasco( )

12 editions published between 1888 and 2011 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rose of the rancho; a play in three acts by David Belasco( Book )

14 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belasco Theatre, David Belasco and Sam S. and Lee Shubert, proprietors and managers, L. Stoddard Taylor, resident manager. David Belasco presents "The Rose of the Rancho," a play, in three acts by David Belasco and Richard Walton Tully with Miss Frances Starr. Scenes by Ernest Gros, stage decorations and accesories designed by Wilfred Buckland, the entire production under the personal supervision of Mr. Belasco
The heart of Maryland a drama in four acts by David Belasco( )

16 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stranglers of Paris by David Belasco( )

13 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live performance of Puccini's tragic opera of sacrifice, love and the clash of East and West
The life of David Belasco by William Winter( Book )

2 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of David Belasco by William Winter( Book )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The return of Peter Grimm, novelised from the play
Alternative Names
Belasco, David

Belasko, D.

David Belasco Amerikaans auteur

David Belasco drammaturgo, impresario teatrale e regista teatrale statunitense

David Belasco US-amerikanischer Dramatiker

Дэвид Беласко

בלסקו, דוד 1853-1931

デーヴィッド・ベラスコ

ベラスコ, ダビット

ベラスコ, デーヴィッド

大衛·貝拉斯科

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The theatre through its stage doorMadama Butterfly : opera in three actsThe return of Peter Grimm, novelised from the play