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Belasco, David 1853-1931

Overview
Works: 502 works in 1,176 publications in 8 languages and 11,259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Comedy plays  Film adaptations  Musical films  Outlines and syllabi  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction films  Fiction  Opera films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Honoree, Lyricist, Editor, Director, pmn, Contributor, Scenarist, Librettist, Performer, Producer, Creator, Owner, Inscriber, Composer
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about David Belasco
 
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The girl of the golden West by David Belasco( Book )

34 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

12 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
The plays of Henry C. De Mille by Henry Churchill De Mille( Book )

9 editions published between 1941 and 1965 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
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 )

11 editions published between 1928 and 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( )

61 editions published between 1904 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 321 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
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1912 and 1923 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
Seven chances by Buster Keaton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The balloonatic: Buster is carried by hot air from a cityside amusement park to the rustic country where he ineptly struggles for survival and again somehow manages to stumble into romance
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( )

51 editions published between 1910 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madam Butterfly = Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

47 editions published between 1898 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fine Arts Enterprises, Inc., presents The Fujiwara Opera Company of Japan, Yosie Fujiwara, general director, "Madame Butterfly," by Giacomo Puccini, founded on the book by John L. Long and the drama by David Belasco, in three acts, Allen Jensen, musical director and conductor, American-Canadian tour, Yoichiro Fukunaga, chorus master and assistant conductor
The return of Peter Grimm, novelised from the play by David Belasco( Book )

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

Belasco Theatre, Forty Fourth Street, near Broadway, under the sole management of David Belasco. 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. Stage director William J. Dean, stage manager William Boag, scene by Ernest Gros, scenery built by Charles J. Carson, electrical effects by Louis Hartman
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Recording )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madama Butterfly concerns the disastrous results of a young American naval officer's marriage to a pretty geisha
Deburau by Sacha Guitry( Book )

2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belasco Theatre, West 44th, near Broadway, under the sole management of David Belasco. David Belasco presents Lionel Atwill in "Deburau," from the French of Sacha Guitry, adapted by Granville Barker. Play produced under the personal direction of Mr. Belasco, scenes by Ernest Gros, built by Charles Carson, electrical effects by Louis Hartman, costumes by Mme. Heerman, Marie Muelle, of Paris, Peter Leoni and Eaves
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 )

8 editions published between 1883 and 1994 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music master by Charles Klein( Book )

7 editions published between 1904 and 1927 in English and held by 90 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( )

6 editions published between 1888 and 1967 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The return of Peter Grimm : a play in three acts by David Belasco( Book )

5 editions published between 1911 and 1953 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Grand army man by Harvey Jerrold O'Higgins( Book )

7 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuyvesant Theatre, 44th Street near Broadway, New York City, under the sole management of David Belasco. David Belasco presents David Warfield in "A Grand Army Man," a new American play, by David Belasco, Pauline Phelps and Marion Short
 
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Madam Butterfly = Madama Butterfly
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

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

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The theatre through its stage doorMadama ButterflyMadam Butterfly = Madama ButterflyThe return of Peter Grimm, novelised from the play