WorldCat Identities

Ladipọ, Duro

Overview
Works: 75 works in 124 publications in 5 languages and 616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Filmed performances  Filmed plays  Cultural television programs  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Stories, plots, etc  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Composer, Librettist
Classifications: PR9898.N57, 822
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Duro Ladipọ
 
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Most widely held works by Duro Ladipọ
O̥ba kò so (The King did not hang); opera by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ọba koso : the Yoruba musical( Visual )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1996 in Yoruba and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A filmed performance of Oba Koso, a musical drama (drumming, singing, dancing) of the Yoruba people, the largest ethnic group in western Nigeria. Oba Kosa, which translates "The King did not hang," is one of the most popular folk legends of Nigeria, and tells the story of a king who struggles against armed rivals and magicians and is finally transformed into a god
Selections from Ọba kò so : (The King did not hang) : opera by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Oba Koso" : Nigerian Music and Dance Drama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Yoruba and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Excerpts from the famous Yoruba folklore drama about a wicked man who tries to overthrow the king. Intricate dance steps, brilliantly colored costumes, and Yoruba instruments and singing."--Container
Moremi : a Yoruba opera by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoruba play about Mọremi, a legendary heroine of Nigeria
Ẹ̀dá; opera by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and Yoruba and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oba kò so; pelu ìtumò ni èdè gèésì by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in Yoruba and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Yoruba plays: Ọba koso, Ọba mọrọ, Ọba waja by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teatro africano( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eda : Yoruba opera by Duro Ladipọ( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in Yoruba and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itan awọn ere. Pẹlu awon aworan lati ọwọ J. Af by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in Yoruba and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duro Ladipo's National Theatre of Nigeria : Oba koso, the Yoruba musical( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The National Theatre of Nigeria presents Oba Koso (The king did not hang), the Yoruba musical play written and directed by Duro Ladipo. The play is based on Nigerian folk themes and features the chanting, drumming, and dancing of the Yoruba people
Ọba koso by Duro Ladipọ( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-telling of a Yoruban legend, usng stories, poetry, and dances from oral tradition
Ẹda by Obotunde Ijimere( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in Yoruba and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Nigerian plays : With an introduction and notes by Ulli Beier( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoruba theater : fünf Theaterstücke aus dem Repertoire des Duro Ladipo National Theatre( Book )

in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oba koso : the Yoruba musical by Duro Ladipọ( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoruba-Theater : fünf Theaterstücke aus dem Repertoire des "Duro Ladipo National Theatre"( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ọba koso : Nigerian music and dance drama : the Yoruba Musical( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Yoruba and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Excerpts from the famous Yoruba folklore drama about a wicked man who tries to overthrow the king. Intricate dance steps, brilliantly colored costumes, and Yoruba instruments and singing."--Container
The return of Shango : in memory of the Duro Ladipo Theatre by Ademọ́lá Àkànbí Oníbọnòkúta( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Duro Ladipo Nigerian playerigt

Duro Ladipo toneelschrijver uit Nigeria (1931-1978)

Ladipo.

Ladipo 1931-1978

Ladipo, Durodola A. 1932-1978

Ladipọ, Durojaiye

Languages
English (59)

Yoruba (17)

German (4)

Spanish (2)

Arabic (1)