WorldCat Identities

Henley, Beth

Overview
Works: 115 works in 311 publications in 6 languages and 11,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction  Legal drama  Radio plays 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3558.E4962, 812.54
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Crimes of the heart : a play by Beth Henley ( Book )
30 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deeply touching play about three eccentric sisters from a small Southern town rocked by scandal when Babe, the youngest, shoots her husband. Humor and pathos abound as the sisters unite with an intense young lawyer to save Babe from a murder charge
The Miss Firecracker contest : a play by Beth Henley ( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beth Henley : collected plays by Beth Henley ( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Worn path by Eudora Welty ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program is based on a Eudora Welty short story about a 95-year-old African-American woman who undertakes a long journey into town to get medicine for her ailing grandson
The wake of Jamey Foster by Beth Henley ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beth Henley : four plays by Beth Henley ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The debutante ball by Beth Henley ( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Am I blue : a play by Beth Henley ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crimes of the heart by Beth Henley ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deeply touching play about three eccentric sisters from a small Southern town rocked by scandal when Babe, the youngest, shoots her husband. Humor and pathos abound as the sisters unite with an intense young lawyer to save Babe from a murder charge
Monologues for women by Beth Henley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True stories by David Byrne ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at Virgil, Texas, and its eccentric inhabitants which include the bachelor who posts a "wife wanted" sign on his lawn, the world's laziest woman, and a precision lawn-mower marching team
Impossible marriage by Beth Henley ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lucky Spot : a play by Beth Henley ( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is Christmastime 1934 -- the low point of the Great Depression -- and compulsive gambler Reed Hooker is preparing for the grand opening of his newly acquired rural dance hall, the Lucky Spot, while juggling friends, enemies, his estranged wife, and his pregnant girlfriend
Abundance by Beth Henley ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Intimate epic about mail-order brides in the Old West ..."--P. [4] of cover
Revelers by Beth Henley ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a cottage on the shore of Lake Michigan, devotees of Dash Grey, the charismatic artistic director of Chicago's struggling Red Lantern Theatre, have come to commemorate his death, bringing along their own agendas
Signature by Beth Henley ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The debutante ball by Beth Henley ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crimes of the heart by Bruce Beresford ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crimes of the Heart stars three Academy-Award winning actresses as three high-strung sisters who reunite after the youngest is released on bond from jail after shooting her senator husband. The Magrath sisters are reunited, together again under the same roof, they must overcome sibling jealousies and the family reputation for taking the easy way out
Ridiculous fraud by Beth Henley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A disastrous New Orleans wedding rehearsal dinner is the latest in a series of unfortunate events that befall the Clay brothers in Beth Henley's boisterous and bittersweet new comedy. Daddy's in jail for fraud, Uncle Baites has taken up with a panhandler, and Lafcad's just called off his own wedding. What family doesn't have its ups and downs? Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Crimes of the Heart, Henley returns to her Southern roots with a vengeance in RIDICULOUS FRAUD, an equally outsized and even more achingly poignant saga of three grown brothers trying to outrun a family history that tends to the worst-case scenario."--Publisher's website
Miss Firecracker ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carnelle, a hellraiser, enters the Miss Firecracker contest in the old-fashioned town where she was raised. Carnelle's not the usual contestant, but her cousin is a famous winner, and Carnelle's determined to equal her, no matter what
 
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.08 for Miss Firec ... to 1.00 for When ladie ...)
Alternative Names
ヘンリー, ベス
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