WorldCat Identities

Henley, Beth

Overview
Works: 118 works in 364 publications in 9 languages and 12,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Comedy plays  Tragedies (Drama)  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction  Domestic drama  Filmed interviews 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3558.E4962, 812.54
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Most widely held works about Beth Henley
 
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Crimes of the heart : a play by Beth Henley( Book )

44 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 2,357 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 )

19 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beth Henley : collected plays by Beth Henley( Book )

in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A worn path by Eudora Welty( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 debutante ball by Beth Henley( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and German and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beth Henley : four plays by Beth Henley( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wake of Jamey Foster by Beth Henley( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True stories by David Byrne( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 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 )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monologues for women by Beth Henley( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crimes of the heart by Beth Henley( Recording )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 262 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
Am I blue : a play by Beth Henley( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American Short Plays 2001-2002( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crimes of the heart by Beth Henley( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three off-beat sisters who reunite after a bizarre incident must overcome sibling jealousies and the family reputation for taking the easy way out
The Lucky Spot : a play by Beth Henley( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 194 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 )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced: Manhattan Theatre Club (New York, NY), October 21, 1990
Miss Firecracker by Thomas Schlamme( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 177 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
Revelers by Beth Henley( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 136 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 )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Crimes of the heart : a play
Alternative Names
Beth Henley actrice américaine

Beth Henley Amerikaans actrice

Beth Henley amerikansk skådespelare

Beth Henley amerikansk skodespelar

Beth Henley amerikansk skuespiller

Beth Henley dramaturge et comédienne américaine

Beth Henley US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Хенли, Бет

بث هنلی بازیگر آمریکایی

ベス・ヘンリー

ヘンリー, ベス

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The Miss Firecracker contest : a playBeth Henley : collected playsBeth Henley : four playsImpossible marriageMonologues for womenCrimes of the heartAm I blue : a playThe Best American Short Plays 2001-2002