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Bolger, Ray

Works: 254 works in 597 publications in 9 languages and 16,763 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Music  Fantasy fiction  Film and video adaptations  Musical films  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Vocalist, Narrator, Singer, Speaker, Other, Contributor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ray Bolger
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
163 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 8,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
The Wizard of Oz selections from the original motion picture by Harold Arlen ( Recording )
33 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The full cast album recording of Andrew Lloyd Webber's stunning new production of The Wizard Of Oz. This 25 track set includes all the much-loved songs from the Oscar-winning movie score by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg plus new songs by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. The Wizard Of Oz features the full cast of performers from this all-new production including the multi-award winning Michael Crawford and Danielle Hope, the winner of the BBC One hit TV show Over The Rainbow. The superb supporting cast comprises of Edward Baker-Duly (Tin Man), David Ganly (Cowardly Lion), Paul Keating (Scarecrow), Emily Tierney (Glinda) and Hannah Waddingham (Wicked Witch Of the West) accompanied by a 36 strong ensemble. Developed from the ever-popular 1939 screenplay, The Wizard of Oz is an enchanting adaptation of the all-time classic, totally reconceived for the stage bringing the joys of this magical tale back into our lives. The CD Digipak contains a 32 page booklet that includes the full libretto
The great Ziegfeld by Robert Z Leonard ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ziegfeld is a theatrical impresario, whose show business empire begins when he stage-manages a tour for a strongman. With almost no money in the bank, he charms European stage star Anna Held to headline his "Follies". From 1907, Ziegfeld stages annual editions of Broadway's most fabulous revue. Eventually, Ziegfeld abandons Anna in favor of other beauties. Ziegfeld comes to realize that his new romance with Follies-girl Audrey Dane, is all wrong, settling instead for good-natured actress Billie Burke. Bankrupted by the Depression, Ziegfeld dies as he plans a spectacular comeback
Babes in toyland ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Santa Claus's incompetent assistants accidentally make some giant wooden soldiers, which come in handy when a villain tries to take over Toyland
The Harvey girls by George Sidney ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and French and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a "Harvey House" restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar
That's dancing! ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and French and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Baryshnikov to break dancing, from Fred and Giner to Shirley and Bojangles, from movement depicted on Grecian urns to the kaleidoscopic pizzazz of Busby Berkely spectaculars
Captains and the kings an American dynasty ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph Armagh is a poor Irish immigrant who is determined to create a better life for his family. He arrives in America in the mid-19th century. Through personal struggle, heartache and perseverance, he becomes one the the wealthest and most powerful men in the country
Oz by Harold Arlen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
April in Paris by David Butler ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The State Department wants Ethel Barrymore to represent the American theater at an arts exposition in Paris, but a beleaguered bureaucrat mismails Miss Barrymore's invitation to Miss Ethel "Dynamite" Jackson. She's a very blonde, very brassy chorus girl, who proves to be dynamite on the New York-to-Paris ocean crossing
Ultimate Broadway ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of 40 Broadway musical songs that span from 1943 to 1996
The music of Disney a legacy in song ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broadway's best at Pops ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some of Broadway's most beloved stars join the Boston Pops for show-stopping performances from the world's best-loved musicals. Featuring many legendary performers and conductors
The daydreamer ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Hans Christian Andersen falls asleep and dreams some of his most famous fairy tales
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een klein meisje maakt een avontuurlijke reis door het wonderland van Oz waar een grote tovenaar woont
All American by Charles Strouse ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and German and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter and the magic egg ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncle Amos tells the story of Mama and Papa Doppler. In danger of losing their farm to Tobias Tinwhiskers, the Dopplers get help from Peter and the Magic Egg
There's no place like home ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ingalls have moved to the city in the hopes of making a better living. The city turns out to be a harsh place. The Ingalls decide to return to Walnut Grove only to find it a dying town. It will take the Ingalls' love and devotion and a miracle to rebuild a shattered community
Little Oz stories by L. Frank Baum ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories about the American adventures of the Tin Woodman, the Scarecrow, the Woggle-Bug, and Jack Pumpkinhead, the Animated Saw Horse, and the Flying Gump
Look for the silver lining ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Marilyn Miller, Broadway's legendary musical star
Frank Loesser by Frank Loesser ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Bolger, Raymond Wallace
Bolger Raymond Wallace 1904-1987
Bulcao, Raymond Wallace.
Bulcao, Raymond Wallace 1904-1987 Wirklicher Name