WorldCat Identities

Cara, Irene 1959-

Overview
Works: 299 works in 492 publications in 5 languages and 7,661 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Biography  Film adaptations  Fiction  Musicals 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Lyricist, Composer, Other, Vocalist, Dancer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Irene Cara
 
Most widely held works by Irene Cara
Fame by Michael Gore ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of various students at the High School of Performing Arts in New York. City. Dance sequences include an audition, classes, a ballet solo by Antonia Franceschi, and the ensemble numbers "Fame" and "I sing the body electric."
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Happily ever after by Jonathan Couch ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wedding of Snow White and the Prince is interrupted by the evil Queen's brother, the wizard Lord Maliss, who captures the Prince. Snow White goes on a quest to rescue her true love, with help from the Dwarfelles, seven whimsical little ladies with magical powers over the Earth's elements and animals
Sparkle ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Harlem in 1958, this musical tells the story of three sisters struggling to find stardom as a singing group. But they learn that wishing on a star is one thing, and that being the star can be a one-way ticket to self-destruction
Billboard top hits, 1980 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fame the original soundtrack from the motion picture by Michael Gore ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music mostly by Michael Gore
The Magic voyage ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of the crew, some friendly animals, and a lot of luck, Pico the woodworm and Christopher Columbus make it to the New World. But the battle is not over as Marilyn, a beautiful and magical firefly, is captured by the evil "Swarm Lord." It's up to Pico, Columbus and the gang to save the day
The full monty music from the motion picture by Anne Dudley ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Original soundtrack from the motion picture "Flashdance" by Giorgio Moroder ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
City heat by Richard Benjamin ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and French and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 1930s, a private investigator teams up with his old partner to fight the mob, but they can't stand each other
Flashdance by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex Owens is a Pittsburgh steel worker by day and an exotic dancer by night. Her dream is to get into a real dance company. With encouragement from her boss/boyfriend, she may get her chance
Pure disco ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
For us, the living the story of Medgar Evers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Flashdance by Giorgio Moroder ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original amateur hour ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long before TV's American Idol became a mega-hit, there was one radio and television series that started the talent competition craze. It was called The Original Amateur Hour. Almost 50 major stars of movies, records, stage, screen and television got their start on this series
Guyana tragedy the story of Jim Jones ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Self-appointed messiah Jim Jones takes his own life along with those of 913 members of The People's Temple in their Jonestown Guyana religious commune
D.C. Cab ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young southerner (Baldwin) travels to Washington, D.C. to seek his fortune, and gets a job as a cabbie in a company owned and managed by a friend of his late father (Gail). The wide-eyed youth is determined to win acceptance by the rag-tag group of crazies who are the drivers for the struggling cab company
Grammy's greatest moments ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Honkytonk man Pink cadillac and City heat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pink cadillac (1989, 122 min.): Jump bail and skip tracer Tommy Nowak will track you down before the ink on your fake I.D. is dry. Like a Canadian Mountie, he always gets his man. But will he get his woman?
 
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Alternative Names
Escalera, Irene 1959-
Escalera, Irene T., 1959-
Irene Care
Irene Carra
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