WorldCat Identities

Carroll, Vinnette

Overview
Works: 47 works in 75 publications in 2 languages and 1,234 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Interviews  Filmed plays  Musical films  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Juvenile works 
Roles: Interviewee, Author, Adapter, Performer, Director, Conductor, Librettist, Editor
Classifications: PN2270.A35, 792
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vinnette Carroll
When hell freezes over, I'll skate by Vinnette Carroll( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical celebration of the joy and survival of black music, song and poetry since the days of America's Civil War. Includes the poetry of Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen and many others
Don't bother me, I can't cope : a musical entertainment by Micki Grant( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in Undetermined and English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black theater interviews( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black theatre the making of a movement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recaptures the birth of a new theatre from the Civil Rights activism of the 1950's, '60s, and '70s. Presents an encyclopedia of the leading figures, institutions and events. Clips from historic productions include the first all-black production of Genet's The Blacks, along with A Raisin in the sun, Black girl, Dutchman, and For Colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf
Croesus and the witch by Micki Grant( )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the blues American Negro poetry by Rosey E Pool( Recording )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents works of Afro-American poets including Leslie M. Collins, Paul Veasey, Gwendolyn Brooks, Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, and Sterling Brown
Vinette Carroll's when hell freezes over I'll skate( Visual )

2 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight member ensemble from the Urban Arts Theater sings and dances in a celebration of Afro-American music, song, life, and poetry
Black nativity gospel on Broadway by Langston Hughes( Recording )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Nativity gospel on Broadway!( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Croesus and the witch by Micki Grant( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano/vocal selections from Vinnette Carroll's Your arms too short to box with God by Alex Bradford( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trumpets of the Lord( Book )

2 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Sheridan Square, Theodore Mann, in association with Will B. Sandler presents James Weldon Johnson's "Trumpets of the Lord," a musical adaptation by Vinnette Carroll of "God's Trombone," directed by Donald McKayle, musical director Howard Roberts, Al Freeman, Jr., Theresa Merritt, Lex Monson, and Cicely Tyson, with Elizabeth Brown, Bill Glover, Bernice Hall, Garwood Perkins, William Stewart, setting by Ed Wittstein, lighting by Nicola Cernovich, costumes by Normand Maxon, associate producer Jay Stanwyck
Beyond the Blues. (American Negro Poetry. Phonodisc, Edited by Rosey E. Pool) by Rosey E., Comp Pool( Recording )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Your arm's too short to box with God : conceived from the book of Matthew by Alex Bradford( )

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

Typescript, dated 1975. Lacks music. It opened at the Lyceum Theatre, New York, N.Y., on Dec. 22, 1976
The Urban Arts Corps when hell freezes over, we'll skate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documentary on the Urban Arts Corps, a theatrical company founded by Vinnette Carroll as a means of developing and showcasing talent in minority communities. Carroll, members of her staff, and the performers discuss various facets of their experience with the company. The wide range of the company's activities is displayed through rehearsal excerpts of its many productions
Urban Arts Corps records by N.Y.) Urban Arts Corps (New York( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Urban Arts Corps records consists of the production records for plays produced by UAC from 1967-1983 (bulk dates 1972-1979), and a separate body of material relating to Vinnette Carroll. The material has been divided into two series: Production Files and Vinnette Carroll. The Production Files contain an assortment of material; however, there is not every kind of material for each production. A sample of the file contents include cast lists, contracts, correspondence, director's notes, new releases, programs, reviews, and scripts. The second series documents Carroll's professional activities in the theater prior to her becoming the founding director of the Urban Arts Corp. Included are materials regarding her career as an actor and a director
The prodigal son( )

1 edition published in 1965 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The ups and downs of Theophilus Maitland by Vinnette Carroll( )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Croesus and the witch by Vinnette Carroll( )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't bother me, I can't cope by Vinnette Carroll( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Carroll, Vinette

Languages
English (58)

French (1)

Covers
Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community