WorldCat Identities

Colt, Alvin

Overview
Works: 44 works in 52 publications in 1 language and 60 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Costume designer, Artist, Recipient
Classifications: ML50.R7517, 782.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alvin Colt
Li'l Abner by Melvin Frank ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the beloved cartoon strip from Al Capp, Li'l Abner takes place in the hillbilly town of Dogpatch. When the city is chosen as a test site for A-bombs, its colorful citizens take up the good fight, with lots of fun and merriment
Mary Stuart ( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phoenix Theatre (a project of Theatre Incorporated), T. Edward Hambleton, Norris Houghton, managing directors presents Eva Le Gallienne, Irene Worth, in Friederich Schiller's "Mary Stuart," a new adaptation by Jean Stock Goldstone and John Reich, with Max Adrian, Douglas Campbell, John Colicos, Robert Goodier, Michael Hogan, William Hutt, Ellis Rabb, Dorothy Sands, directed by Tyrone Guthrie, scenery and lighting by Donald Oenslager, costumes by Alvin Colt, incidental music by Michael Colicchio
Phoenix '55 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phoenix Theatre, T. Edward Hambleton, Norris Houghton presents Nancy Walker in "Phoenix '55," a new musical revue with Harvey Lembeck, Joshua Shelley, Louise Hoff, Kenneth Harvey, Bill Heyer, Marge Redmond, Elton Warren, Jo Wilder, music by David Baker, lyrics by David Craig, sketches by Ira Wallach, production staged by Marc Daniels, choreography by Boris Runanin, musical direction by Buster Davis, scenery designed by Eldon Elder, costumes designed by Alvin Colt, ballet music by John Morris, orchestrations by Ralph Burns and Clare Grundmann, lighting by Klaus Holm (the idea for this revue was conceived by Nicholas Benton and Stark Hesseltine)
Ballet Caravan (Motion picture) ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clutterbuck ( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At Manhattan theatres, week of January 23, 1950, Biltmore Theatre, Irving L. Jacobs in association with David Merrick presents Arthur Margetson in "Clutterbuck," a new comedy by Benn W. Levy with Tom Helmore, Ruth Matteson, Ruth Ford, Claire Carleton, staged by Norris Houghton, setting by Samuel Leve, costumes supervised by Alvin Colt. Commencing Saturday evening, December 3, 1949
Top banana ( Book )
2 editions published between 1951 and 1952 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winter Garden, Paula Stone and Mike Sloane present Phil Silvers in "Top Banana" (a new musical comedy), with Rose Marie, Jack Albertson, Lindy Doherty, Judy Lynn, Bob Scheerer, Joey Faye, Bradford Hatton, Herbie Faye, Eddie Hanley, Walter Dare Wahl, Zachary A. Charles, Hal Loman, Joan Fields, Johnny Trama, book by Hy Kraft, words and music by Johnny Mercer, settings and lighting by Joe Mielziner, dances by Ron Fletcher, costumes designed by Alvin Colt, musical director Harold Hastings, vocal arrangements and direction by Hugh Martin, orchestrations by Don Walker, produciton directed by Jack Donohue, production associate Harry Zevin
Fanny; a musical play by Harold Rome ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Majestic Theatre, David Merrick and Joshua Logan present Ezio Pinza, Walter Slezak, a new musical play "Fanny," musical play by S.N. Behrman and Joshua Logan, music and lyrics by Harold Rome, directed by Joshua Logan, scenery and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes by Alvin Colt, dances by Helen Tamiris, musical direction and vocal arrangements Lehman Engel, orchestral arrangements Philip J. Lang, music continuity Trude Rittman, with Florence Henderson, William Tabbert, Nejla Ates, Alan Carney, Gerald Price, Edna Preston, Don McHenry
Parade of stars ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tribute to vaudeville staged at the Palace Theatre, intended as a benefit for the Actors' Fund of America. In the heyday of vaudeville the Palace was the venue regarded as the symbol of a vaudevillian's success. Several of the performers in this program portray top stars of vaudeville, and deliver songs or comedy routines with which they are identified
Pipe dream ( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam S. Shubert Theatre, Rodgers & Hammerstein present Helen Traubel, William Johnson, in a new musical "Pipe Dream," co-starring Judy Tyler with Mike Kellin, G.D. Wallace, music by Richard Rodgers, book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein 2nd, based on the novel "Sweet Thursday" by John Steinbeck, directed by Harold Clurman, scenery and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes by Alvin Colt, orchestrations by Robert Russell Bennett, musical director Salvatore Dell'Isola, dances and musical numbers staged by Boris Runanin
Night of 100 stars ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Variety show paying tribute to the worlds of show business, sports, fashion, and other fields. Gregory Hines opens the tribute to dance with a tap solo at ca. 41 min. into cassette 1. This performance was a fundraiser for the Actors' Fund of America
Saratoga [motion picture] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Waiting in the wings (excerpts) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reviewer's reel of excerpts from the Broadway production of Noel Coward's play Waiting in the wings. Written in 1960, the play premiered in New York on Dec. 16, 1999 and closed on May 28, 2000. This reel includes brief excerpts from the show and the curtain call featuring the entire cast
Alvin Colt designs by Alvin Colt ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection consists of twelve boxes of costume designs (357 plates) for television productions (1961-1990), beginning with THE ENCHANTED NUTCRACKER but primarily from the 1970s and 1980s, and two boxes of sketches (18) for set designs for the theater from an earlier period of Colt's career (1935-1953)
Charade, Ballet Caravan, Marie Jeanne by Alvin Colt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Broadway dress parade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Panel discussion on theater costume design with designers Alvin Colt, William Ivey Long, and Patricia Zipprodt, moderated by Jane Greenwood
Putting it together on Broadway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Designers for the theater discuss the collaboration needed to coordinate the lighting, sound, costumes, and sets for a Broadway show
Kaleidoscope ( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
New York City Center of Music and Drama, New York City Ballet, George Balanchine, artistic director, Jerome Robbins, associate artistic director, Leon Barzin, musical director, Lincoln Kirstein, general director, Lew Christensen, administrative director. II. "Kaleidoscope," music by Kabalevsky, choreography by Ruthanna Boris, costumes by Alvin Colt, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, conductor: Leon Barzin
Correspondence and contracts by Alvin Colt ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Aspern papers drame en 2 actes et 5 sc by Michael Redgrave ( )
1 edition published in 1962 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Costume designs by Alvin Colt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two costume designs in watercolor with fabric swatches attached, signed and dated
 
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