WorldCat Identities

Kelly, George 1887-1974

Overview
Works: 75 works in 244 publications in 4 languages and 8,347 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy plays  Comedy films  Film adaptations  One-act plays  Art  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3521.E425, 812.008
Publication Timeline
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Craig's wife; a drama by George Kelly( Book )

21 editions published between 1925 and 1976 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Craig is a woman obsessed with her home and her possessions. She will not even allow her husband to smoke in the house, lest he stain or mar something. Luckily Walter Craig is blind to her faults
The show-off : a transcript of life in three acts by George Kelly( Book )

13 editions published between 1924 and 1951 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-act plays by modern authors by Helen Louise Cohen( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best American plays( )

in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The torch-bearers, a satirical comedy in three acts by George Kelly( Book )

21 editions published between 1923 and 1975 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tradition of Noises off, this comedy is an extraordinarily clever satire on amateur dramatics and the people who love them
The flattering word, and other one-act plays by George Kelly( Book )

11 editions published between 1920 and 1952 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy Mayme : a comedy by George Kelly( Book )

6 editions published between 1926 and 1954 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fatal weakness; a comedy by George Kelly( Book )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1948 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Edmund Plohn, manager, The Theatre Guild presents Ina Claire in George Kelly's new comedy "The Fatal Weakness," with Jane Seymour, Howard St. John, directed by the author, setting designed and lighted by Donald Oenslager, costumes supervised by Bianca Stroockm production under the supervision of Lawrence Langner and Theresa Helburn
Behold, the bridegroom by George Kelly( Book )

7 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip goes forth, a play in three acts by George Kelly( Book )

5 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The torch-bearers by George Kelly( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deep Mrs. Sykes, a play by George Kelly( Book )

4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plays by George Kelly( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

8 popular plays for amateurs in prompt book style; a practical production anthology by Eugene C Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflected glory, a play by George Kelly( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee Shubert (in association with Homer Curran) presents Tallulah Bankhead in "Reflected Glory," a comedy by George Kelly, settings designed by Norman Rock, play staged by Mr. Kelly
Finders keepers : a play in one act by George Kelly( Book )

10 editions published between 1916 and 1951 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kids who saved summer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three friends are looking forward to their summer vacation. No school, no homework, just hanging out together at the neighbourhood park. Little do they know Stone Construction Company is preparing to demolish the park and build a factory right where they plan on spending their summer. With the odds against them, they set out to save their park and save their summer"--Container
Doubting Thomas by Andrea del Verrocchio( Visual )

2 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Rogers plays Thomas Brown, president of Brown's Breakfast Sausage. All's well until Mrs. Brown decides to join an amateur theater group. Even a disastrous opening night fails to dampen anyone's enthusiasm, so Thomas resorts to other means to discourage his wife's theatrical ambitions
The show-off : a novel by George Kelly( Book )

14 editions published between 1924 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craig's wife by George Kelly( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartless woman marries a good and simple man only for the security he can bring to her. Her obsessive, narrow-minded search for perfection leaves her to the loneliness she has plotted for herself
 
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Alternative Names
George Edward Kelly

George Kelly Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1887-1974)

George Kelly commediografo, sceneggiatore e regista teatrale statunitense

George Kelly écrivain américain

George Kelly US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Kelly, George Edward 1887-1974

Kīlī, Jūrj 1887-1974

Джордж Келли

ג'ורג' קליי

ג'ורג' קליי שחקן אמריקאי

קעלי, דזשארדזש 1887־1974

جرج کلی

جورج كيلي

جورج كيلي، 1887-1974

Languages
English (165)

German (2)

Arabic (1)

Yiddish (1)

Covers
Three plays