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Sharaff, Irene

Overview
Works: 167 works in 229 publications in 3 languages and 7,332 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Stories, plots, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Musical films 
Roles: Costume designer, ard, Contributor, Artist, Designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Irene Sharaff, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Irene Sharaff
An American in Paris by George Gershwin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
The best years of our lives by William Wyler ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans after WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives
West Side story by Robert Wise ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A couple is invited to the home of a professor and his sharp-tongued wife, and are treated to verbal battles by their hosts
A star is born by Max Steiner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drunken waning movie star Norman Maine meets showgirl Esther Blodgett when he literally stumbles into her act one night. A friendship develops which blossoms into romance but tensions increase as Esther's career takes off while Norman's plummets
Call me madam by Walter Lang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sally Adams has made it her business to know everyone worth knowing in Washington, D.C., and her penchant for parties pays off when she's appointed U.S. Ambassador to Lichtenburg. Once she is installed in her new position, shes falls in love with the sauve Foreign Minister Cosmo Constantine, while Princess Maria has her head turned by Sally's press attaché, Kenneth
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Saint Louis before the 1904 World's Fair, Alonzo Smith threatens to uproot his family and move to New York, which greatly upsets his wife and four daughters
Elizabeth Taylor [&] Richard Burton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?: Martha and George are a bitter aging couple who, with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other
The King and I by Richard Rodgers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Englishwoman in 19th-century Siam finds the country and its ruler torn between tradition and the ways of the western world
William Shakespeare's the taming of the shrew ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1993 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the life of Cleopatra, queen of ancient Egypt from her ascension to the throne through her struggle for power and her loves and entanglements with Julius Caesar and Marc Anthony
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate
Afternoon of a faun ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tape opens with a close-up of the program for the performance. Afternoon of a faun is filmed in close shot and lasts approximately 12 minutes. The remainder of the tape contains Antique epigraphs, also filmed in close shot. Afternoon of a faun is set to Debussy's Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, and Antique epigraphs is set to his Six epigraphes antiques and Syrinx
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue [Close shot] ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cleopâtre ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
West Side story : a musical by Leonard Bernstein ( Book )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
A tree grows in Brooklyn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1951 and 1952 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alvin Theatre, George Abbott, in association with Robert Fryer presents Shirley Booth, Johnny Johnston, in "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn," a new musical (based on Betty Smith's novel), book by Betty Smith & George Abbott, music by Arthur Schwartz, lyrics by Dorothy Fields, with Marcia Van Dyke, Nathaniel Frey, Nomi Mitty, Lou Wills Jr., scenery and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes by Irene Sharaff, choreography by Herbert Ross, musical supervision by Jay Blackton, musical arrangements by Joe Glover & Robert Russell Bennett, musical director Max Goberman, production directed by George Abbott
Broadway & Hollywood : costumes designed by Irene Sharaff by Irene Sharaff ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La bisbetica domata ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate
Interplay ( Book )
3 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries 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. "Interplay," first performed in concert varieties, Ziegfeld Theatre, June, 1945, music by Morton Gould (American Concertette), choreography by Jerome Robbins, scenery and costumes by Irene Sharaff, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, piano solo: Simon Sadoff, conductor: Leon Barzin
 
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Alternative Names
Haraff, Irene S.
Šaraf, Īrīni
Sharaff
Languages
English (63)
French (5)
Italian (1)
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