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Loquasto, Santo

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Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers-in-law deal with moral and marital problems
Café society by Woody Allen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the 1930s, Woody Allen's bittersweet romance Café Society follows Bronx-born Bobby Dorfman to Hollywood--where he falls in love--and back to New York, where he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life"--Container
Irrational man by Woody Allen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy professor Abe Lucas is at rock bottom emotionally, unable to find any meaning or joy in life. He feels that everything he's tried to do from political activism to teaching hasn't made any difference. Abe gets involved with two women: Rita Richards, a lonely professor who is unhappy in her marriage; and Jill Pollard, his best student, who becomes his closest friend. Pure chance changes everything when Abe and Jill overhear a stranger's conversation and become drawn in
Small time crooks by Woody Allen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray is an ex-convict who is married to Frenchy, a former stripper. Ray concocts a scheme to rob a bank by digging a tunnel from a defunct pizza place next door. As a cover, Frenchy opens a cookie shop in the storefront while Ray digs in the back. Ray's burglary is a failure, but Frenchy's cookies are a rousing success, and within a year the store has spawned a nationwide franchise that makes both rich. However, while Ray wants to move to Miami and bask in the sun, nouveau riche Frenchy now aspires to join high society, with posh art dealer David as her guide
The curse of the jade scorpion by Woody Allen( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crime caper guaranteed to make you laugh. C.W. Briggs, the top insurance investigator (Woody Allan) and Betty Ann Fitzgerald, the new efficiency expert (Helen Hunt) detest each other, until, at a work function, they are hypnotised by a sinister showman. He not only makes them fall in love, but secretly programs them to commit daring crimes - crimes that C.W. must then solve
Hollywood ending by Woody Allen( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Waxman is a one-time cinematic genius down on his luck. Luckily, he receives a script for a period noir set against the backdrop of 1940s New York City. His ex-wife has managed to convince a high-powered studio head, to take a chance on Val's "unique vision." Just when the cameras are ready to roll, however, Val finds that unique vision in jeopardy -- literally -- as he's struck with a psychosomatic case of blindness. When efforts to cure him fail, Val contrives a scheme to forge ahead with the picture, for fear of blowing his one last chance at greatness
Anything else by Woody Allen( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an aspiring young writer falls head-over-heels in love with a free-spirited, hard-to-please young woman, he soon discover's he is going to have to work doubly hard to make their love work
The Catherine wheel by Twyla Tharp Dance Foundation( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary choreographic vision of the modern world and modern life taking the martyrdom of Saint Catherine on the wheel as a point of departure. The filmed performance is preceded by an introductory interview with Twyla Tharp and leading members of the troupe
Don Quixote : (Kitri's wedding) : a ballet in three acts by L Minkus( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in sunny Spain, Don Quixote has always been popular in icy Russia. Choreographed by Mikhail Baryshnikov after Petipa and Gorsky for American Ballet Theatre, it is again a pretext for marvelous dancing. The plot is simple: in Barcelona, young Kitri and her lover Basilio must outwit her father, who wants her to marry the rich Gamache. Kitri's incidental protector is Don Quixote, who sees the feminine ideal in all the women he meets. The path of the plotting lovers travels through a tavern, a gypsy camp, a windmill attack, a fake suicide, and finally a festive wedding. Baryshnikov both pays homage to and revitalizes one of the most popular and joyful ballets in the surviving Russian imperial ballet's repertory
Paul Taylor Dance Company in Paris by Andy Sommer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Taylor, among the last living members of the second generation of America's modern dance artists, is widely considered to be one of the foremost American choreographers of the 20th century. This program recorded in 2012 at the Theatre National de Chaillot in Paris is composed of two ballets - Brandenburgs- opus 88 (1988), set to Bach's Brandenburg Concertos, and Beloved Renegade- opus 129 (2008) set to Poulenc's Gloria and inspired by the life and work of Walt Whitman
Twyla Tharp: Making Television Dance( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration by one of America's most eminent choreographer/dancers, Twyla Tharp, of the relationship between the complex technology of television and the realm of dance. By utilizing the almost infinite creative genius and vitality of the dancer{u2019}s art and the possibilities presented by television{u2019}s highly sophisticated science, Twyla Tharp has produced a fusion of the two-a creation which is both television and dance carried to the highest degree. The freedom allowed by video techniques and the creatively provided by Twyla Tharp{u2019}s choreography complement one another perfectly, and make possible an exciting and innovative dance/video work
Radio days by Woody Allen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grazie alla voce narrante di Joe, la narrazione introduce lo spettatore a Rockaway, vicino Brooklyn, tra la fine degli anni Trenta e l'inizio degli anni Quaranta. Joe è un bambino che vive in una singolare famiglia ebrea che fa accompagnare ogni sua azione, ogni più piccolo avvenimento dai programmi radiofonici Joe, che ha nel 'Vendicatore mascherato' il suo idolo, conduce un'esistenza non troppo agiata: nella stessa abitazione convive tutta la famiglia della madre, formata, oltre dai genitori del bambino (un padre di cui non si conosce la professione e una madre che discute con il marito su qualunque cosa, anche sulla grandezza degli oceani), dallo zio Abe (soggetto di scarsa personalità che porta ogni giorno a casa una gran quantità di pesce fresco), dalla moglie Ceil (che sogna una vita lussuosa ma si trova ogni giorno a dover pulire il pesce che il marito porta a casa), dall'altra zia Bea (che sogna il grande amore), dalla cugina Ruth (che ascolta le telefonate dei vicini) e dai grotteschi nonni. Parallelamente si assiste alla vita non meno singolare delle stars della radio. Sally è una sigaraia che decide di fare carriera a tutti i costi: un giorno assiste all'omicidio del padrone del night in cui lavora, ma il killer, invece di ucciderla, l'aiuta tramite un cugino mafioso ad entrare nel mondo dello spettacolo. I giorni si susseguono, e così anche i ricordi legati alle canzoni trasmesse alla radio: scoppia la Guerra e l'annuncio è dato radiofonicamente, così come la terribile notizia della morte di una bambina rimasta intrappolata in un pozzo, fino ad arrivare al Capodanno del 1944, durante il quale, al King Cole Room, un locale alla moda, confluiscono tutti i nomi famosi della radio, compresa Sally che nel frattempo ha fatto carriera, mentre a casa di Joe la famiglia è collegata alla serata tramite l'apprezzata scatola parlante
Salome by Richard Strauss( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indisputably one of the greatest Salomes of all time, Karita Mattila reprises her stunning interpretation including her unforgettable 'Dance of the Seven Veils'. With Strauss's groundbreaking music magnifying the degenerate atmosphere and building the erotic tension, it's oneopera that is as shocking today as it was at its premiere in 1905. Patrick Summers conducts the Metropolitan Opera and Chorus. Originally broadcast October 11, 2008
Manhattan murder mystery by Woody Allen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored Manhattan housewife becomes convinced her next-door neighbor has committed a murder
Zelig by Woody Allen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This spoof of documentary films stars Woody Allen as Leonard Zelig, the famous "Chameleon Man" of the 1920's, whose personality was so vague he would assume the characteristics of whomever he came into contact with. Filmed in black-and-white, the movie simulates the look of a newsreel, complete with stentorian narration
New York stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy about life in the big city. "Life lessons" is the tale of a passionate painter (Nolte) torn between his obsession for his art and his infatuation with his sultry assistant (Arquette). "Life without Zoe" is a whimsical fantasy of a very grown-up 12-year-old who brings charm and magic to life in New York. "Oedipus wrecks" is the story of a neurotic lawyer (Allen) who cannot escape the influence of his mother
Big by Penny Marshall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of being a kid, Josh Baskin wishes he was big. When he wakes up the next day, he's an adult! Now, Josh must hold down a job and please a new boss. Tougher still, he must convince his best friend that he's still himself, and explain to a beautiful woman who falls for him, that he's not. Soon, Josh just wants to be a kid again, but can he?
Everyone says I love you by Woody Allen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of one wealthy, eccentric and romantically challenged extended family from New York's Upper West Side
Dancemaker by Matthew Diamond( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary featuring a close-up view of choreographer Paul Taylor and his dance company during a specific period of time (1997-1998), beginning with the first rehearsals for Piazzolla caldera and covering a tour to India, and concluding with the City Center premiere of Piazzolla caldera. This view is juxtaposed with glimpses of the past, provided through archival footage and the reminiscences of Taylor and some of his former dancers. A portrait of Taylor as an artist and individual is created through his own statements as well as the observations of his dancers and associates, critics, and others. In addition to Piazzolla caldera, the many dance excerpts include: Esplanade, Company B, Musical offering, Polaris, Three epitaphs, 7 new dances (Events II, Epic, Duet), Scudorama, Aureole, Airs, Cloven kingdom, Last look, Offenbach overtures, Eventide
Speaking in tongues by Matthew Diamond( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Paul Taylor Dance Company presents "Speaking in Tongues" a 1992 Emmy winner
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.22 for Café soci ... to 1.00 for Company B, ...)

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Alternative Names
Loquasto, Santo Richard

Santo Loquasto

Santo Loquasto American producetion designer

Santo Loquasto Amerikaans scenograaf

Santo Loquasto décorateur, costumier, diplômé de la Yale drama school

Santo Loquasto scenografo, costumista e designer statunitense

Santo Loquasto US-amerikanischer Bühnenbildner und Kostümdesigner