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Burnett, Carol

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Works: 949 works in 1,817 publications in 6 languages and 42,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Children's films  Autobiographies  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Singer, Interviewee, Host, Commentator, Author of introduction, Recipient, Contributor, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN2287.B85, 791.4372
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Annie by Jamie Foxx( visu )
115 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,421 libraries worldwide
Lavish musical production of the story about comic strip character Little Orphan Annie who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks
Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who! by Jim Carrey( visu )
29 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,573 libraries worldwide
An elephant named Horton discovers the city of Whoville in a spect of dust, and decides to protect the city from the dangers of the jungle where he lives
The secret world of Arrietty by Saoirse Ronan( visu )
19 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
"In a secret world hidden beneath the floorboards, little people called Borrowers live quietly among us. But when tenacious and tiny Arrietty is discovered by Shawn, a human boy, their secret and forbidden friendship blossoms into an extraordinary adventure"--Container
In such good company : eleven years of laughter, mayhem, and fun in the sandbox by Carol Burnett( Book )
11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
"Comedy legend Carol Burnett tells the hilarious behind-the-scenes story of her iconic weekly variety series, The Carol Burnett Show. Who but Carol Burnett herself has the timing, talent, and wit to pull back the curtain on the Emmy-Award winning show that made television history for eleven glorious seasons? In Such Good Company delves into little-known stories of the guests, sketches and antics that made the show legendary, as well as some favorite tales too good not to relive again. Carol lays it allout for us, from the show's original conception to its evolution into one of the most beloved primetime programs of its generation. Written with all the charm and humor fans expect from a masterful entertainer like Carol Burnett, In Such Good Company skillfully highlights the elements that made the show so successful in a competitive period when TV variety shows ruled the air waves. Putting the spotlight on everyone from her talented costars to her amazing guest stars--the most celebrated and popular entertainers of their day--Carol crafts a lively portrait of the talent and creativity that went into every episode. Here are all the topics readers want to know more about, including: how the show almost didn't air due to the misgivings of certain CBS vice presidents; how she discovered and hired Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence, Lyle Waggoner, and Tim Conway; anecdotes about guest stars and her close freindships with many of them, including Lucille Ball, Roddy Mcdowell, Jim Nabors, Bernadette Peters, Betty Grable, Steve Lawrence, Eydie Gorme, Gloria Swanson, Rita Hayworth, and Betty White; the people behind the scenes from Bob Mackie, her costume designer and partner in crime, to the wickedly funny cameraman who became a fixture during the show's opening Q and Carol's takes on her favorite sketches and the unpredictable moments that took both the cast and viewers by surprise. This book is Carol's love letter to a golden era in television history through the lens of her brilliant show which won no less than 25 Emmy Awards! Get the best seat in the house as she reminisces about the outrageous tales that made working on the show as much fun as watching it"--
The Carol Burnett Show : show stoppers ( visu )
44 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,287 libraries worldwide
Two episodes of the television show featuring a variety of comedy skits, songs, dances, and satires ; includes introductions to each episode by Carol Burnett, Tim Conway, and Harvey Korman
The trumpet of the swan by E. B White( visu )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 925 libraries worldwide
"When triplets are born to proud trumpeter swan parents, everyone is bursting with joy. All seems perfect until they discover that their only son, Louie, can't speak. And without a voice, Louie can't compete against his loudmouth rival, Boyd, for the affections of his true love, Serena. But with help from a boy at camp and his teacher, and with dubious guidance from a big city agent, Louie discovers his own unique talents whichi help him find his place in the world"--Container
Post grad ( visu )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Ryden Malby has a master plan. Graduate college, get a great job, hang out with her best friend and find the perfect guy. But her plan spins out of control when she's forced to move back home with her eccentric family. By the time she lands her dream job, Ryden realizes it's meaningless without the man of her dreams, and the people she loves
In such good company : eleven years of laughter, mayhem, and fun in the sandbox by Carol Burnett( Sound Recording )
12 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 837 libraries worldwide
-- In Such Good Company Here are all the topics readers want to know more about, including:???how the show almost didn't air due to the misgivings of certain CBS vice presidents;???how she discovered and hired Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence, Lyle Waggoner, and Tim Conway;???anecdotes about guest stars and her close freindships with many of them, including Lucille Ball, Roddy Mcdowell, Jim Nabors, Bernadette Peters, Betty Grable, Steve Lawrence, Eydie Gorme, Gloria Swanson, Rita Hayworth, and Betty White;???the people behind the scenes from Bob Mackie, her costume designer and partner in crime, to the wickedly funny cameraman who became a fixture during the show's opening Q???and Carol's takes on her favorite sketches and the unpredictable moments that took both the cast and viewers by surprise. This audiobook is Carol's love letter to a golden era in television history through the lens of her brilliant show which won no less than 25 Emmy Awards! Get the best seat in the house as she reminisces about the outrageous tales that made working on the show as much fun as watching it. Includes cast interviews, a conversation with Dick Cavett, and much more! From the Compact Disc edition
Once upon a mattress by Mary Rodgers( visu )
11 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
"Queen Aggravian sabotages the efforts of every young princess who hopes to marry her son, Prince Dauntless--and no one else can settle down until he does. Honorable Sir Harry is determined to marry the lovely Lady Larken, so he sets off for faraway lands and returns with an unlikely candidate: Princess Winnifred from the swamps. It's love at first sight for the Prince, so the Queen sets about planning her most difficult challenge yet. The palace is filled with merriment and mischief while everyone wonders, will Princess "Fred" pass the Queen's test?"--The container
"Noises off--" by Michael Frayn( visu )
23 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 674 libraries worldwide
A travelling theater group has so much going on behind the curtain, they almost ruin their performance in front of the curtain
Once upon a mattress : original cast by Mary Rodgers( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1959 and 1993 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
A 1959 Broadway original cast soundtrack based on Hans Christian Andersen's tale, the Princess and the Pea
Follies in concert by Stephen Sondheim( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
This documentary follows the preparations for a concert performance of composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim's 1971 musical "Follies." Ranging from the rehearsal rooms to backstage and including interviews with the composer and cast, it concludes with musical excerpts from the concert
The four seasons by Antonio Vivaldi( visu )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Three very close-knit upper middle-class couples periodically take vacations together. These gatherings turn into a bittersweet exploration of not only their friendship, but divorce and its consequences, after one of the men leaves his wife for a much younger woman
Moon over Broadway ( visu )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Broadway comedy Moon over Buffalo
Make 'em laugh : the funny business of America ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
The documentary explores the currents of American comedy throughout a century of social and political change, illuminating how comedy has tackled and poked fun at our political system, race relations, gender issues, and the prevailing American standards and taboos in everyday life. Melding performance, biography and history, it features interviews with over 90 comedians, writers, producers, and historians
Follies : in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
12 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's 1971 musical returns with a new production that features two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters
The front page by Billy Wilder( visu )
5 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
The story finds hard-nosed editor Walter Burns trying every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter Hildy Johnson from leaving the newspaper business to get married
Let's bump up the lights! ( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Here, Carol Burnett and her incredibly talented cast are reunited before a live audience to relive, recount and remember their favorite moments captured in the legendary Question and Answer segment
Who's on first? Verbal and visual gems from the films of Abbott & Costello by Richard J Anobile( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Collection of comedy routines by the classic comedy duo Abbott and Costello
Carol Burnett by A. & E. Television Network( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
In this interview, viewers will learn how this legendary comedienne and actress rose to stardom from the New York stage, to television and to Hollywood
 
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Alternative Names
Burnett, Carol Creighton 1933-..
Carol Burnett actrice américaine
Carol Burnett Amerikaans actrice
Carol Burnett amerikansk sanger og skuespiller
Carol Burnett amerikansk songar og skodespelar
Carol Burnett attrice statunitense
Carol Burnett US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Керъл Бърнет
Кэрол Бёрнетт
קרול ברנט
קרול ברנט זמרת אמריקאית
كارول بيرنت
کارول برنت
کارول برنت بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی
کیرول برنیٹ
캐럴 버넷
キャロル・バーネット
卡羅爾·博內特
卡洛·柏奈特
卡瑞·贝纳特
Languages
English (412)
Spanish (16)
French (9)
German (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (2)
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