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John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.)

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Works: 213 works in 281 publications in 4 languages and 4,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Portraits  Television adaptations  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Periodicals  Diaries 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PA3975.M4, 882
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Medea by Robinson Jeffers( visu )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
The Kennedy Center production of Euripides' great classic about a woman driven by emotion beyond the brink of rationality. Medea is abandoned by her husband Jason so he can marry the daughter of Creon, ruler of Corinth, and is exiled by Creon as a dangerous foreigner. She exacts revenge by causing the deaths of Creon and his daughter and by murdering her own and Jason's two children before escaping into exile in Athens
Portraits of the American stage, 1771-1971 : an exhibition in celebration of inaugural season of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts by National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Free to dance ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
The history of African American dance; emphasizes the role that African-American choreographers and dancers have played in the development of modern dance as an American form of art. Featuring the African American Dance Ensemble and other Black dance groups
Mosby, the Kennedy Center cat by Beppie Noyes( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
The chief ratcatcher at a performing arts center enjoys a very private and culturally rich life
Unleashed : the lives of White House pets by Ronald Kidd( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The new president's daughter, and her pet chihuahua, visit with some of the White House's previous first children and pets via a rattletrap jalopie time machine
BeStudent 1 acts ( serial )
in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
What do you dance ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The history of African American dance; examines the early development of modern dance set against the background of the Harlem renaissance, racial segregation and the great depression. Featured dance companies include The African American Dance Ensemble, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Forces of Nature Dance Theater, Garth Fagan Dance and Urban Bush Women
Great performances free to dance ( file )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"Free to Dance" is a three-part documentary, presented by PBS, on the role that African-American choreographers and dancers have played in the development of modern dance as an American form of art. This web site includes a timeline of events, historic and thematic essays, lesson plans, and biographies of African Americans important to dance
The skin of our teeth ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Thornton Wilder's "The Skin of Our Teeth"
The United States Marine Band ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1964 in No Linguistic Content and held by 8 libraries worldwide
America Dancing : the revolution goes worldwide ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A dancer's journal learning to perform the dances of Martha Graham by Jordy Kandinsky( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A moon for the misbegotten ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Eisenhower Theatre, The Kennedy Center presents Jason Robards, Colleen Dewhurst in Eugene O'Neill's "A Moon for the Misbegotten," with Ed Flanders, scenery and lighting by Ben Edwards, costumes by Jane Greenwood, directed by Jose Quintero, produced for Kennedy Center Productions, Inc. by Elliot Martin and Lester Osterman Productions
Long day's journey into night ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The John F. Kennedy Center presents Eugene O'Neill's "Long Day's Journey Into Night."
A streetcar named Desire ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Roger L. Steven, Chariman, Maratin Feinstein executive director, Julius Rudel, music direction, The Kennedy Center and Jules Irving, in association with Lucille Lortel and Alan Mandell, and by arrangement with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts present Lois Nettlton in Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire," featuring Barbara Eda-Young, Alan Feinstein, John Newton, setting by Douglas W. Schmidt, lighting by John Gleason, costumes by Nancy Potts, music composed by Cathy MacDonald, sound by Gary Harris, directed by Jules Irving
You're a good man, Charlie Brown ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Eisenhower Theater, Marvin Theatre, George Washington University, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, The Alliance for Arts Education and The Smithsonian Institution present the American College Theatre Festival VII, produced by the American Theatre Association, sponsored by Amoco Oil Company with the cooperation of The Alliance for Arts Education. The University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland Theatre Department presents "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," based on the comic strip "Peanuts," by Charles M. Schultz [i.e. Charles M. Schulz], book, music and lyrics by Clark Gesner, originally produced in New York by Arthur Whitelaw and Gene Persson, originally directed in New York by Joseph Hardy, director Craig Montgomery, set designer William T. Brown, costume designer Robert M. Arnold, lighting designer Judy Holland, accompanist Glenette Rohner
A little night music by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Opera House, The Kennedy Center presents the Harold Prince production in association with Ruth Mitchell, Jean Simmons, Margaret Hamilton in "A Little Night Music," a new musical with Ed Vanco, Virginia Pulos, Andra Akers, Stephen Lehew, Marti Morris, Mary Ann Chinn, Jonathan Banks, Elliott Savage, Marina MacNeal, Kris Karlowski, Karen Zenker, Joe McGrath and George Lee Andrews, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Hugh Wheeler, suggested by a film by Ingmar Bergman, choreography by Patricia Birch, scenic produciton designed by Boris Aronson, costumes designed by Florence Klotz, lighting designed by Tharon Musser, musical direction by Richard Parrinello, orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, production directed by Harold Prince
Speak truth to power ( file )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Companion site to a program first aired Oct. 8, 2000 on PBS which was related to Kerry Kennedy Cuomo's book and was a reading performance of Ariel Dorfman's play, both of the same title, Speak truth to power. The website exhibits Eddie Adam's photographs and includes transcriptions of backstage interviews with human rights activists
Pippin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents the Stuart Ostrow production of "Pippin," a musical comedy by Roger O. Hirson, music & lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, starring Eric Berry, Jill Clayburgh, Leland Palmer, Irene Ryan, Ben Vereen, and John Rubinstein, with Patrick Hines, Shane Nickerson, scenery designed by Tony Walton, costumes by Patricia Zipprodt, lighting designed by Jules Fisher, musical direction by Stanley Lebowsky, orchestrations by Ralph Burns, dance arrangements by John Berkman, sound designed by Abe Jacob, hair styles by Ernest Adler, directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse
Kennedy Center news by John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.)( serial )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.)
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Kennedy Center (Washington, D.C.)
National Cultural Center (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
United States. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington (D.C.). John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
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English (93)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
French (1)
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