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Lucas, Craig

Works: 132 works in 350 publications in 5 languages and 12,389 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Original cast recordings  Musicals  Comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Documentary films  Fantasy films  Nonfiction films  Christmas plays 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Author of screenplay, Performer, Interviewer, Scenarist, Cinematographer, Bibliographic antecedent, Singer, Conceptor, Other, Speaker, Editor
Classifications: PS3562.U233, 812.54
Publication Timeline
Publications about Craig Lucas
Publications by Craig Lucas
Most widely held works by Craig Lucas
Prelude to a kiss by Craig Lucas( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 988 libraries worldwide
After a six-week courtship, a young couple gets married. At the reception a mysterious old man kisses the bride, and the young lovers are sent on a magical journey they will never forget
The light in the piazza : original Broadway cast recording by Adam Guettel( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
An American in Paris : a new musical : original Broadway cast recording by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the Academy Award winning film, this musical brings the romantic tale of an American soldier and beautiful French girl to the Broadway stage for the first time. Many Gershwin classics are featured here including I Got Rhythm
Longtime companion by Norman René( visu )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Drama concerning the AIDS crisis which focuses on a small group of friends from the time they first read about AIDS in the New York Times through the 1980's as they face the impact of the disease on themselves and their friends
Marry me a little : original cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
The secret lives of dentists by Jane Smiley( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
The Hurst's are a married couple who are both dentists. Dana has been unhappy with their marriage lately. Backstage at a community theater production, David sees Dana in the arms of another man and is immediately certain she's having an affair. Slater, a disgruntled patient of the Hursts, has gone public with his unhappiness over their work. As he observes the obvious tension in David and Dana's relationship, Slater begins offering his own kind of advice to David
Reckless ; Blue window by Craig Lucas( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
In Reckless, a suburban housewife flees her home on Christmas Eve and discovers a comic nightmare full of dangerous adventures. Blue window depicts seven New Yorkers before, during and after a party
After Stonewall : from the Riots to the millennium ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
"In 1969 the police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City's Greenwich Village, leading to three nights of rioting by the city's gay community. With this outpouring of courage and unity the Gay Liberation Movement had begun ... Chronicles the history of lesbian and gay life from the riots at Stonewall to the end of the century. It captures the hard work, struggles, tragic defeats and exciting victories experienced since then. It explores how AIDS literally changed the direction of the movement"--DVD container
Prelude to a kiss by Norman René( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it
What I meant was : new plays and selected one-acts by Craig Lucas( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
A major new collection by the author of Reckless and A Prelude to a Kiss
The light in the piazza : piano vocal selections by Adam Guettel( score )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Prelude to a kiss : and other plays by Craig Lucas( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Prelude to a Kiss and Other Plays; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Prelude to a Kiss; Production History; Characters; Act One; Act Two; Missing Persons; Production History; Characters; Act One; Scene 1; Scene 2; Act Two; Three Postcards; Production History; Characters; Place; Musical Numbers; Playwright''s Note; About the Author
Birds of America by John James Audubon( visu )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and German and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Morrie is an uptight university professor who is anxiously seeking tenure. This requires the approval of his department head, who lives next door. Morrie and his wife Betty live in the house he inherited at 18, after his mother died and his father committed suicide. Morrie has raised his brother Jay and sister Ida, both have problems of their own. Ida is a substance abuser, as well as being promiscuous. Jay is a deeply gentle and sensitive soul whose actions are almost completely unfettered by advanced thought. When Jay gets run over by a car, Morrie asks him to move in for a while. Without asking permission, Jay invites Ida to join them, stressing Morrie and Betty's relationship and jeopardizing his career with their outrageous behavior
The dying Gaul ( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A fledging screenwriter's life changes when he is offered a million dollars for his latest and most personal work -'The Dying Gaul', the raw autobiographical story of the death of his lover
Reckless, and other plays by Craig Lucas( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
"The men and women of Craig Lucas's plays abandon their illusions of safety and bravely enter wonderlands full of strangeness, cruelty and compassion. Equally attentive to the smallest details of human behavior and to the wellsprings of isolation and hope that inform it, Lucas's lyrical precision creates timeless works of tragedy for the 21st century."--Jacket
Send in the clowns : the ballads of Stephen Sondheim by Stephen Sondheim( file )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Prayer for my enemy : a play by Craig Lucas( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
"Two middle-class families in suburban New York State confront their private demons against the public backdrop of the American incursion into Iraq. As their paths cross in ways that are both comic and terrifying, lies and secrets are at last exposed and an honest, hard-earned redemption is achieved for both"--Page 4 of cover
Blue window : a comedy by Craig Lucas( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in German and English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Ode to joy by Craig Lucas( Book )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
"Adele, hard at work on a large triptych, looks back on the two major loves of her life, which somehow managed to provide her with everything she needed to know about the art of living. Through these two tumultuous loves, Adele discovered both the limits of her powers and the true depths of her gifts. The road to redemption remains before her with the return of both loves to her side."--Page 4 of cover
The dying Gaul and other screenplays by Craig Lucas( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
"American playwright Craig Lucas' shooting scripts for The Dying Gaul, The Secret Lives of Dentists, and Longtime Companion are all packed into this single volume. In The Dying Gaul, a struggling screenwriter finds himself in a conflict of interest when he falls in love with his film's executive producer. In The Secret Lives of Dentists, which won Lucas the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Screenplay in 2003, a married couple with a joint dental practice face adultery - and the flu - head first. And Longtime Companion delivers a breathless tale about the emergence of the AIDS epidemic through the eyes of several gay men and their circle of friends."--BOOK JACKET
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Alternative Names
Craig Lucas acteur américain
Craig Lucas Amerikaans filmregisseur
Craig Lucas attore statunitense
Craig Lucas pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
Craig Lucas US-amerikanischer Theaterdramaturg, Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur
Lucas, Craig 1951-
Крэйг Лукас
كرايغ لوكاس
کریگ لوکاس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
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