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Laurents, Arthur

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Most widely held works by Arthur Laurents
West Side story original Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
114 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,693 libraries worldwide
Hayley Westenra and Vittorio Grigolo sing songs from the musical "West Side Story," including "Jet Songs," "America," "A Boy Like That," and more
West Side Story by Robert Wise( visu )
46 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,331 libraries worldwide
"A love affair is fated for tragedy amidst the vicious rivalry of two street gangs- the Jets and the Sharks. When Jets member Tony falls for Maria, the sister of the Sharks leader, it's more than these two warring gangs can handle. And as mounting tensions rise, a battle to the death ensues and innocent blood is shed in a heartbreaking finale."--Container
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
82 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,654 libraries worldwide
Two friends strangle a college classmate and then proceed to invite his family and friends to dinner after they stuff the body inside a trunk to be used for the dining table. One of the guests, their teacher, suspects foul play. Based on the real-life Leopold-Loeb murder, Hitchcock's study of total mise-en-scene construction was shot entirely on a single sound stage
West Side story : a musical by Leonard Bernstein( Book )
62 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
The feud between two New York teenage gangs abruptly ends the brief happiness shared by Maria, a Puerto Rican girl, and Tony, a member of the Jets. In his attempt to defend a fellow Jet, Tony kills Maria's brother and shortly thereafter is killed by Maria's rejected fiancé
The way we were by Sydney Pollack( visu )
26 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Liefdesverhaal dat zich afspeelt tussen 1937 en 1960, over het huwelijk van een politiek activiste en haar echtgenoot, een nonchalante playboy
Anastasia by Don Bluth( visu )
40 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,289 libraries worldwide
Anastasia: A princess of Russia's Romanov family grows up in an orphanage after the assassination of her parents and separation from her grandmother, with only vague memories of her childhood, but she discovers her rightful heritage when she is recruited to pose as the lost princess by con men who want to claim a reward for her recovery
Gypsy original Broadway cast recording by Jule Styne( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
The story of strip-teaser Gypsy Rose Lee and her ambitious stage mother
Gypsy by Jule Styne( visu )
36 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
Mama Rose lives to see her daughter, June, succeed on Broadway by way of Vaudeville
The time of the cuckoo : a comedy by Arthur Laurents( Book )
24 editions published between 1951 and 1983 in English and Japanese and held by 879 libraries worldwide
"Leona Samish, a single American woman of a 'certain age' takes a long-planned European vacation from her job as a secretary and finds herself in a pensione in Venice, Italy. At a street market, she meets the handsome proprietor Renato DiRossi, entering into a casual flirtation which turns into an affair. Her complacency is jolted when she discovers he is married, has several children and is quite happy with the arrangement as is. Long-dormant frustrations and anger come to the surface as Leona faces the harsh reality of this new found infatuation and her own romantic notions of love."--From publisher's website
Ten great musicals of the American theatre by Stanley Richards( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 855 libraries worldwide
Includes the librettos: Of thee I sing, Porgy and Bess, One touch of Venus, Brigadoon, Kiss me Kate, West Side story, Gypsy, Fiddler on the roof, 1776, and Company
Gypsy; a musical suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee by Jule Styne( Book )
11 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and held by 848 libraries worldwide
[Shubert Theatre], David Merrick and Leland Hayward present Ethel Merman in "Gypsy," a musical fable, book by Arthur Laurents, music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, suggested by the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee, with Jack Klugman, Sandra Church, Carole D'Andrea, Maria Karnilova, Paul Wallace, Mort Marshall, Jacqueline Mayro, Karen Moore, Loney Lewis, Peg Murry, settings and lighting by Jo Mielziner, costumes by Raoul Pene Du Bois, entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins, musical direction by Milton Rosenstock, orchestrations by Sid Ramin with Robert Ginzler, dance music arranged by John Kander, additional dance music by Betty Walberg, hair styles by Ernest Adler
Anyone can whistle by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Gypsy by Jule Styne( score )
13 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 libraries worldwide
West Side story by Leonard Bernstein( score )
52 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Vocal selections from "West Side Story"; based upon the stage play produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince
A clearing in the woods; a play by Arthur Laurents( Book )
7 editions published between 1952 and 1957 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
A fantasy in two acts, about a neurotic woman and three of her former selves who reappear to guide her in a crisis
The turning point by Herbert Ross( visu )
23 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Two friends who started in ballet are reunited after many years; one is now a star ballerina, the other a Midwestern housewife/dance teacher whose daughter is embarking on her own ballet career
The way we were by Arthur Laurents( Book )
20 editions published between 1941 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart
Invitation to a march; a new comedy by Arthur Laurents( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Whimsical play with Long Island setting
Anyone can whistle by Stephen Sondheim( score )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Home of the brave ( visu )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
For black GI, Peter Moss (James Edwards), the war never ends. Paralyzed from the waist down, he wages a battle against horrifying memories of the treacherous undergrowth of South Pacific jungle of Japanese snipers, and the virulent racism of his soldier comrades
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Arthur Laurents Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1917-2011)
Arthur Laurents amerikansk manusforfattar
Arthur Laurents amerikansk manusförfattare
Arthur Laurents amerikansk manusforfatter
Arthur Laurents amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Arthur Laurents scrittore, librettista e sceneggiatore statunitense
Arthur Laurents US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Drehbuchautor und Regisseur
Laurents, Arthur, 1917-2011
Laurents, Arthur, 1918-
Laurents, Arthur, 1918-2011
Laurents, Arthur Levine 1918-2011
Артур Лорентс
Лорентс, Артур
로렌츠, 아더 1918-2011
로렌츠, 아서 1918-2011
ローレンツ, アーサー
English (542)
German (27)
French (24)
Spanish (16)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (4)
Japanese (3)
Czech (3)
Slovak (2)
Dutch (2)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
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