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Loewenberg, Susan Albert

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Works: 161 works in 272 publications in 1 language and 5,146 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Radio plays  History  Fiction  Audio adaptations  Historical drama  Radio adaptations  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer, Director, Production personnel, Performer
Classifications: PR5818, 812
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Publications about Susan Albert Loewenberg
Publications by Susan Albert Loewenberg
Most widely held works by Susan Albert Loewenberg
Norman Corwin's The rivalry by Norman Corwin( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
"Academy Award nominees Paul Giamatti and David Strathairn star in Norman Corwin's electrifying dramatization of the history-making Lincoln-Douglas debates. This fierce rivalry between rising legislator Abraham Lincoln and incumbent Senator Stephen A. Douglas tackled some of the day's most passionate and controversial issues -- above all, those of slavery and the American concept of freedom. As seen through the eyes of Douglas' young wife Adele (Lily Rabe), the play illuminates two of the most charismatic politicians of any era"--Container
A raisin in the sun by Lorraine Hansberry( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
In 1950s Chicago, three generations of Youngers live in a run-down apartment. As these black Americans struggle to overcome a variety of challenges, hope suddenly looms on the horizon. The family's matriarch is poised to receive insurance money from her husband's death
Chavez Ravine by Culture Clash (Comedy troupe)( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Explores the history of Chavez Ravine, the immigrant community that once existed on the site that is now Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles
8 by Dustin Lance Black( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Uses actual court transcripts and first-hand interviews to bring to life the landmark federal trial challenging Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment that eliminated the rights of same-sex couples to marry in the state of California
The Watts Towers project by Roger Guenveur Smith( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
"The Watts Towers are a steel and mortar monument to one man's spirit, ingenuity and determination in South Central Los Angeles. Smith was inspired by the towers, which were built over a period of 33 years by Simon Rodia, an Italian immigrant, whose singular vision has held steadfast over earthquakes, riots, and civic indifference"--Container
Taking flight by Adriana Sevahn Nichols( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
A deeply compelling, truly funny, and sexy tale that is a celebration of life and the power of forgiveness. Adriana Sevan's story centers around the friendship between herself and her best friend Rhonda as their lives are forever changed by the events of September 11th. In a tour-de-force performance, Sevan brings to life the search for the goddess within, while trying to save the life of her friend. Laugh, cry, and cheer for her as she discovers why "the heart is the strongest muscle in the body."
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( file )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Nora, Helmer's pampered and petted wife, forges a signature to obtain money for her ailing husband. The results lead to her growth and resentment of being treated like a doll in her home
A view from the bridge by Arthur Miller( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Italian-American immigrant life in the 1950's textures this searing drama of love and revenge. Longshoreman Eddie Carbone is devoted to his wife, Beatrice and to his niece, Catherine. When Beatrice's impoversihed Sicilian cousins enter the U.S. illegally, in the hope of finding work, Eddie gives them a helping hand. But when Catherine and one of her cousins fall in love, Eddie's affection for his niece turns into obsession
The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
In 19th century England, two roguish bachelors unwittingly use the same pseudonym for their romantic activities
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Meet Olga, Masha, and Irina, warm and cultured young sisters who were reared in the exciting hubbub of Moscow, but have been living in the dull, gossipy backwaters of Russia for far too long. With their father's passing, and the ordinary grip of day-to-day life slowly suffocating them, the urge to return to the city with its rich and exciting life rises to a fever pitch
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
A searing portrait of the physical, emotional, and psychological costs of the American dream. Willy Loman is the iconic traveling salesman, whose family is torn apart by his desperate obsession with greatness and social acceptance. As his two sons cast about aimlessly for their stations in life, Willy begins to come unraveled when the reality of his life threatens his long-cherished illusions
Tom Stoppard's The real thing by Tom Stoppard( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
"Henry may be the wittiest playwright of his generation, but hes hopelessly naive when it comes to understanding love and infidelity. Writing about betrayal is one thing, living with it is another. After Henry leaves his wife for another woman, hes confronted with being the cuckold himself. Both dazzlingly clever and emotionally naked, Henry's search for the real thing in art and love demonstrates beautifully why both are worth the effort in the end."--L.A. Theatre Works, Audio Theatre Collection
The house of blue leaves by John Guare( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
A comedy about an aspiring New York songwriter named Artie Shaugnessy who wants to escape his unhappy marriage to Bananas, elope with his mistress Bunny, and write a hit song. On Oct. 4, 1965, the day Pope Paul visits New York City, Bunny convinces Artie to call his old school friend Billy Einhorn, a film director in Los Angeles, to ask for a job writing music for Billy's movies. However, before Artie can reach Billy, Artie's son Ronnie goes AWOL from Fort Dix, secretly preparing to assassinate Pope Paul at Yankee Stadium
The cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Presents a drama about the woes of an aristocratic Russian family and their struggle to maintain their way of life in a changing world
Art by Yasmina Reza( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
After Serge buys an expensive painting that consists of a large white canvas covered with white diagonal lines, he and his friends Marc and Yvan argue the merits of the painting in a heated discussion which eventually degenerates into personal attacks about past failures
Unquestioned integrity the Hill/Thomas hearings by Mame Hunt( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Examines the notorious Senate confirmation hearings when law professor Anita Hill charged Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas with sexual harrassment
Misalliance a comedy by Bernard Shaw( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Taking place on a single day in May 1909, a self-made millionaire and his family invite their future nobleman in-law for a visit to their estate in Surrey, England. In this delightfully clever play, issues of gender, class, politics and family are all targets for Shaw's keen wit
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
In 1930's Brooklyn, fourteen-year-old Eugene is preoccupied by his passion for the Yankees and his lust for his beautiful cousin, Nora. Eugene's comic growing pains contrast with the darker issues troubling his family: poverty, illness, long-held sibling resentment, and the growing Nazi threat to relatives in Europe
Broken glass by Arthur Miller( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
A psychological mystery unfolds as Philip's wife Sylvia suddenly loses her ability to walk. Unable to find any medical reason, it begins to seem that news of violence from Nazi Germany is terrifying Sylvia
Frozen by Bryony Lavery( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
One evening ten-year old Rhona goes missing. As her mother retreats into a state of frozen hope, a psychologist studies the brain of a serial killer to find out if what he does is pure evil--or simply beyond his control. Drawn together by horrific circumstances, these three embark on a long, dark journey that ends in the discovery of a common humanity
 
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