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Hirson, Roger O.

Overview
Works: 88 works in 212 publications in 6 languages and 5,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Christmas films  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Christmas television programs  Fantasy films  History 
Roles: Librettist, Author of screenplay, Author, Adapter, Scenarist, Conceptor, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger O Hirson
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
Pippin : original cast album by Stephen Schwartz( Recording )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pippin, his life and times by Stephen Schwartz( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Leading Player tells the tongue-in-cheek story of Pippin, son of the 8th-Century King Charlemagne, who strives to find his true calling in life. He goes through war, love, politics and other pursuits before settling down in ordinary life
The Adams chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
Pippin : new Broadway cast recording by Stephen Schwartz( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pippin returns to Broadway for the first time since it first thrilled audiences 40 years ago. With a beloved score by Tony Award nominee Stephen Schwartz that includes the favorites Magic to Do; Glory; and Corner of the Sky; Pippin tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence. Will he choose a happy but simple life? Or will he risk everything for a singular flash of glory?
Pippin by Stephen Schwartz( )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and German and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and German and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santiago is an old Cuban fisherman long regarded as the best in the business. Business has been slow lately, and Santiago has gone without a catch for 84 days. His young friend Manolo looks after him, helping him when he comes in from his day on the water. The other fishermen feel Santiago's got the worst luck there is--they are afraid it is catching. The next morning Santiago sets out alone in his little skiff, but doesn't come in at sundown. Santiago has hooked the biggest marlin he's ever seen, and it takes all his strength and considerable willpower to pull it in. After such a titanic struggle, will Santiago have enough left in him to fend off the sharks and scavengers when they come looking for lunch?
Pippin : vocal selection : a musical comedy by Stephen Schwartz( )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demon seed by Donald Cammell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a scientist and his wife separate so he can work on a biological supercomputer, the computer takes over his house and his wife. Follow Susan's desperate attempts to outmaneuver and outthink her captor
The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Santiago, the old fisherman whose luck seems to have run out, but who risks it all to bring home the catch of his life
Pippin : a musical comedy by Stephen Schwartz( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and Japanese and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story based loosely on the life of Charlemagne's eldest son -- an idealist trying to find himself amid the pleasures of court, the pandemonium of battle, the aggravation of being Holy Roman Emperor, and the exertions of being a common laborer on the estate of a rich widow
Journey to the day, a play by Roger O Hirson( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walking happy by Jimmy Van Heusen( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, general manager, Arthur Rubin, Feuer and Martin, by arrangement with Lester Linsk present Norman Wisdom, Louise Troy, George Rose, in the new musical "Walking Happy," book by Roger O. Hirson & Ketti Frings, lyrics by Sammy Cahn, music by James Van Heusen, with Ed Bakey, Gordon Dilworth, Emma Trekman, Gretchen Van Aken, Sharon Dierking, James B. Spann, Michael Berkson, scenery and lighting by Robert Randolph, costumes by Robert Fletcher, based on the play "Hobson's Choice," by Harold Brighouse, musical direction by Julian Stein, orchestrations by Larry Wilcox, dance music arranged by Ed Scott, dances and musical numbers staged by Danny Daniels, directed by Cy Feuer
Pippin, his life and times( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the medieval legend of Charlemagne's son, Pippin, heir apparent to the Holy Roman Empire, the musical is a parable about a young man's search for meaning and truth
The Adams chronicles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television mini-series that dramatizes four generations of Adamses and 150 years of American history from the birth of the Revolution through the Gilded Age. Meet John Adams, a passionate revolutionary and second president; John Quincy Adams, proud son of a famous father and sixth president; Charles Francis Adams, skillful minister to Great Britain during the Civil War; historian Henry Adams; and railroad magnate Charles Francis Adams, Jr. Going beyond politics, this mini-series portrays these men as husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, as well as leaders
Walking happy : vocal selection by Jimmy Van Heusen( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strike force( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York, a law enforcement agency is created to smash organized crime and an intricate drug scheme
A woman named Jackie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het levensverhaal van Jackie Kennedy
Vocal selections from Walking happy by Jimmy Van Heusen( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Viejo y el mar( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santiago es un viejo pescador cubano que, en plena corriente dl golfo, se encuentra con un pez espada que desata una lucha épica entre hombre y naturaleza. Las secuencias de acción alcanzan un realismos increible y la lucha del viejo contra su pres se convierte en una batalla por la supervivencia contr aun grupo de voraces tiburones
 
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Pippin, his life and times
Alternative Names
Hirson, Roger.

Hirson Roger 1926-....

Roger O. Hirson Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Roger O. Hirson amerikansk manusforfattar

Roger O. Hirson amerikansk manusförfattare

Roger O. Hirson amerikansk manusforfatter

Roger O. Hirson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Roger O. Hirson US-amerikanischer Drehbuch- und Theaterautor.

Роджер О. Хёрсон

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