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The Resource Joy ride : show people and their shows, John Lahr

Joy ride : show people and their shows, John Lahr

Label
Joy ride : show people and their shows
Title
Joy ride
Title remainder
show people and their shows
Statement of responsibility
John Lahr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of profiles and reviews from "The New Yorker" reveals details of the lives of contemporary dramatists as well as their sources of solace and inspiration, including Arthur Miller, Wallace Shawn, Harold Pinter, and David Mamet
Member of
Summary
This collection of profiles and reviews from New Yorker columnist John Lahr reveals the details of the lives of contemporary dramatists as well as their sources of solace and inspiration, including Arthur Miller, Wallace Shawn, Harold Pinter and David Mamet
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10443413
Cataloging source
DLC
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New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925)
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lahr, John
Dewey number
792.02/320922
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • Dramatists, American
  • Theater
  • Dramatists, American
  • Theater
  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
show people and their shows
Label
Joy ride : show people and their shows, John Lahr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collection of profiles and reviews originally published in The New Yorker
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Playwrights. Arthur Miller. A view from the bridge -- August Wilson. Gem of the ocean ; Joe Turner's come and gone ; Seven guitars -- Tony Kushner. Angels in America ; Caroline, or Change -- David Mamet. The cryptogram ; Glengarry Glen Ross -- Sarah Ruhl. Eurydice ; Stage kiss -- Clifford Odets. Golden boy -- David Rabe. Hurlyburly -- Harold Pinter. Moonlight ; The room and Celebration -- Wallace Shawn. The designated mourner ; Grasses of a thousand colors -- Neil Labute. The mercy seat -- Sam Shepard. True West -- William Shakespeare. John Barton ; Hamlet ; The winter's tale ; Othello ; Macbeth ; King Lear -- Part II: Productions. Arcadia ; The pajama game ; The retreat from Moscow ; Private lives ; Company ; Sweeney Todd: the demon barber of Fleet Street ; Me, myself & I ; Oklahoma! ; The light in the piazza ; Orpheus descending ; The rose tattoo ; Carousel -- Part III: Directors. Nicholas Hytner. The history boys ; Ingmar Bergman. Madam de Sade ; The misanthrope -- Susan Stroman. The producers ; Mike Nichols. Death of a salesman
Control code
1412564
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 568 pages
Isbn
9780393246407
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015013987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393246407
  • (OCoLC)902661384
Label
Joy ride : show people and their shows, John Lahr
Publication
Note
  • Collection of profiles and reviews originally published in The New Yorker
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Playwrights. Arthur Miller. A view from the bridge -- August Wilson. Gem of the ocean ; Joe Turner's come and gone ; Seven guitars -- Tony Kushner. Angels in America ; Caroline, or Change -- David Mamet. The cryptogram ; Glengarry Glen Ross -- Sarah Ruhl. Eurydice ; Stage kiss -- Clifford Odets. Golden boy -- David Rabe. Hurlyburly -- Harold Pinter. Moonlight ; The room and Celebration -- Wallace Shawn. The designated mourner ; Grasses of a thousand colors -- Neil Labute. The mercy seat -- Sam Shepard. True West -- William Shakespeare. John Barton ; Hamlet ; The winter's tale ; Othello ; Macbeth ; King Lear -- Part II: Productions. Arcadia ; The pajama game ; The retreat from Moscow ; Private lives ; Company ; Sweeney Todd: the demon barber of Fleet Street ; Me, myself & I ; Oklahoma! ; The light in the piazza ; Orpheus descending ; The rose tattoo ; Carousel -- Part III: Directors. Nicholas Hytner. The history boys ; Ingmar Bergman. Madam de Sade ; The misanthrope -- Susan Stroman. The producers ; Mike Nichols. Death of a salesman
Control code
1412564
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 568 pages
Isbn
9780393246407
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015013987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393246407
  • (OCoLC)902661384

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