Long, John Luther


Long, John Luther
(1861-1927)
   Pennsylvania-born John Luther Long gave up a thriving law career to write short stories before collaborating with David Belasco on three plays, Madame Butterfly (1900), The Darling ofthe Gods (1902), and Adrea (1904). With Edward Childs Carpenter he wrote The Dragon Fly (1905), but he also penned several plays on his own, including Dolce (1906), which starred Minnie Maddern Fiske, and Kassa (1909), a vehicle for Mrs. Leslie Carter. Long's final play, Crowns (1922), found scant favor.

The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater. .

Look at other dictionaries:

  • John Luther Long — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Long. John Luther Long, écrivain et scénariste américain, né à Hanovre en Pennsylvanie le 1er janvier 1861, décédé le 31 octobre 1927, lors d’une opération chirurgicale. Biographie John Luther Long, avocat à la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Luther Long — (* 1. Januar 1861 in Hanover, Pennsylvania; † 31. Oktober 1927 in Clifton Springs, Ontario County, New York) war ein US amerikanischer Jurist und Schriftsteller, der am besten für sein Werk Madame Butterfly bekannt ist. John Luther Long wurde am… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Luther Schofill, Jr. — John Luther Schofill, Jr. (1941 ), American film maker, professor of film, and lover of classical music. Biography John was born January 17, 1941 in Charleston, South Carolina, and raised on U.S. military reservations.He graduated from the Robert …   Wikipedia

  • John Luther Long — (1861 – 1927) was an American lawyer and writer best known for his short story Madame Butterfly based on the recollections of his sister, Jennie Correll, who had been to Japan with her husband, a Methodist missionary. The story of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Long Beach Blues Festival — auf dem Campus der California State University Das Long Beach Blues Festival wurde 1980 gegründet und ist zusammen mit dem San Francisco Blues Festival und dem Chicago Blues Festival eines der bedeutendsten in den USA.Es findet am Samstag und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Luther Burger — Homemade Luther Burger with fries Origin Alternative name(s) Donut burger[1] …   Wikipedia

  • John Long — is the name of:* John Long (politician) (c. 1419–1478), English Member of Parliament * John Long (basketball) (b. 1956), NBA player * John Long (NC politician) (1785–1857), U.S. Representative from North Carolina * John Long (climber) (b. 1953),… …   Wikipedia

  • Long (surname) — Long is a surname, and may refer to many people.A* Anne Long (c.1681 1711), English celebrated beauty and London society figure * Armistead L. Long (1825 ndash;1891), American Civil War General * Asa Long (1904 ndash;1999), American checker… …   Wikipedia

  • John Milliken Parker — (* 16. März 1863 in Bethel Church, Orleans Parish, Louisiana jetzt Mississippi; † 22. Mai 1939 in New Orleans) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und Baumwollhändler. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Frühe Jahre 2 Poli …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Long Beach Unified School District — Type and location Grades K 12 Established 1885 Country United States …   Wikipedia