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Author Propst, Andy, author.

Title The 100 most important people in musical theatre / Andy Propst.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]

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 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  792.6 PRO    Available
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Description xii, 241 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 27 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-216) and index.
Contents George Abbott -- John Murray Anderson -- Boris Aronson -- George Balanchine -- Michael Bennett -- Robert Russell Bennett -- Irving Berlin -- Leonard Bernstein -- Marc Blitzstein -- Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick -- Guy Bolton & P.G. Wodehouse -- Gower champion -- Carol Channing -- George M. Cohan -- Cy Coleman -- Betty Comden & Adolph Green -- Agnes de Mille -- Alfred Drake -- William & Jean Eckart -- Lehman Engel -- Dorothy Fields -- Harvey Fierstein -- William Finn -- Jules Fisher -- Bob Fosse -- George Gershwin -- Ira Gershwin -- W.S. Gilbert & Sir Arthur Sullivan -- Oscar Hammerstein II -- E.Y. "Yip" Harburg -- Edward Harrigan & David Braham -- Lorenz Hart -- Moss Hart -- Victor Herbert -- Jerry Herman -- Tom Jones & Harvey Schmidt -- John Kander & Fred Ebb -- George S. Kaufman -- Jerome Kern -- Michael Kidd -- Michael John Lachiusa -- Nathan Lane -- Jonathan Larson -- Arthur Laurents -- Gertrude Lawrence -- Carolyn Leigh -- Alan Jay Lerner -- Goddard Lieberson -- Frank Loesser -- Patti Lupone -- Galt Macdermot -- Cameron Mackintosh -- Hugh Martin -- Mary Martin -- Audra Mcdonald -- Alan Menken -- Ethel Merman -- David Merrick -- Jo Mielziner -- Lin-Manuel Miranda -- Zero Mostel -- Trevor Nunn -- Joseph Papp -- Cole Porter -- Harold Prince -- Tim Rice -- Chita Rivera -- Jerome Robbins -- Richard Rodgers -- Sigmund Romberg -- Stephen Schwartz -- Irene Sharaff -- Hassard Short -- Noble Sissle & Eubie Blake -- Oliver Smith -- Stephen Sondheim -- Michael Stewart -- Charles Strouse -- Jule Styne -- Ed Sullivan -- Jeanine Tesori -- Tommy Tune -- Jonathan Tunick -- Joseph Urban -- Gwen Verdon -- Robin Wagner -- Ethel Waters -- Andrew Lloyd Webber -- Kurt Weill -- Bert Williams -- Florenz Ziegfeld.
Summary This book profiles the individuals whose contributions have left a profound and lasting impact on musical theatre. The entries include biographical details, career highlights, and a list of significant credits. The individuals chosen represent a wide swath of talent, from actors and directors to composers and choreographers.
Subject Musical theater -- Encyclopedias.
Musicals -- Encyclopedias.
Composers -- Biography.
Lyricists -- Biography.
Singers -- Biography.
Musical theater producers and directors -- Biography.
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