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The Resource Broadway song & story : playwrights / lyricists / composers discuss their hits, edited by Otis L. Guernsey, Jr. ; introduction by Terrence McNally

Broadway song & story : playwrights / lyricists / composers discuss their hits, edited by Otis L. Guernsey, Jr. ; introduction by Terrence McNally

Label
Broadway song & story : playwrights / lyricists / composers discuss their hits
Title
Broadway song & story
Title remainder
playwrights / lyricists / composers discuss their hits
Statement of responsibility
edited by Otis L. Guernsey, Jr. ; introduction by Terrence McNally
Title variation
Broadway song and story
Contributor
Editor
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How does a show become a major hit? What special magic goes into a production on and off Broadway that sets it above all others in instant popularity and lasting entertainment? What is it like to write for the theater?
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792/.09747/1
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2277.N5
LC item number
B64 1985
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1918-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guernsey, Otis L.
  • McNally, Terrence
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  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Miller, Arthur
  • Anderson, Robert
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Schmidt, Harvey
  • McNally, Terrence
  • McNally, Terrence
  • Bock, Jerry
  • Kander, John
  • Fierstein, Harvey
  • Anderson, Robert
  • Simon, Neil
  • Norman, Marsha
  • Herman, Jerry
  • Miller, Arthur
  • Kingsley, Sidney
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Albee, Edward
  • Melfi, Leonard
  • Kanin, Garson
  • McNally, Terrence
  • Connelly, Marc
  • Theater
  • Musicals
  • Theater
  • Authorship
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Broadway song & story : playwrights / lyricists / composers discuss their hits, edited by Otis L. Guernsey, Jr. ; introduction by Terrence McNally
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Barefoot in the Park
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • Cabaret
  • Torch Song Trilogy
  • Author! Author!
  • Robert Anderson
  • Neil Simon
  • Marsha Norman
  • Jerry Herman
  • Arthur Miller
  • Landmark hits :
  • Sidney Kingsley
  • Stephen Sondheim
  • Edward Albee
  • Leonard Melfi
  • Garson Kanin
  • Terrence McNally
  • Marc Connelly
  • Our profession
  • Broadway playwriting: Impossible dream?
  • The anatomy of the theater song
  • On the Town
  • The value of criticism
  • Author and director: plays
  • author and director: musicals
  • Humor
  • The libretto
  • Composer and lyricist
  • short plays, small musicals
  • The art of adaptation
  • Death of a Salesman
  • Tea and Sympathy
  • West Side Story
  • Gypsy
  • The Fantasticks
  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 447 pages
Isbn
9780396087533
Lccn
85015877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm12285984
  • (OCoLC)12285984
  • 4275
Label
Broadway song & story : playwrights / lyricists / composers discuss their hits, edited by Otis L. Guernsey, Jr. ; introduction by Terrence McNally
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Barefoot in the Park
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • Cabaret
  • Torch Song Trilogy
  • Author! Author!
  • Robert Anderson
  • Neil Simon
  • Marsha Norman
  • Jerry Herman
  • Arthur Miller
  • Landmark hits :
  • Sidney Kingsley
  • Stephen Sondheim
  • Edward Albee
  • Leonard Melfi
  • Garson Kanin
  • Terrence McNally
  • Marc Connelly
  • Our profession
  • Broadway playwriting: Impossible dream?
  • The anatomy of the theater song
  • On the Town
  • The value of criticism
  • Author and director: plays
  • author and director: musicals
  • Humor
  • The libretto
  • Composer and lyricist
  • short plays, small musicals
  • The art of adaptation
  • Death of a Salesman
  • Tea and Sympathy
  • West Side Story
  • Gypsy
  • The Fantasticks
  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 447 pages
Isbn
9780396087533
Lccn
85015877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm12285984
  • (OCoLC)12285984
  • 4275

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