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Broadway stories

Marty Bell

Broadway stories

a backstage journey through musical theatre

by Marty Bell

  • 173 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Limelight Editions in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Musicals -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Marty Bell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML1711.8.N3 B36 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 288 p. :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1423600M
      ISBN 100879101741
      LC Control Number93034082

      West Side Story the novel by Irving Shulman. The classic novelization of one of Broadway’s most enduring and beloved musicals (based on a conception by Jerome Robbins, book .   Of all of Genesis’ work, The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway is the one that people return to, an ultimate vindication of the group’s toil. Peter Gabriel looks back at The Lamb with great affection; he told Prog in “I’m not sure if the story made much sense to most people, but it did mean something to me, in essence, it was about an.

      Seussical is a sung-through musical comedy by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, based on the many children's stories of Dr. Seuss, with most of its plot being based on Horton Hears a Who! while incorporating many other stories. The musical's name is a portmanteau of "Seuss" and "musical". Following its Broadway debut in , the show was widely panned by critics, and . A Must-Read Book of According to BuzzFeed * Bustle * Electric Literature "Shruti Swamy's A House Is A Body will not simply be talked about as one of the greatest short story collections of the s; it will change the way the all stories—short and long—are told, written and is nothing, no emotion, nor tiny morsel of memory, no touch, that this book .

      Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet is a picture book biography telling the true story of the puppeteer of the Macy's Parade, Tony Sarg. This picture book companion contains comprehension questions, vocabulary cards, graphic organizers, and a balloon watching kid craft to use with this text. The.   We’ve discussed Broadway, the street, in just about every show we’ve done — as so many of the city’s key events have taken place along Broadway or near it. And that’s also the point of Fran’s book — by telling the story of a street, you’re actually telling the story of .


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This book is full of theatrical reminiscences by actors, composers, directors, Broadway stories book, and every other Broadway worker you can think of. The stories are fascinating, and nicely edited to retain the flavor of the narrator's speech without being slavishly incoherent -- a difficult thing to achieve/5(76).

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