WorldCat Identities

Wheeler, Hugh 1912-1987

Overview
Works: 335 works in 902 publications in 5 languages and 22,815 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musicals  Film adaptations  Musical films  Librettos  Horror films  Original cast recordings  Filmed musicals  Horror plays  Television programs 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Other, Recipient, Contributor, Scenarist, Honoree, Conceptor, Lyricist
Classifications: ML50.S705, 782.14
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hugh Wheeler
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a 19th-century London barber with revenge on his mind and a blade in his hand
A little night music : original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

48 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Zeta-Jones makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in an intimate version of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical. Joining her in this production is stage and screen icon Angela Lansbury
Pacific overtures by Stephen Sondheim( Book )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kennedy Center presents the Harold Prince production, in association with Ruth Mitchell "Pacific Overtures," starring Mako, with Soon-Teck Oh, Yuki Shimoda, Sab Shimono, Isao Sato, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, additional material by Hugh Wheeler, scenic production designed by Boris Aronson, costumes designed by Florence Klotz, lighting designed by Tharon Musser, orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, music direction by Paul Gemignani, dance music by Daniel Troob, Kabuki consultant Haruki Fujimoto, masks & dolls by E.J. Taylor, choreography by Patricia Birch, production directed by Harold Prince
Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances by the State Opera of South Australia with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, directed by Gale Edwards, conductor and chorus master: Timothy Sexton, choreography by Kelly Aykers, costume design by Gabriela Tylesova, main cast members are: Lyndon Terracini, Gaye Macfarlane, Angus Wood, Jennifer Kneale, Douglas McNicol, Carol Young, Rodney Dobson, Brian Gilbertson, Grant Smith, John Greene and Adam Goodburn, ensemble cast members: Cherie Boogaart, Tass Buoyessis, Deborah Caddy, Catherine Campbell, Peter Deane, Adam Goodburn, Kent Green, Kristen Hardy, Joanna McWaters, Sharon Olde, Kerry Sampson, Valentyna Solowij, David Thelander, Andrew Turner and Chistopher Webb
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

19 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are hard in 1846 London and one must make do. So Nellie Lovett adds something extra to the meat pies she peddles on Fleet Street. The secret ingredient: freshly murdered victims of her partner in crime, barber Sweeney Todd
Candide : comic operetta in two acts by Burton D Fisher( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeney Todd : original cast by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Bernstein's Candide : a comic operetta in two acts by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Voltaire's tale of an innocent young man's journey through a life filled with colorful characters and unexpected life lessons
Big fish, little fish : a new comedy by Hugh Wheeler( Book )

7 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy with a setting in New York City
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street : in concert by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeney Todd seeks revenge against the judge who once deported him to Australia, an act that led to the death of Todd's beloved wife
Candide : a comic operetta in two acts by Leonard Bernstein( )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little night music : a new musical by Stephen Sondheim( )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street by Stephen Sondheim( Book )

33 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barber Sweeney Todd returns to London seeking revenge for the loss of his wife and daughter by killing customers and dropping to the shop downstairs to be made into meat pies by Mrs. Lovett. Includes sketches and photographs from several productions
Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim( )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candide : opera house version, 1982 by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little night music by Stephen Sondheim( Book )

36 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libretto of a musical
Four by Sondheim, Wheeler, Lapine, Shevelove and Gelbart by Stephen Sondheim( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of musicals as published in individual volumes by Applause. Music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. The complete books & lyrics with set & costume designs, production photos, essays & more. Includes drawings by Al Hirschfeld
A little night music : a new musical comedy by Stephen Sondheim( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Middle-aged Frederick Egerman has been patiently waiting a year for his young bride Anne to consummate their marriage. But unbeknownst to Frederick, his son Erich is also in love with Anne. To complicate matters, Frederick's former mistress Desiree Armfeldt arrives in town--but Desiree is having a clandestine affair with the husband of the Countess Mittelheim! The mismatched couples in this delightful bedroom farce are all invited to a country estate where their lives (and loves) are inevitably sorted out."
Best American plays( )

in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Candide : comic operetta in two acts
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Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thrillerSweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet StreetCandide : comic operetta in two actsCandide : a comic operetta in two actsA little night music : a new musicalSweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet StreetSweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thrillerA little night musicFour by Sondheim, Wheeler, Lapine, Shevelove and Gelbart
Alternative Names

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Hugh Wheeler

Hugh Wheeler Brits scenarioschrijver (1912-1987)

Hugh Wheeler escritor inglés

Wheeler, Hugh, 1912-

Wheeler, Hugh C.

Wheeler, Hugh C. 1912-1987

Wheeler Hugh Callingham

Wheeler Hugh Callingham 1912-1987

Wheeler, Hugh Callingham 1913-

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Languages
English (260)

German (4)

Danish (2)

Swedish (2)

Italian (1)