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Harnick, Sheldon

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Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

73 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical, based on the stories of Shalom Aleichem, takes place in pre-revolutionary Russia and centers on the life of Tevye (Topol), a milkman who is trying to keep his family's traditions in place while marrying off his three older daughters. Yet, times are changing and the daughters want to make their own matches, breaking free of many of the constricting customs required of them by Judaism. In the background of these events, Russia is on the brink of revolution and Jews are feeling increasingly unwelcome in their villages
Fiddler on the roof : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

111 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( Book )

80 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Yiddish and held by 2,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( )

142 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten great musicals of the American theatre by Stanley Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the librettos: Of thee I sing, Porgy and Bess, One touch of Venus, Brigadoon, Kiss me Kate, West Side story, Gypsy, Fiddler on the roof, 1776, and Company
Fiorello! : a new musical by Jerry Bock( Book )

11 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, C. Edwin Knill and Martin Tahse present "Fiorello," winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award and the Antoinette Perry Award-1959-60, book by Jerome Weidman and George Abbott, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, with Bob Carroll, Arthur Bartow, Rudy Bond, Charlotte Fairchild, Paul Lipson, Jayme Mylroi, Jen Nelson, Alan North, Rosemary O'Reilly, choreography by Peter Gennaro, scenery, costumes and lighting by William and Jean Eckart, musical direction Hal Hastings, orchestrations by Irwin Kostal, dance music arranged by Jack Elliott, production directed by George Abbott
Tenderloin : a new musical comedy by Jerry Bock( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical is based on a 1959 novel by Samuel Hopkins Adams. Set in the Tenderloin, a red-light district in 1890s Manhattan, the show's story focuses on Reverend Brock, a character loosely based on American clergyman and social reformer Charles Henry Parkhurst. --dasleron at Amazon.com
She loves me : the new Broadway cast recording by Jerry Bock( Recording )

42 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiddler on the roof : the original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Bock( )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She loves me : a musical comedy by Jerry Bock( Book )

20 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American musicals, 1950-1969 : the complete books & lyrics of eight Broadway classics( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second volume of a two-volume collector's edition, The Library of America presents eight enduring masterpieces showcasing the genre's glorious mid-century flowering and and its response to the turbulent 1960s. Based on new research, the complete libretto of each musical is presented in its Broadway opening night version, making these beloved cultural treasures available as never before. The texts are supplemented with additional song lyrics, biographical sketches of the musicals' creators, original cast lists, detailed accounts of each show's sources and production history, textual and explanatory notes, and full-color portfolios of illustrations featuring posters and photographs from each musical's original Broadway run. This volume showcases eight enduring works from the genre's Golden Age: Guys and Dolls (1950) by Frank Loesser, Jo Swerling, and Abe Burrows brings Damon Runyon's gamblers and chorus girls to vivid life; The Pajama Game (1954) by George Abbott, Richard Bissell, Richard Adler, and Jerry Ross offers a lighthearted take on the relations between capital and labor; My Fair Lady (1956), Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's glittering adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion, a box-office sensation that elevated the tone of the American musical; Gypsy (1959) by Arthur Laurents, Jule Styne, and Stephen Sondheim embraces the relentless ambitions of the ultimate stage mother to frame a poignant look at the vanishing traditions of vaudeville; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1962) by Burt Shevelove, Larry Gelbart, and Stephen Sondheim, a joyously farcical romp set in ancient Rome; the heartbreaking Fiddler on the Roof (1964) by Joseph Stein, Jerry Bock, and Sheldon Harnick, based on Sholem Aleichem's haunting tales of life and changing times in a Russian shtetl; Cabaret (1966) by Joe Masteroff, John Kander, and Fred Ebb, which views a political crisis through the prism of a Weimar nightclub; and the playfully irreverent 1776 (1969) by Peter Stone and Sherman Edwards, a brilliantly drawn character study of the Founding Fathers on the eve of Independence [Publisher description]
Fiorello! : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

22 editions published between 1959 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winning the 1959 Pulitzer Prize for drama, the Broadway show based on the life and times of New York City's mayor, Fiorello La Guardia, was the first success for composer/lyricist team of Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick
The apple tree : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rothschilds : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunrise, sunset by Sheldon Harnick( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of the well-known song about the passage of time, from the musical "Fiddler on the Roof."
Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines : a romantic comedy in music by Jack Beeson( )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines. Eugene Green, George Livings, Keith Harmon, William Latimer, James Ditsch, Ralph Klapis, Brian Steele, Ronald Highley, Robert Owen Jones, Carolyne James, Carol Wilcox, Walter Hook, Nancy Jones, Linda Sisney, Carl Packard, Mike Lindeman, Karen Yarmat. Kansas City Philharmonic, Russell Patterson, conductor. Libretto and notes included
She loves me : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming musical from the Broadway debut in 1963 with the high-powered pairing of director Harold Prince and songwriting team of Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick creating a 74 minute CD of fun filled music
Americans in Rome : music by fellows of the American Academy in Rome( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocal selections from Fiorello! : a new musical by Jerry Bock( )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She loves me : vocal selections by Jerry Bock( )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Fiddler on the roof
Alternative Names
Harnick, Sheldon, 1924-

Harnik, Sheldon

Harnik, Sheldon, 1924-

Sheldon Harnick Amerikaans dichter

Sheldon Harnick amerikansk författare och poet

Sheldon Harnick amerikansk skribent og poet

Sheldon Harnick compositeur

Sheldon Harnick poeta e scrittore statunitense

Шелдон Хэрник

הארניק, שעלדאן

シェルダン・ハーニック

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English (497)

German (9)

Yiddish (3)

French (3)

Hebrew (1)

Spanish (1)

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Fiddler on the roofSunrise, sunsetVocal selections from Fiorello! : a new musicalShe loves me : vocal selections