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Stein, Joseph

Overview
Works: 135 works in 372 publications in 8 languages and 9,877 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Fiction  Film adaptations  Original cast recordings  Motion picture music  Musicals  Music  Vocal scores  Musical settings 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Author of screenplay, Scribe, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Collector, Other, Lyricist
Classifications: PA5610.K39, 782.14
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Most widely held works by Joseph Stein
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

51 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,966 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 )

8 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,393 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
Ten great musicals of the American theatre by Stanley Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 855 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
Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[National Theatre], Harold Prince presents Zero Mostel in "Fiddler On the Roof," a new musical based on the stories of Sholom Aleichem, book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, with Maria Karnilova, Beatrice Arthur, Joanna Merlin, Austin Pendleton, Bert Convy, Julia Migenes, Michael Granger, Joseph Sullivan, Tanya Everett, Joe Ponazecki, Zvee Scooler, Gluck Sandor, entire production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins, settings by Boris Aronson, costumes by Patricia Ziprodt, lighting by Jean Rosenthal, orchestrations by Don Walker, musical direction & vocal arrangements by Milton Greene, dance music arranged by Betty Walberg, production stage manager, Ruth Mitchell
Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shady Grove Music Fair, Lee Guber and Shelly Gross, for Music Fair Enterprises, Inc. presents John Raitt, Chita Rivera in "Zorba," book by Joseph Stein, music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, adapted from "Zorba the Greek," by Nikos Kazantzakis, originally produced and directed on the New York Stage by Harold Prince, with Rhoda Gemignani, Marsha Tamaroff, John La Motta, Alex Petrides, Loukas Skipitaris, David Haine, Joseph Alfasa, Gene Aguirre, Robert Bernard, Kathy Landry, Ryan Oliver, and Gary Krawford, directed by William Schill, choreography by Carlos Gorbea, musical director William Cox, sets by David Chapman, costumes by Sara Brook, lighting by Lester Tapper
Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( Book )

33 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the little Russian village of Anatevka where life is governed by traditions, Fiddler on the Roof has become one of the most enduring works of the American theatre. At its heart is the story of Tevye the dairyman, Golde his wife, and their exasperating daughters who want to marry not as the matchmaker arranges, but for the strangest of all reasons--for love!
Zorbá original Broadway cast by John Kander( Recording )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enter laughing, a comedy in two acts by Joseph Stein( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irene : original Broadway cast by Harry Tierney( )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original 1973 Broadway cast recording of seventeen songs from the musical "Irene" starring Debbie Reynolds
Rags the new American musical by Charles Strouse( Recording )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective personality: a humanistic approach by Joseph Stein( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plain and fancy : a musical comedy by Albert Hague( )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Songs in [this score] include the vocal line and lyrics paired with faithful reductions of the orchestral accompaniments. The songs are presented in their original keys with piano accompaniments carefully crafted for playability. The audio tracks included ... are performances of these piano accompaniments"--Page [4] of cover
Fiddler on the roof : original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plain and fancy; a musical comedy by Albert Hague( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neurosis in contemporary society: process and treatment by Joseph Stein( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiddler on the roof new Broadway cast recording by Jerry Bock( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plain and fancy by Albert Hague( Recording )

3 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take Home Tunes! present Paul Sorvino and Patti LuPone in The baker's wife by Stephen Schwartz( Recording )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Fiddler on the roof
Alternative Names
Joseph Allen Stein

Joseph Stein Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1912-2010)

Joseph Stein amerikansk manusforfattar

Joseph Stein amerikansk manusförfattare

Joseph Stein amerikansk manusforfatter

Joseph Stein amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Joseph Stein commediografo e poeta statunitense

Joseph Stein US-amerikanischer Dramatiker und Musicalautor

Shṭeyn, Yosef

Sḥteyn, Yosef 1912-2010

Shṭeyn, Yoysef

Sḥteyn, Yoysef 1912-2010

Stein, Joe 1912-2010

Stein, Josef 1912-2010

Stein, Joseph, 1912-

Стайн, Джозеф

Стейн, Джозеф 1912-

שטיין, יוסף

שטיין, יוסף מוסיקאי

שטין, יוסף מוסיקאי

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