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Stein, Joseph

Overview
Works: 100 works in 459 publications in 5 languages and 12,627 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Music  Film and video adaptations  Musicals  Juvenile works  Archives  Musical settings 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Author of screenplay, Scribe, Interviewee, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, lib, Illustrator, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 782.14
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Most widely held works about Joseph Stein
 
Most widely held works by Joseph Stein
Fiddler on the roof by United Artists Corporation( Visual )
83 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,223 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 by Jerry Bock( Book )
86 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,856 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 original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock( Recording )
27 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,076 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 )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 880 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( )
35 editions published between 1964 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zorbá by John Kander( Book )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imperial Theatre, Harold Prince (in association with Ruth Mitchell) presents Herschel Bernardi, Maria Karnilova in "Zorbá," a musical, with John Cunningham, Carmen Alvarez, James Luisi, Paul Michael, Al de Sio, Loukas Skipitaris, Alex Petrides, Lewis Gundunas, Joseph Alfasa, Jemela Oma, and Lorraine Serabian, book by Joseph Stein, music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, adapted from "Zorba the Greek," by Nikos Kazantzakis, choreographed by Ronald Field, scenic production designed by Boris Aronson, costumes by Patricia Zipprodt, lighting by Richard Pilbrow, musical direction by Harold Hastings, orchestrations by Don Walker, dance music arranged by Dorothea Freitag, production directed by Harold Prince
Enter laughing, a comedy in two acts by Joseph Stein( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 1991 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiddler on the roof from the Broadway musical Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( Recording )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zorbá original Broadway cast by John Kander( Recording )
11 editions published between 1968 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topol in Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock( Recording )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 250 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
Rags the new American musical by Charles Strouse( Recording )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiddler on the roof the original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Bock( Recording )
4 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and held by 169 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 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiddler on the roof original London cast recording by Jerry Bock( Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 136 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 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plain and fancy by Albert Hague( Recording )
3 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zorba cast recording by John Kander( Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthony Quinn as Zorbá Broadway revival cast recording by John Kander( Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take me along original cast recording by Bob Merrill( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Joseph Allen Stein
Shṭeyn, Yosef
Sḥteyn, Yosef 1912-2010
Shṭeyn, Yoysef
Sḥteyn, Yoysef 1912-2010
Stein, Joe 1912-2010
Stein, Josef 1912-2010
Stein, Joseph
Стейн, Джозеф 1912-
שטיין, יוסף
שטיין, יוסף מוסיקאי
Languages
English (281)
German (3)
Dutch (3)
Yiddish (2)
Italian (1)
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