Fosse, Bob 1927-1987
Most widely held works about Bob Fosse
Most widely held works by Bob Fosse
Cabaret by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,632 libraries worldwide
An egocentric American girl dreams of becoming a star while working in a third-rate Berlin cabaret.
All that jazz ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,217 libraries worldwide
The story of an obsessed, pill-popping, chain-smoking choreographer/director dancing simultaneously with love and death. But even while dying, he creates some great dancing. Based on the life of Bob Fosse.
Chicago the musical by John Kander ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
Murderesses Velma Kelly (who blanked out and killed her cheating husband) and Roxie Hart (who killed her boyfriend in a jealous rage) strive for fame at any cost including scandal and lies in 1920s Chicago.
Cabaret ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
Sally Bowles, an American cabaret singer in 1930s Berlin, becomes involved in the rise of the Nazi party.
Sweet Charity ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 709 libraries worldwide
A lovelorn New York dance hall hostess named Charity Hope Valentine dreams of old-fashioned romance but falls in love with one undeserving man after another.
The little prince ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
A French pilot crashes his airplane in the middle of the Sahara Desert and comes upon a young prince from another planet. The little prince tells the pilot that he is inspecting the universe and stays in the desert long enough to convey to the pilot his impression of the earth and stories of other planets he has visited.
Fosse ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
A tribute to the man behind such favorites as "Cabaret," "Chicago," "Sweet Charity," and "Pippin." A mixture of physically aggressive dance moves and dazzling visual style, Bob Fosse's approach to theater revolutionized how we experience music and dance, while his mixture of cynicism and sentiment remains timely decades after his death. Join one of Fosse's most gifted collaborators, Ann Reinking, as she and a wild, gyrating cast take you through such memorable standards as "Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries," "Steam Heat," "Mein Herr," and the unforgettable "Big Spender."
The pajama game ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
A labor/management dispute at the Sleeptite Pajama Factory is the subject of this musical comedy.
Pippin, his life and times ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Using the medieval legend of Charlemagne's son, Pippin, heir apparent to the Holy Roman Empire, this musical pageant is a parable about a young man's search for meaning and truth.
Sweet Charity original Broadway cast recording by Cy Coleman ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
How to succeed in business without really trying ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Ambitious young window cleaner J. Pierpont Finch buys a book describing how to get ahead in the business world and sets out to try the methods shown.
Damn Yankees ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Joe Boyd, an armchair athlete, would give anything to watch his sad-sack Washington Senators murder those invincible New York Yankees and grab the American League pennant--even sell his soul to the devil. The devil interferes in the fortunes of the failing baseball team.
Fosse original Broadway cast recording ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Indeholder sange og melodier, som Bob Fosse har lavet koreografi til.
All that jazz ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Bob Fosse's spellbinding film and four time Academy Award winner is a powerful story of a man driven compulsively to find perfection in his work. It is a musical which celebrates show business, yet strips it of its glitter.
Chicago : a musical vaudeville by Fred Ebb ( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
My sister Eileen ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Two Ohio girls move to New York City to seek their fortunes: Eileen as an actress, her sister as a writer. Their apartment is a magnet for an assortment of zany characters, winding up with unwanted South American sailors who form a conga line.
Lenny ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of troubled nightclub comic Lenny Bruce, his wife Honey Harlowe, and his fatal decline through drug addiction.
Lenny ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Depicts the rise to stardom of comedian Lenny Bruce and his fatal decline through drug addiction.
Liza with a Z a concert for television ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
In 1972, Liza Minnelli and Broadway legend Bob Fosse took the Oscars by storm for Cabaret. That same year, the two paired up once again to create the spectacular musical special Liza with a Z, making television history and carting home four Emmys in the process.
The pajama game ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Sleepwear, a labor dispute, and singing come together for perhaps the first and only time in film history in The Pajama Game. In a small Iowa town, the main employer is the SleepTite Pajama Company, where the mostly female workforce is demanding a badly needed 7 1/2 cent-an-hour pay increase. Competing firms wages have already gone up, so why not theirs? Babe, the headstrong leader of the workers' Union stages a garment factory showdown with management, represented in person by the new factory superintendent Sid. When a work slowdown gets no results, Babe stops the machinery, and Sid has to fire her. They were falling in love, but since he's management and she's labor, can that ever work? Featuring members of the original Broadway cast (Doris Day was not in the original cast).
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