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Fosse, Bob 1927-1987

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Most widely held works about Bob Fosse
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Most widely held works by Bob Fosse
Cabaret by Bob Fosse( Visual )

201 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An egocentric American girl dreams of becoming a star while working in a third-rate Berlin cabaret
All That Jazz by Bob Fosse( Visual )

95 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,328 WorldCat member 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
The pajama game by Stanley Donen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A labor/management dispute at the Sleeptite Pajama Factory is the subject of this musical comedy
Chicago the musical by John Kander( Recording )

11 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet Charity by Bob Fosse( Visual )

30 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member 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
From Broadway Fosse by Bing Wang( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Swedish and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a theatrical and cinematic legacy that includes "Damn Yankees," "The Pajama Game," "Sweet Charity," "Pippin," "Chicago," and "Dancin'," the genius of Bob Fosse will always cast a long shadow over Broadway and Hollywood. The all-dancing, all-singing "Fosse" was created by those who worked most closely with him, including co-director and co-choreographer Ann Reinking and Fosse's wife, the late Gwen Verdon. This video presents the award-winning musical, recorded live in performance from Broadway. Celebrating Fosse's brilliance with the most important dance numbers from his greatest shows, movies, and early television work, From Broadway: "Fosse" is a showstopping tribute to one of the past century's most influential forces on Broadway
Pippin, his life and times by Stephen Schwartz( Visual )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the medieval legend of Charlemagne's son, Pippin, heir apparent to the Holy Roman Empire, the musical is a parable about a young man's search for meaning and truth
Lenny by Bob Fosse( Visual )

43 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of troubled nightclub comic Lenny Bruce, his wife Honey Harlowe, and his fatal decline through drug addiction
How to succeed in business without really trying by Frank Loesser( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member 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
Fosse original Broadway cast recording( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indeholder sange og melodier, som Bob Fosse har lavet koreografi til
Chicago : [the movie and lyrics] by Bill Condon( Book )

35 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Premiering in 1975 and the hit of the 1997 Broadway season in a production that originated at City Center's Encore! series, Chicago won six Tony Awards including Best Revival and later the Academy Award as Best Picture of the Year. In roaring twenties Chicago, chorine Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband Amos to take the rap ... until he finds out he's been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and sent to death row, Roxie and another "Merry Murderess" Velma Kelly, vie for the spotlight and the headlines, ultimately joining forces in search of the "American Dream" ... fame, fortune and acquittal. This sharp edged satire features a dazzling score that sparked immortal staging by Bob Fosse
"Damn Yankees" by Richard Adler( Visual )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whatever Lola wants -- Lola gets! And what Lola wants is Joe Hardy, an ambitious baseball player, who sells his soul to the Devil in return for a chance to join the Washington Senators' team
Sweet Charity : original Broadway cast recording by Cy Coleman( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwen Verdon takes the lead in the musical based on the Fellini film Nights of Cabiria. Includes bonus tracks and previously unreleased material
My sister Eileen by Richard Quine( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member 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
Liza with a "Z" : a concert for television by Liza Minnelli( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member 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
Chicago original cast recording by John Kander( Recording )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gwen Verdon as Sweet Charity by Cy Coleman( Recording )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago by John Kander( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this musical, a nightclub star and a spot-light seeking young woman find themselves on Murderess Row in jeopardy of hanging. They compete for the spotlight with notorious criminal defence lawyer Billy Flynn
All his jazz : the life & death of Bob Fosse by Martin Gottfried( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""All His Jazz practically dances off the pages.""Harper's Bazaar
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Alternative Names
Bob Fosi

Bob Fosse

Bob Fosse Amerikaans filmregisseur

Bob Fosse coreografo, regista e attore statunitense

Bob Fosse US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Fosse, Robert

Fosse Robert 1927-1987

Fosse, Robert L. 1927-1987

Fosse, Robert Louis 1927-1987

Fosse, Robert Luis.

Μπομπ Φος

Боб Фос

Боб Фоси

Боб Фосс

Фосс, Боб

בוב פוסי

باب فاس فیلمنامه‌نویس، طراح رقص، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

بوب فوس

보브 포스

포스, 밥 1927-1987

フォッシー, ボブ


鲍勃·福斯 编舞、导演、编剧

Sweet CharityPippin, his life and timesLennyChicago : [the movie and lyrics]My sister EileenChicagoAll his jazz : the life & death of Bob Fosse