WorldCat Identities

Pasek, Benj

Overview
Works: 163 works in 445 publications in 3 languages and 14,949 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Romance films  Musicals  Biographical films  Motion picture music  Excerpts  Comedy films  Film soundtracks  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Composer, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Performer, Conceptor, Musician, Speaker, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Benj Pasek
La La Land by Ryan Gosling( Visual )

36 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles. This original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing dreams
The greatest showman by Michael Gracey( Visual )

35 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and German and held by 2,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An original musical screenplay brings to life the story of P.T. Barnum and his creation of "the greatest show on Earth". Rising from nothing, P.T. sets out to make a better life for his family. His creativity and drive take him on an fantastic journey beyond what he or anyone else could have imagined. In the end he creates a magical experience that will be enjoyed and celebrated by generations to come
Dear Evan Hansen : the novel by Val Emmich( Book )

15 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan goes from being a nobody to everyone's hero and a social media superstar after a chance encounter with Connor just before his suicide leads others to believe Evan was his only friend
Dear Evan Hansen by Steven Levenson( )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and German and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An original musical that explores the poignant desire for human connection in the tumultuous life of one young man. Evan is shy, lonely, and bullied for it -- teeming with the irrepressible emotions all too familiar with anyone who's ever been a teenager. After a tragedy strikes, Evan's life suddenly gets turned around, but is it ultimately for the better?"--
The greatest showman : original motion picture soundtrack by Benj Pasek( Recording )

21 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul follow up their Oscar-winning work on La La Land by creating music for a bold musical that celebrates the birth of show business. Includes performances from Hugh Jackman, Zendaya, Zac Efron, and more
La La Land : original motion picture soundtrack by Justin Hurwitz( Recording )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most talked-about and acclaimed films of 2016 releases a CD featuring performances from a cast that includes Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone
Dear Evan Hansen : original Broadway cast recording by Benj Pasek( )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An original musical that explores the poignant desire for human connection in the tumultuous life of one young man. Evan is shy, lonely, and bullied for it -- teeming with the irrepressible emotions all too familiar with anyone who's ever been a teenager. After a tragedy strikes, Evan's life suddenly gets turned around, but is it ultimately for the better?
Dear Evan Hansen : the novel by Val Emmich( Recording )

19 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and German and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a letter that was never meant to be seen by anyone draws high school senior Evan Hansen into a family's grief over the loss of their son, he is given the chance of a lifetime: to belong. He just has to stick to a lie he never meant to tell, that the notoriously troubled Connor Murphy was his secret best friend. Suddenly, Evan isn't invisible anymore, even to the girl of his dreams. A simple lie leads to complicated truths in this big-hearted coming-of-age story of grief, authenticity and the struggle to belong in an age of instant connectivity and profound isolation
Aladdin : original motion picture soundtrack by Alan Menken( Recording )

7 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soundtrack to the thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of the Disney animated classic puts an updated spin on some of the original film's most beloved musical moments
The greatest showman : reimagined by Benj Pasek( Recording )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music from the 2017 blockbuster film has become a sensation, with the soundtrack reaching the top of the Billboard chart. This features performances of the film's songs by Pink, Panic at the Disco, Kelly Clarkson, and more
Dear Evan Hansen : through the window by Steven Levenson( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An official compendium offers a behind-the-scenes look at the hit musical, and winner of six Tony Awards, Dear Evan Hansen, in a visual journey that includes interviews with the cast and crew, behind-the-scenes photos, a deeper look into Evan's fictional world and the show's visual world, unreleased lyrics, the libretto and much more
La La Land : music from the motion picture soundtrack : piano/vocal/guitar by Justin Hurwitz( )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written and directed by Academy Award nominee Damien Chazelle, La La Land tells the story of Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated jazz musician, who are struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, this original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams. Our matching folio features piano/vocal/guitar arrangements from the soundtrack featuring original songs by Justin Hurwitz with lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
Dear Evan Hansen by Benj Pasek( )

10 editions published in 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nominated for 9 Tony Awards, this widely acclaimed Broadway musical by the lyricists from La La Land, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, is presented in these 13 selections for vocal line and piano accompaniment
The greatest showman : music from the motion picture soundtrack : piano, vocal, guitar by Benj Pasek( )

21 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a songbook that features vocal lines with piano accompaniment and chord symbols for nine songs from the motion picture
La La Land : original motion picture score by Justin Hurwitz( Recording )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justin Hurwitz's score is another important sonic piece in the buzz about the big-screen musical starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone
A Christmas story : the musical by Benj Pasek( Recording )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas story : the musical by Benj Pasek( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dogfight : original cast recording by Benj Pasek( Recording )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Warner Bros. film and screenplay by Bob Comfort, Dogfight features a score by Broadway's newest stars Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and a book by another Broadway newcomer, Peter Duchan. This world premiere musical features performers Lindsay Mendez, Derek Klena, and Annaleigh Ashford
A Christmas story live! by Benj Pasek( Recording )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live, televised musical remake of the 1983 film A Christmas story originally broadcast in 2017
You will be found by Benj Pasek( Book )

3 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated presentation of the lyrics to a song from the Broadway musical, Dear Evan Hansen, which emphasize that however bad things seem, one is never alone. Includes authors' note about the background of the song and how it led to the book
 
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Benj Pasek

Benj Pasek Amerikaans componist (1985-)

Benj Pasek compositor estauxunidense

Benj Pasek cumadóir

Benj Pasek kompozitor

Pasek (1985- )

Pasek Benjamin

ベンジ・パセク

Languages
English (242)

German (3)

Spanish (1)