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The American Showmen

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Michael Craig concludes this 25-part series on the creators of entertainment in the USA. This week:
Harold Prince (part 3)
The last chapter in the story of the toast of Broadway, which covers Cabaret, Zorba, Company, Follies, Candide, A Little Night Music, and currently Pacific Overtures.
With the recorded comments of GEORGE ABBOTT , MICHAEL BENNETT HERMIONE GINGOLD , HOWARD HAINES ANNETTE MEYERS , JERRY ORBACH HAROLD PRINCE, JEAN SIMMONS
STEPHEN SONDHEIM , ELAINE STRITCH HUGH .WHEELER and also:
NICK CURTIS AND THE
JACK EMBLOW SEXTET
Research by BILL SULLIVAN Written by DICK VOSBURGH
Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Craig
Unknown: George Abbott
Unknown: Michael Bennett
Unknown: Hermione Gingold
Unknown: Howard Haines
Unknown: Annette Meyers
Unknown: Jerry Orbach
Unknown: Jean Simmons
Unknown: Stephen Sondheim
Unknown: Elaine Stritch
Written By: Dick Vosburgh






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