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The musical world of Boublil & Schönberg : the creators of Les misérables, Miss Saigon, Martin Guerre, and the pirate queen

Author: Margaret Vermette
Publisher: New York : Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, [2006] 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Two Frenchmen, an idea, and a blank piece of paper. That's how it started. Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg are the creators of the multi-award-winning and much-loved musicals Les Miserables, Miss Saigon, Martin Guerre and now an exciting new work The Pirate Queen." "The Musical World of Boublil and Schonberg is the first book to offer a comprehensive look behind the closed doors of these intensely private  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Alain Boublil; Claude-Michel Schönberg; Alain Boublil; Claude-Michel Schönberg; Claude-Michel Schönberg; Alain Boublil, Schriftsteller.; Claude-Michel Schönberg; Claude-Michel Schönberg; Alain Boublil; Claude-Michel Schönberg; Claude-Michel Schönberg; Claude-Michel Schönberg
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Vermette
ISBN: 9781557837158 1557837155
OCLC Number: 76064636
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 345 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: A question of identity : a biographical portrait --
Do you hear the people sing? : writing the musicals --
Words on the page : the co-lyricists --
From page to stage : the directors --
Master of the house : producer --
New horizons : The pirate queen and beyond --
Showcase : a fact file on the productions.
Other Titles: Boublil & Schönberg
Musical world of Boublil and Schönberg
Boublil and Schönberg
Responsibility: Margaret Vermette.
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Two Frenchmen, an idea, and a blank piece of paper - that's how it started. Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg are the creators of the multi-award-winning and much-loved musicals "Les  Read more...

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"A fascinating glimpse behind the barricade of Boubil and Schonberg." - Sir Cameron Mackintosh"

 
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