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Wheeler, Hugh 1912-1987

Overview
Works: 267 works in 726 publications in 5 languages and 19,706 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Stories, plots, etc  Musical films  Concert television programs  Television programs  Slasher films  Librettos 
Roles: Librettist, Author of screenplay, Attributed name, Creator, Composer, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Recipient, Scenarist, Lyricist, Printer
Classifications: ML50.S705, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Hugh Wheeler
Publications by Hugh Wheeler
Publications by Hugh Wheeler, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Hugh Wheeler
 
Most widely held works by Hugh Wheeler
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( visu )
31 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,880 libraries worldwide
Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims
Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
40 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,688 libraries worldwide
Barber Sweeney Todd returns to London seeking revenge for the loss of his wife and daughter by killing customers and dropping to the shop downstairs to be made into meat pies by Mrs. Lovett. Includes sketches and photographs from several productions
Sweeney Todd original cast by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,620 libraries worldwide
Features two discs of music from the original Broadway cast recording of Sweeney Todd. This remastered version features two bonus tracks and a hidden track. The headlining performer here is Angela Lansbury
A little night music original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
45 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
CBS MasterWorks
Pacific overtures by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
Winter Garden, Harold Prince, in association with Ruth Mitchell presents "Pacific Overtures," starring Mako, with Soon-Teck Oh, Yuki Shimoda, Sab Shimono, Isao Sato, Alvin Ing, Ernest Harada, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by John Weidman, additional material by Hugh Wheeler, scenic production designed by Boris Aronson, costumes designed by Florence Klotz, lighting designed by Tharon Musser, orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, music direction by Paul Gemignani, dance music by Daniel Troob, Kabuki consultant Haruki Fujimoto, masks & dolls by E.J. Taylor, choreography by Patricia Birch, production directed by Harold Prince
A little night music : a new musical by Stephen Sondheim( score )
18 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim( score )
19 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 741 libraries worldwide
Big fish, little fish : a new comedy by Hugh Wheeler( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 673 libraries worldwide
A comedy with a setting in New York City
Candide comic operetta in two acts by Burton D Fisher( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
Leonard Bernstein's Candide a comic operetta in two acts by Leonard Bernstein( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Based on Voltaire's tale of an innocent young man's journey through a life filled with colorful characters and unexpected life lessons
Candide : a comic operetta in two acts by Leonard Bernstein( score )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 570 libraries worldwide
A little night music : a new musical comedy by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
16 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and Danish and held by 537 libraries worldwide
"Middle-aged Frederick Egerman has been patiently waiting a year for his young bride Anne to consummate their marriage. But unbeknownst to Frederick, his son Erich is also in love with Anne. To complicate matters, Frederick's former mistress Desiree Armfeldt arrives in town--but Desiree is having a clandestine affair with the husband of the Countess Mittelheim! The mismatched couples in this delightful bedroom farce are all invited to a country estate where their lives (and loves) are inevitably sorted out."
Candide opera house version, 1982 by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet Street : in concert ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Sweeney Todd seeks revenge against the judge who once deported him to Australia, an act that led to the death of Todd's beloved wife
Four by Sondheim, Wheeler, Lapine, Shevelove and Gelbart by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
An anthology of musicals as published in individual volumes by Applause. Music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. The complete books & lyrics with set & costume designs, production photos, essays & more. Includes drawings by Al Hirschfeld
A little night music by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
21 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 475 libraries worldwide
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Opera House, The Kennedy Center presents the Harold Prince production in association with Ruth Mitchell, Jean Simmons, Margaret Hamilton in "A Little Night Music," a new musical with Ed Vanco, Virginia Pulos, Andra Akers, Stephen Lehew, Marti Morris, Mary Ann Chinn, Jonathan Banks, Elliott Savage, Marina MacNeal, Kris Karlowski, Karen Zenker, Joe McGrath and George Lee Andrews, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Hugh Wheeler, suggested by a film by Ingmar Bergman, choreography by Patricia Birch, scenic produciton designed by Boris Aronson, costumes designed by Florence Klotz, lighting designed by Tharon Musser, musical direction by Richard Parrinello, orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, production directed by Harold Prince
Candide by Leonard Bernstein( score )
7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Pacific overtures by Stephen Sondheim( score )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Pacific overtures original cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
A little night music by Stephen Sondheim( visu )
19 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 libraries worldwide
"Middle-aged Frederick Egerman has been patiently waiting a year for his young bride Anne to consummate their marriage. But unbeknownst to Frederick, his son Erich is also in love with Anne. To complicate matters, Frederick's former mistress Desiree Armfeldt arrives in town--but Desiree is having a clandestine affair with the husband of the Countess Mittelheim! The mismatched couples in this delightful bedroom farce are all invited to a country estate where their lives (and loves) are inevitably sorted out."--Container
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Patrick, Q.

controlled identity Quentin, Patrick

controlled identity Stagge, Jonathan

Patrick, Q. 1912-1987 Pseudonym
Patrick, Quentin 1912-1987 Pseudonym
Stagge, Jonathan 1912-1987 Pseudonym
Webb, Richard W., 1912-1987
Wheeler, H.C.
Wheeler, Hugh C.
Wheeler, Hugh C. 1912-1987
Wheeler, Hugh Callingham.
Wheeler, Hugh Callingham, 1912-1987
Wheeler, Hugh Callingham, 1913-
Wilson Webb, R.
Languages
English (296)
German (6)
Danish (3)
Hebrew (2)
Italian (1)
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