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Wheeler, Hugh 1912-1987

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Works: 260 works in 757 publications in 5 languages and 20,607 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Original cast recordings  Film adaptations  Concert television programs  Horror films  Music  Televised operas  Television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Recipient, Lyricist, Scenarist, Printer
Classifications: ML50.S705, 782.14
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Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( visu )
45 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,031 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
Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
25 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,664 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
A little night music original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
51 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
Catherine Zeta-Jones makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in an intimate version of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical. Joining her in this production is stage and screen icon Angela Lansbury
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet Street by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,198 libraries worldwide
Sweeny Todd shaves gentlemen in his Fleet Street shop and the gentlemen are never seen again
Pacific overtures by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
A little night music by Stephen Sondheim( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
Libretto of a musical
Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim( score )
26 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 780 libraries worldwide
A little night music : a new musical by Stephen Sondheim( score )
21 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 776 libraries worldwide
Leonard Bernstein's Candide a comic operetta in two acts by Leonard Bernstein( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 632 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
Big fish, little fish : a new comedy by Hugh Wheeler( Book )
7 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
A comedy with a setting in New York City
Sweeney Todd original cast by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
Candide : a comic operetta in two acts by Leonard Bernstein( score )
32 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Pacific overtures original cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Candide opera house version, 1982 by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet Street : in concert ( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 533 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 )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 502 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
Candide by Leonard Bernstein( score )
7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Candide by Leonard Bernstein( visu )
29 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 435 libraries worldwide
Leonard Bernstein's operetta, based on the classic Voltaire story. Voltaire's Candide begins in Westphalia, Germany, where Candide is tortured by noted philosopher Doctor Pangloss on the idea that "all is for the best...in this best of all worlds." Candide first accepts this philosophy, but as he experiences war, poverty, the maliciousness of man, and the hypocricy of the church, he begins to doubt Pangloss
Pacific overtures by Stephen Sondheim( score )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Candide comic operetta in two acts by Burton D Fisher( file )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity Patrick, Q.

controlled identity Quentin, Patrick

controlled identity Stagge, Jonathan

Hugh Wheeler Brits scenarioschrijver (1912-1987)
Hugh Wheeler escritor inglés
Wheeler, Hugh C.
Wheeler, Hugh C. 1912-1987
Wheeler, Hugh Callingham.
Wheeler Hugh Callingham 1912-1987
Wheeler, Hugh Callingham 1913-
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