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Fosse, Bob 1927-1987

Works: 370 works in 1,037 publications in 9 languages and 21,428 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Legal drama  Fiction  Revues  Music 
Roles: Choreographer, Director, Librettist, Author of screenplay, Originator, Interviewee, Producer, Actor, Dancer, Performer, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Film editor, Singer, Recipient, Dedicatee, Other, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Cabaret by Bob Fosse( visu )
143 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,692 libraries worldwide
An egocentric American girl dreams of becoming a star while working in a third-rate Berlin cabaret
All that jazz by Bob Fosse( visu )
84 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,238 libraries worldwide
The story of an obsessed, pill-popping, chain-smoking choreographer/director dancing simultaneously with love and death. But even while dying, he creates some great dancing. Based on the life of Bob Fosse
Chicago the musical by John Kander( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
The pajama game by George Abbott( visu )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
A labor/management dispute at the Sleeptite Pajama Factory is the subject of this musical comedy
Sweet Charity by Bob Fosse( visu )
33 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 876 libraries worldwide
A lovelorn New York dance hall hostess named Charity Hope Valentine dreams of old-fashioned romance but falls in love with one undeserving man after another
The little prince by Richard Kiley( visu )
19 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 773 libraries worldwide
A French pilot crashes his airplane in the middle of the Sahara Desert and comes upon a young prince from another planet. The little prince tells the pilot that he is inspecting the universe and stays in the desert long enough to convey to the pilot his impression of the earth and stories of other planets he has visited
From Broadway Fosse ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
With a theatrical and cinematic legacy that includes "Damn Yankees," "The Pajama Game," "Sweet Charity," "Pippin," "Chicago," and "Dancin'," the genius of Bob Fosse will always cast a long shadow over Broadway and Hollywood. The all-dancing, all-singing "Fosse" was created by those who worked most closely with him, including co-director and co-choreographer Ann Reinking and Fosse's wife, the late Gwen Verdon. This video presents the award-winning musical, recorded live in performance from Broadway. Celebrating Fosse's brilliance with the most important dance numbers from his greatest shows, movies, and early television work, From Broadway: "Fosse" is a showstopping tribute to one of the past century's most influential forces on Broadway
Lenny by Bob Fosse( visu )
56 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of troubled nightclub comic Lenny Bruce, his wife Honey Harlowe, and his fatal decline through drug addiction
How to succeed in business without really trying by David Swift( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Ambitious young window cleaner J. Pierpont Finch buys a book describing how to get ahead in the business world and sets out to try the methods shown
"Damn Yankees" by Jerry Ross( visu )
9 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Joe Boyd, an armchair athlete, would give anything to watch his sad-sack Washington Senators murder those invincible New York Yankees and grab the American League pennant--even sell his soul to the devil. The devil interferes in the fortunes of the failing baseball team
Fosse original Broadway cast recording by Bob Fosse( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Indeholder sange og melodier, som Bob Fosse har lavet koreografi til
My sister Eileen by Richard Quine( visu )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Two Ohio girls move to New York City to seek their fortunes: Eileen as an actress, her sister as a writer. Their apartment is a magnet for an assortment of zany characters, winding up with unwanted South American sailors who form a conga line
Chicago : a musical vaudeville by Fred Ebb( Book )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Pippin, his life and times ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Using the medieval legend of Charlemagne's son, Pippin, heir apparent to the Holy Roman Empire, this musical pageant is a parable about a young man's search for meaning and truth
Sweet Charity original Broadway cast recording by Cy Coleman( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Liza with a Z a concert for television by Liza Minnelli( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
"Recorded in the wake of the phenomenal success with the screen adaptation of Cabaret, Liza with a Z features Liza Minnelli performing over a dozen songs under the direction of Bob Fosse. This special originally aired on network television and includes renditions of "God Bless the Child," "Son of a Preacher Man," "Bye Bye Blackbird," and a medley of songs from Cabaret"--Distributor website
Pippin his life and times by Ben Vereen( visu )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
The successful Tony-award-winning play by Bob Fosse telling the life of Pippin, the eldest son of Charlemagne
Chicago : a musical vaudeville by John Kander( score )
10 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Gwen Verdon as Sweet Charity by Cy Coleman( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Chicago by John Kander( visu )
33 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 215 libraries worldwide
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Bill Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends
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Alternative Names
Bob Fosse
Fosse, Robert.
Fosse Robert 1927-1987
Fosse, Robert L. 1927-1987
Fosse, Robert Louis 1927-1987
Fosse, Robert Luis.
English (448)
Spanish (22)
French (20)
German (13)
Italian (11)
Multiple languages (10)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
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