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The art & making of The Greatest Showman

Author: Signe Bergstrom; Michael Gracey, (Film director)
Publisher: San Francisco : Weldon Owen, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Go behind the scenes of The Greatest Showman, and discover the work that brought to life the inspiring story of legendary impresario P.T. Barnum.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Named Person: P T Barnum; P T Barnum
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Signe Bergstrom; Michael Gracey, (Film director)
ISBN: 9781681883731 1681883732
OCLC Number: 1017954867
Description: 192 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Michael Gracey --
Introduction : all that was real is left behind --
A world of wonder : the director's notebook --
A million dreams. Hugh Jackman as P.T. Barnum ; The Aussie connection ; Michelle Williams as Charity Hallett --
Come alive. City of dreams ; Zac Efron as Phillip Carlyle ; Zendaya as Anne Wheeler ; Aeriel & trapeze work ; Forbidden love : Anne Wheeler & Phillip Carlyle ; The greatest of ease : songwriters' & choreographers' notebook ; Four days, two songs ; Eight weeks ; From page to screen : screenwriters' notebook --
This is me. Introducing the oddities ; The bearded lady : Lettie Lutz ; The beard ; The big time : production designer's notebook --
Tightrope. Rebecca Ferguson as Jenny Lind ; Top hats & tails : costume designer's notebook ; Playing with fire : special effects & production design notebook --
The noblest of arts. On location : art & cinematography ; Glitter & sawdust : producer's notebook ; Cast & crew.
Other Titles: Art and making of The Greatest Showman
Greatest Showman
Responsibility: Signe Bergstrom.

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