Kander, John

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John Kander, composer. Terrence McNally, librettist. Fred Ebb, lyricist. Adapted from the novel, Beso de la Mujer Arana by Manuel Puig.

From the description of The kiss of the spider woman: typescript, 1992. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122314287

The musical opened Jan. 27, 1962, at the Billy Rose Theatre,New York, N.Y., and played 65 performances.

From the description of A family affair : a wedding in two acts / music, lyrics, and book by John Kander, James Goldman, William Goldman, 1962. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 764494220

Composer of "Cabaret" and other musicals, many in collaboration with Fred Ebb.

From the description of Sheet of music signed : [n.p.], [196-?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270907049

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creatorOf Kander, John. Zorbà : a musical / book by Joseph Stein ; music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; adapted from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis. Library of Congress
creatorOf Kander, John. Zorba / music John Kander ; arr. by W. Kasura. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Ebb, Fred. Fred Ebb papers, 1927-2004. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Fred Ebb papers, 1927-2004 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
referencedIn Miscellaneous screen, stage, and radio scripts, ca. 1859-2007. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Prince, Harold,. An oral history interview with Harold Prince / conducted for the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music by Donald Spoto, New York City, 1985 November 19 : recording and transcript. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
referencedIn Bugbee, Charles T. Lighting designs, 1952-1983. Williams College, Sawyer Library
referencedIn Harold Prince papers, 1954-1999 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Kander, John. Curtains / music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; additional lyrics by John Kander and Rupert Holmes ; book by Rupert Holmes ; original book and concept by Peter Stone, 2007. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Lenya, Lotte, 1898-1981. Papers, 1923-1982 (bulk, 1950-1980). Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
creatorOf Loudon, Dorothy. Dorothy Loudon papers, 1885-2003, 1940-2003. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Kander, John. "70, girls, 70" : a musical / music by John Dander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; book by Fred Ebb and Norman Martin. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Ruth Mitchell papers, 1887-1999, 1946-1999 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Kander, John. In person : a musical play : Rehearsal draft / book by George Furth ; music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Kander, John. [Cabaret : original production]. Library of Congress
creatorOf Stratford Festival Collection (University of Guelph). Cabaret / book by Joe Masteroff based on the play by John van Druten and Stories by Christopher Isherwood, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb ; directed by Amanda Dehnert, 2008 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Kander, John. Chicago : the musical / music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; book by Fred Ebb & Bob Fosse ; based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins ; script adaptation, David Thompson, 1997. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Stone, Peter, 1930-2003. Peter Stone papers, 1757-2003 (bulk 1950-2000). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn George Furth papers, 1932-2008 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Masteroff, Joe. Cabaret ... : (Based on the play by John van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood ... / Book by Joe Masteroff ; Lyrics by Fred Ebb ; Music by John Kander ... Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Kander, John. Steel pier / music and lyrics, John Kander & Fred Ebb ; book by David Thompson ; [conceived by Scott Ellis, Susan Stroman, and David Thompson], 1997. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn A. J. Antoon papers, 1961-1991 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Kander, John. Chicago : a musical vaudeville / book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse ; music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebba ; directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Register to the Papers of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya, 1890-1984, inclusive Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
referencedIn Rockwell, Eric. The musical of musicals : the musical! / music by Eric Rockwell ; lyrics by Joanne Bogart ; book by Eric Rockwell & Joanne Bogart, 2003-2005. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Kander, John. Da capo; opera in one act. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Antoon, A. J. (Alfred Joseph), 1944-1992. A. J. Antoon papers, 1961-1991. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. Cabaret / book by Joe Masteroff ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; music by John Kander ; directed by Arne Zaslove, 1973 - performance file. University of Guelph
referencedIn Dorothy Loudon papers, 1885-2003, 1940-2003 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Kander, John. Sheet of music signed : [n.p.], [196-?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Peter Stone papers, 1757-2003, 1950-2000 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Kander, John. Woman of the year : a musical comedy / book by Peter Stone ; music & lyrics by John Kander & Fred Ebb. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Kander, John. The money-tree : 12 / [music by John Kander] ; piano-conductor. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mitchell, Ruth, 1919-2000. Ruth Mitchell papers, 1887-1999 (bulk 1946-1999). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Robert A. Wilson slides, 1956-1969 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Blitzstein, Marc. Music by other composers in the collections of the Weill-Lenya Research Center, 1911-[ongoing]. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
creatorOf Kander, John, 1927-. A family affair : a wedding in two acts / music, lyrics, and book by John Kander, James Goldman, William Goldman, 1962. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Kander, John. The kiss of the spider woman: typescript, 1992. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007,. An oral history interview with Michael Kidd / conducted for the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music by Peggy Meyer Sherry, Los Angeles, 1991 October 1 : recording and transcript. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
creatorOf Kander, John. The new realists' marching song / words by Tom Leher, personally inscribed thereby ; music by John Kander. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives. Cabaret : based on the play / by John van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood ; book by Joe Masteroff ; music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; directed and choreographed by Lou Zamprogna , 1995 - House Program. University of Guelph
referencedIn Harvey, Helen,. An oral history interview with Helen Harvey / conducted for the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music by Donald Spoto, New York City, 1985 November 5 : recording and transcript. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
creatorOf Kander, John. 70, girls, 70 / music by John Kander ; lyrics by Fred Ebb ; book by Fred Ebb & Norman L. Martin ; based upon the play entitled Breath of Spring by Peter Coke ; adaptation by Joe Masteroff ; concert adaptation, David Thompson, 2006. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Vera Zorina papers, 1910-2001 (inclusive), 1933-2001 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Prince, Harold, 1928-. Harold Prince papers, 1954-1999. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Joel Grey papers, 1904-2001, 1949-2001 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
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associatedWith Antoon, A. J. (Alfred Joseph), 1944-1992. person
associatedWith Bobbie, Walter, 1945- person
associatedWith Bugbee, Charles T. person
associatedWith Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles. corporateBody
associatedWith CentreStage Theatre Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Coke, Peter person
associatedWith Ebb, Fred, person
associatedWith Ellis, Scott. person
associatedWith Fosse, Bob, 1927-1987. person
associatedWith Furth, George, 1932-2008. person
associatedWith Goldman, James, 1927-1998. person
associatedWith Goldman, William, 1931-1993, person
associatedWith Grey, Joel, 1932- person
associatedWith Harvey, Helen, person
associatedWith Holmes, Rupert. person
associatedWith Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986. person
associatedWith Kasura, Walter J. person
associatedWith Kazantzakis, Nikos, 1883-1957. person
associatedWith Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007, person
associatedWith Lehrer, Tom, 1928- person
associatedWith Lenya, Lotte, 1898-1981. person
associatedWith Loudon, Dorothy person
associatedWith Loudon, Dorothy. person
associatedWith Marshall, Kathleen. person
associatedWith Martin, Norman. person
associatedWith Martin, Norman L. person
associatedWith Masteroff, Joe. person
associatedWith McNally, Terrence. person
associatedWith Mitchell, Ruth, 1919-2000. person
associatedWith New York Public Library, Billy Rose Theatre Collection, Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith Prince, Harold, person
associatedWith Prince, Harold, 1928- person
associatedWith Puig, Manuel. person
associatedWith Rockwell, Eric. person
associatedWith Stein, Joseph. person
associatedWith Stone, Peter, 1930-2003. person
associatedWith Stratford Festival Collection (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Thompson, David, 1956- person
associatedWith Van Druten, John, 1901-1957. person
associatedWith Watkins, Maurine person
associatedWith Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950 person
associatedWith Wilson, Robert A. (Robert Alfred), 1922- person
associatedWith Zorina, Vera. person
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New York (State)--New York
Germany--Berlin
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Musicals--Scores
Choruses, Secular (Equal voices, 2 parts), Unaccompanied
Berlin (Germany)--Drama
Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Librettos
Marches (Voices (2))
Aging--Psychological aspects--Drama
Dance marathons--Drama
Musical theater--Drama
Trials (Murder)--Drama
Marches (Chorus)
Plucked instrument ensembles, Arranged--Manuscripts--Scores
Man-woman relationships--Drama
Murder--Drama
Musicals--Vocal scores with piano
Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts--Scores
Actors--Drama
Painters--Songs and music
Vocal duets
Musicals--Librettos
National socialism
Actresses--Drama
Musical theater
Occupation
Composers
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Birth 1927-03-18

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