Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007

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American choreographer and director best known for his work in the original productions of Finian's rainbow and Guys and dolls. He also choreographed Love life by Kurt Weill and Alan Jay Lerner.

From the description of 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). WorldCat record id: 122619149

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creatorOf Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007. Musical comedies. Wildcat [Programs] New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007. Musical comedies. Ben Franklin in Paris. [Programs] New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf 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 Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007. Musical comedies. Li'l Abner [Programs] New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
referencedIn Trude Rittman scores, ca. 1934-ca. 1975 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
referencedIn Edgar Dannenberg correspondence, 1952-1994 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Timeline Films. Videotape collection, [ca. 1915-1997]. American Primers
referencedIn Fabray, Nanette,. An oral history interview with Nanette Fabray / conducted for the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music by Peggy Meyer Sherry, Pacific Palisades, CA, 1991 October 1 : recording and transcript. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
creatorOf Timeline Films. Videotape collection, [ca. 1915-1997]. American Primers
creatorOf Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007. Correspondence and contracts. New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007. Miscellaneous manuscripts. New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007. Musical comedies. Skyscraper [Programs] New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf Hyman, Dick. Honky tonk nights: typescript, 1983. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf KIDD, MICHAEL. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Timeline Films videotape collection, approximately 1915-1997 L. Tom Perry Special CollectionsMotion Picture Archive
creatorOf Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007. Musical comedies. Can can [Programs] New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
referencedIn Dannenberg, Edgar. Edgar Dannenberg correspondence, 1952-1994. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Dannenberg, Edgar person
correspondedWith Dannenberg, Edgar. person
associatedWith DeMille, Agnes. person
associatedWith Fabray, Nanette, person
associatedWith Hyman, Dick. person
associatedWith Kander, John. person
associatedWith Kazan, Elia. person
associatedWith Lenya, Lotte, 1898-1981. person
associatedWith Lerner, Alan Jay, 1918-1986. person
associatedWith Rittman, Trude person
associatedWith Sherry, Peggy Meyer. person
associatedWith Timeline Films. corporateBody
associatedWith Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950. person
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Musical theater
Dancing
Choreographers
Dance--Production and direction
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Birth 1915-08-12

Death 2007-12-23

Americans

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