Strouse, Charles

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Composer of "Put on a happy face" and many other songs from scores of shows.

From the description of Autograph note on music paper, signed : [n.p.], [196-?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910499

Annie 2 opened for previews at the Kennedy Center's Opera House, Washington, D.C., Dec.22, 1989. It closed in early Jan., 1990, when the producers decided it would need further development before resuming performances. It was not produced again until 1993 with the title Annie Warbucks. After workshops at Goodspeed Opera House, East Haddam, Conn, there was an Off-Broadway production at the Variety Arts Theatre, New York, N.Y., where it ran for 200 performances.

From the description of Annie 2 ; Miss Hannigan's revenge / music by Charles Strouse ; lyrics by Martin Charnin ; book by Thomas Meehan, 1989. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 730519719

Charles Strouse, composer. Lee Adams, lyricist. Clifford Odets and William Gibson, co-librettists. Clifford Odets, author of original source material. Suzan-Lori Parks, adaptor.

From the description of Golden boy: typescript, 2002. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122346122

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creatorOf Strouse, Charles. The best tunes of all come from Carnegie Hall / [by Charles Strouse]. Library of Congress
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. A lot of living to do / [words by] Lee Adams ; [music by] Charles Strouse. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. Don't wish your life away / words and music by Charles Buddy Strouse. Library of Congress
creatorOf Stewart, Michael, 1929-1987. Bring back Birdie, 1980 Nov. 14 / book by Michael Stewart ; lyrics by Lee Adams ; music by Charles Strouse ; directed and choreographed by Joe Layton. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. Bye bye Birdie / music by Charles Strouse ; lyrics by Lee Adams ; book by Michael Stewart ; concert adaptation by David Ives, 2004. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Burkat, Leonard, 1919-1992. The Leonard Burkat papers, 1943-1981 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph). Annie / book by Thomas Meehan, music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin ; directed and choreographed by Lou Zamprogna, set designed by Brock Lumsden, 1994 - set model. University of Guelph
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives. Annie / book by Thomas Meehan ; music by Charles Strouse ; lyrics by Martin Charmin ; directed by Lou Zamprogna, 1994 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. Narrative : for orchestra / Charles Strouse. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives. Annie / book by Thomas Meehan ; music by Charles Strouse ; lyrics by Martin Charnin ; directed and choreographed by Lou Zamprogna, 1994 - House Program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Strouse, Charles, 1928-. Bye bye Birdie [music] : a musical comedy / book by Michael Stewart ; music by Charles Stewart ; lyrics by Lee Adams. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Dagon, Gadi, 1957-. 880-01 Enni. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph). Charlotte's Web / based on the book by E.B. White, music and lyrics by Charles Strouse, book by Joseph Robinette ; directed and choreographed by Lou Zamprogna, 2001 - performance files. University of Guelph
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. 880-01 Enni. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. The bowler's song / lyric by Arnold Wertheim ; music by Buddy Strouse. Library of Congress
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Annie / book by Thomas Meehan, music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin ; directed by D. Michael Dobbin, 2005 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. Applause / music by Charles Strouse ; lyrics by Lee Adams ; book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; based on the film All about Eve [screenplay by Joseph L. Mankiewicz] and the original story by Mary Orr ; concert adapation by David Ives, 2008. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Burkat, Leonard, 1919-. The Leonard Burkat papers, 1943-1981 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
creatorOf Arnstein, Arnold. Arnold Arnstein collection of musical scores. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Dagon, Gadi, 1957-. 880-01 Enni. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. Autograph note on music paper, signed : [n.p.], [196-?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. Annie 2 ; Miss Hannigan's revenge / music by Charles Strouse ; lyrics by Martin Charnin ; book by Thomas Meehan, 1989. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Padula, Edward, 1916-. Bye bye Birdie: a musical memoir, n.d. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph). Charlotte's Web / a Performing Arts Production, based on the book by E.B. White, music and lyrics by Charles Strouse, book by Joseph Robinette, produced by permission from the Dramatic Publishing Company ; directed and choreographed by Lou Zamprogna, 2001 - House Program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Strouse, Charles. Golden boy: typescript, 2002. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Champion, Gower, 1919-1980. Bye bye Birdie : [Broadway musical] / choreography by Gower Champion ; music by Charles Strouse. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Stewart, Michael, 1929-1987. Michael Stewart Papers, 1948-1987. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Annie / book by Thomas Meehan, music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin ; directed by D. Michael Dobbin, 2005 - performance file. University of Guelph
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associatedWith Adams, Lee, 1924- person
associatedWith Arnstein, Arnold. person
associatedWith Burkat, Leonard, 1919-1992. person
associatedWith Charnin, Martin. person
associatedWith City Center of Music and Drama (New York, N. Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Comden, Betty. person
associatedWith Gibson, William, 1914-2008. person
associatedWith Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Green, Adolph. person
associatedWith Ives, David. person
associatedWith J.C. Williamson (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Mankiewicz, Joseph L. person
associatedWith Marshall, Kathleen. person
associatedWith Meehan, Thomas. person
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 Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963. person
associatedWith Orr, Mary person
associatedWith Padula, Edward, 1916-. person
associatedWith Parks, Suzan-Lori. person
associatedWith Stewart, Michael, 1929-1987. person
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith The New York Public Library, Billy Rose Theatre Collection, Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith Wertheim, Arnold. person
associatedWith Zaks, Jerry, 1946- person
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United States
New York (State)--New York
United States
United States
United States
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Rock music--Drama
Popular music
Actors--Drama
Actresses--Drama
Popular music--1941-1950--Lead sheets
Singers--Drama
Musical theater
Orchestral music--Scores
Musicals
Theater--Drama
Theatrical producers and directors--Drama
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Birth 1928-06-07

Death 2010

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