Merrily We Roll Along (TCG Edition)

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Pub Date: 09/17/2019

Pages: 120

Publisher: Theatre Communications Group

Imprint: Theatre Communications Group

ISBN 13: 9781559365765

ISBN 10: 1559365765

Price: $14.95

Category: DRAMA / American / General

Merrily We Roll Along (TCG Edition)

By George Furth, Stephen Sondheim, Stephen Sondheim

Price: $14.95

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Paperback

About the Book

Written almost forty years ago, Sondheim and Furth's much-beloved musical Merrily We Roll Along is published again after being out of print for two decades. The tale of a bigwig Hollywood producer and songwriter rolls back over 20 years of his life to illustrate how he came to achieve his elite status -- and what he gave up along the way.

About the Book

The legendary musical by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth is available again in print for the first time in 20 years.

Author

Stephen Sondheim is generally recognized as one of the most influential and innovative artists working in contemporary musical theatre. He has written lyrics for West Side Story, Gypsy and Do I Hear a Waltz, and the complete scores (music and lyrics) for works such as A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Into the Woods, Company, A Little Night Music, Follies, Sunday in the Park with George, Assassins, Passion, Pacific Overtures and Sweeney Todd/ He has won six Tony Awards for Best Score for a Musical, a special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre, an Academy Award for Best Song, eight Grammy Awards, and a Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and many other honors

George Furth was an American librettist, playwright, and actor. Furth won both the Tony and Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Book of a Musical for Company, and was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding New Play for Precious Sons.