Russel Crouse


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Noun1.Russel Crouse - United States playwright (1893-1966)Russel Crouse - United States playwright (1893-1966)
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The show was based on Baroness Maria Von Trapp's 1949 autobiography, which inspired Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse to create the Broadway musical 10 years later.
It all began with the story of the Trapp Family Singers and Baroness Maria von Trapp's 1949 autobiography, which inspired Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse to create a Broadway musical in 1959.
Perhaps it's the music of Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, or the book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, that have ensured the musical's lasting appeal since its Broadway debut in 1959, followed by the hit movie adaptation starring Julie Andrews in 1965.
com/tv/2017/02/01/girls-zosia-mamet-grandpa-sound-music/) Inside the Actor's Studio " with her "Girls" co-stars, Mamet said that her grandfather, Russel Crouse, was the one who wrote "The Sound of Music.
Created as a Broadway musical in 1959 by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, the unforgettable score features some of the most memorable songs ever performed on stage, including Edelweiss, My Favorite Things, Do-Re-Mi, Climb Ev'ry Mountain, So Long, Farewell and of course, the title song, The Sound of Music.
Along with his collaborator Russel Crouse, Lindsay goes on to write the book for The Sound of Music and the Pulitzer-winning play State of the Union.
Russel Crouse, Victor Herbert, Dorothy Fields, Richard Rogers, and Oscar Hammerstein II.
Crouse smiles wanly when asked about it, but wants the world to know that he wrote "Boys on the Bus" in 1972 as a 25-year-old protege of Hunter Thompson at Rolling Stone magazine to honor his father, Russel Crouse, who died six years before the book was published.
The Sound of Music (1959) is a musical with music composed by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and is based on a book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse.
Wodehouse & Guy Bolton and Howard Lindsay & Russel Crouse, new book by Timothy Crouse & John Weidman.
Wodehouse, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, new book by Timothy Crouse and John Weidman, directed by John Leslie, musical direction by Nathan Newton, choreographed by Matthew Parello.
Clearly, the script had to be changed - but Wodehouse and Bolton found themselves watching their work being drastically altered by a second pair of writers, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse - who were themselves not happy because they were paid less than the original two.