renaissance music and dance, instruments - operas and other adaptations - musicals - ballets
composers of operas, ballets, incidental music, songs (alphabetical:
A-G, H-R, S-Z)




Musicals Net [http://www.musicals.net/]
Musical Theatre [http://cla.calpoly.edu/~amclamor/324Theater/index.html]

A Bombitty of Errors: Shakespeare and hip-hop [http://www.bomb-itty.com/] (last visit: 22/02/00)

The Boys from Syracuse Richard Rodgers, musical. (Comedy of Errors) [http://liber.ithaca.edu/MARION/ACU-4834] (May 2002)
synopsis, some songs: [http://www.stageagent.com/cb/info.pl/ti/boys_from_syracuse] (May 2002)
Performances on Broadway
The Boys from Syracuse. musical film, (USA 1940) dir. A. Edward Sutherland. Writing credits George Abbott (play) [http://us.imdb.com/Title?0032276]

The Fantasticks. Schmidt, Harvey. lyrics Tom Jones. synopsys. [http://musicals.net/cgi-bin/musicals?sn=210&show=The+Fantasticks&type=Synopsis]

Two Gentlemen of Verona, a multi-racial rock musical. MacDermot, Galt (music) and John Guare (libretto) [http://www.musicals101.com/1970bway1.htm]. and [http://www.theatredb.com/cgi-bin/q.pl?sid=s0294]
Fonsecca, Fernando: Two Gentlemen of Verona, Musical, MS 1984 ?
Frezza, Christina,
Two Gentlemen of Verona (PDF-file) Operette 1987 (Oct. 2001)
Linstaedt, Axel, Zwei Herren aus Verona, Rock Musical 1972 ??
Taylor, Philipp: Two Gentlemen of Verona, Musical 1987. ?

Illyria. (musical) Book, Music, & Lyrics by Peter Mills. (based on Twelfth Night) [http://www.ProspectTheater.org/] (April 2002)

Kiss me, Kate Musical by Cole Porter: The musical, the film [http://www.imagi-nation.com/moonstruck/albm60.html]

Duke Ellington. Play On! A musical based on Twelfth Night with songs by Duke Ellington [http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/shows/playon.html] (May 2002)
Duke Ellington.
Play On! [http://centerstage.net/theatre/reviews/playon.html] (May 2002) Play on! (musical, Duke Ellington) Broadway 1996-97
Michael Kuchwara, Discussion of the
Broadway production of Play On!

Marina Blue, a rock musical based on Pericles [http://www.nordhessen.net/kulturring/marinablue/]; lyrics of songs [http://www.nordhessen.net/kulturring/marinablue/songs.htm] (May 2002)

Rockabye Hamlet Cliff Jones (music, libretto) Broadway 1976 [http://www.theatredb.com/cgi-bin/q.pl?stext=Rockabye+Hamlet&query=show]

Roméo et Juliette. Presgurvic, Gerard. musical. [http://id.conseil.free.fr/escaf/romeo.html]
Interview with Presgurvic [http://www.alessentiel.com/mag/article/romeo_juliette.php3]

The Tale of Cymbeline. Galt MacDermot. Off-Broadway musical, 1971/2

Your Own Thing Music & lyrics by Danny Apolinar & Hal Hester: Book by Donald Driver, inspired by Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare. Orpheum Theatre, Off-Broadway 13 January, 1968 (937 perfs) [http://www.nodanw.com/shows_y/your_own_thing.htm] / listen to samples

West Side Story music: Leonard Bernstein, lyrics: Stephen Sondheim [http://www.mtishows.com/InfoBase/MTInfobase1089.htm]
West Side Story: the musical, the film [http://www.imagi-nation.com/moonstruck/albm28.html]


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