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The amazing story of The fantasticks

America"s longest running play

by Donald C. Farber

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Published by Limelight Editions in Pompton Plains, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schmidt, Harvey

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDonald C. Farber and Robert Viagis [sic].
    ContributionsViagas, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.S26143 F4 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3395770M
    ISBN 100879103132
    LC Control Number2005007713

    Series: Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook Format: Digital Book Composer: Various One of our bestselling Broadway collections just got even better thanks to this new 6th edition. It features 85 timeless Broadway favorites arranged for piano and voice with guitar chord frames.


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Not to be confused with The Fantastics. The Fantasticks; Original Off-Broadway cast album cover. Music: Harvey Schmidt. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (often referred to as simply Fantastic Beasts) is a guide book written by British author J. Rowling (under the pen name of the fictitious author Newt Scamander) about the magical creatures in the Harry Potter original version, illustrated by the author herself, purports to be Harry Potter's copy of the textbook of the same name Author: J.

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The World's Longest Running Musical. Music by Harvey Schmidt, book and lyrics by Tom Jones. Presented by Lore Noto at The Sullivan Street Playhouse, New York City. Find the latest news, photos, cast lists, music clips, video clips, interviews, casting info, and more of this beloved show. “The Fantasticks”, with book and lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt, ran Off-Broadway for 42 years (closing in only to reopen in ).

It was, and still is, the longest running musical in history. Book, lyrics and direction by Tom Jones. 2 hours 5 minutes, including one intermission. It is a true classic, a living landmark, really. And well into performance range, it is by far the world's longest running musical (a record that would still be true even if you only counted + performances that happened preyear "hiatus").

"The Fantasticks" Book by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt. Directed by Robyne Parrish. Sept. 20 - Oct. 7, Gilbert Theater ( Green Street, Fayetteville, NC). The Fantasticks Cast Album The Fantasticks Complete Vocal Score The Fantasticks Sheet Music (Vocal Selections) The Amazing Story of the Fantasticks: America's Longest Running Play The Fantasticks Script.

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