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Fiorello

Fiorello!

by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, George Abbott, Jerome Weidman

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Fiorello

Fiorello




A classic, feel-good musical from legendary writers Bock and Harnick (Fiddler On The Roof, She Loves Me).


Story:

The story of the rise to power of New York's Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia, a man who cleaned up New York politics singlehandedly.


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Lyrics for the Musical's Songs



Composer

Composer
Jerry Bock

Lyricist

Lyricist
Sheldon Harnick

Librettist

Librettist
George Abbott

Librettist

Librettist
Jerome Weidman



  • Premiere

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway Theatre
Opening Night
Nov 23, 1959
Total Performances
795
Original Cast
Tom Bosley, Howard Da Silva, Mark Dawson, Nathaniel Frey, Ellen Hanley, Pat Stanley, Patricia Wilson
Director
George Abbott
Choreographer
Peter Gennaro
Producer
Robert E. Griffith and Harold Prince
Musical Director
Hal Hastings
Orchestrations
Irwin Kostal
Scenic Design
William and Jean Eckart
Costume Design
William and Jean Eckart
Lighting Design
William and Jean Eckart




CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Other

Merchandise




1960 Tony Award Nominations

Best Musical
Best Direction of a Musical
Best Featured Actor in a Musical - Tom Bosley
Best Featured Actor in a Musical - Howard Da Silva
Best Scenic Design (Musical)
Best Choreography
Best Conductor and Musical Director

1960 Pulitzer Prize Award Nominations

Pulitzer Prize for Drama

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