ERIC Number: ED381838
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
"How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." Spotlight on Theater Notes.
Carr, John C.
This booklet presents a variety of materials concerning the current revival of the 1961 play "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." After a brief introduction to the play, the booklet discusses the plot of the play, how it went from best seller to prize-winning musical, biographical information on the lead actor (Matthew Broderick) and the playwright (Abe Burrows), a quiz about plays, and biographical information about the composer/lyricist (Frank Loesser), the author of the book on which the play is based, the director, the choreographer, and the designer. (RS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Historical Background; How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying; Musicals
Note: Produced by the Performance Plus Program, Kennedy Center Education Department. Funding also provided by the Kennedy Center Corporate Fund. For other guides in this series, see CS 508 902-906.