Not Since Carrie is Ken Mandelbaum's brilliant survey of Broadway's biggest flops. This highly readable and entertaining book highlights almost 200 musicals created between 1950 and 1990, framed around the notorious musical adaptation of Carrie, and examines the reasons for their failure. qEssential and hilarious, q raves The New Yorker, and The New York Times calls the book qA must-read.qLahr insisted on making Foxy completely his, demanding that everyone on stage freeze whenever he was on. It was Lahr, however, who contributed many of the scripta#39;s funniest lines. ... The score featured one semihit, aquot;Talk to Me Baby, aquot; two good duets for Blyden and Damon, and a comic recitative showstopper for Lahranbsp;...
|Title||:||Not Since Carrie|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan - 1992-08-15|