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Jule Styne Plays List

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List of Jule Styne plays with descriptions, including any musicals by Jule Styne, playwright. This Jule Styne plays list includes promotional photos when available, as well as information about co-writers and Jule Styne characters. This list of plays by Jule Styne is listed alphabetically and includes art of the play's posters when available. A factual list, featuring items like Funny Girl and Peter Pan. What plays did Jule Styne write? All these, one-acts, musicals, or full-length plays are by Jule Styne and can help you decide, "What are the best Jule Styne plays?" (20 items)
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One Night Stand is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
One Night Stand Jule Styne
One Night Stand is a musical with a book and lyrics by Herb Gardner and music by Jule Styne. Its plot centers on a songwriter who feels he's past his prime. Styne had approached Gardner about ...more
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A Party with Betty Comden and ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Leonard Bernstein , Adolph Green , Betty Comden
A Party with Betty Comden and Adolph Green is a musical revue with a book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and music by Leonard Bernstein, Jule Styne, André Previn, Saul ...more
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Bar Mitzvah Boy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Bar Mitzvah Boy Don Black , Jack Rosenthal , Jule Styne
Bar Mitzvah Boy is a musical with a book by Jack Rosenthal, lyrics by Don Black, and music by Jule Styne. Based on Rosenthal's award-winning 1976 BBC1 teleplay of the same name, it focuses on ...more
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Bells Are Ringing is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Adolph Green , Betty Comden , Jule Styne
Bells Are Ringing is a musical with a book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and music by Jule Styne. The story revolves around Ella, who works at an answering service and the ...more
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Darling of the Day is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Darling of the Day Nunnally Johnson , Yip Harburg , Jule Styne
Darling of the Day is a musical with a book by Nunnally Johnson, lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, and music by Jule Styne. It is based on Arnold Bennett's novel Buried Alive and his play The Great ...more
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Do Re Mi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Garson Kanin , Adolph Green , Betty Comden
Do Re Mi is a musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, and a book by Garson Kanin, who also directed the original 1960 Broadway production. The plot centers on ...more
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Fade Out – Fade In is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Adolph Green , Betty Comden , Jule Styne
Fade Out – Fade In is a musical with a book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and music by Jule Styne. The story involves the movie industry in the 1930s. It starred Carol Burnett, ...more
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Funny Girl is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Isobel Lennart , Jule Styne , Bob Merrill
Funny Girl is a musical with a book by Isobel Lennart, music by Jule Styne, and lyrics by Bob Merrill. The semi-biographical plot is based on the life and career of Broadway, film star and ...more
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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Alexander H. Cohen
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is a musical with a book by Joseph Fields and Anita Loos, lyrics by Leo Robin, and music by Jule Styne, based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Loos. The ...more
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Gypsy: A Musical Fable is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Arthur Laurents , Stephen Sondheim , Jule Styne
Gypsy is a 1959 musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and a book by Arthur Laurents. Gypsy is loosely based on the 1957 memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee, the famous striptease ...more
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Hallelujah, Baby! is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Adolph Green , Arthur Laurents , Betty Comden
Hallelujah, Baby! is a musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Adolph Green and Betty Comden, and a book by Arthur Laurents. The show is "a chronicle of the African American struggle ...more
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Hazel Flagg is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Hazel Flagg Ben Hecht , Bob Hilliard , Jule Styne
Hazel Flagg is a musical based on a story by James H. Street. The lyrics are by Bob Hilliard, with music by Jule Styne and the book by Ben Hecht. The musical is based on the 1937 screwball ...more
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High Button Shoes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
High Button Shoes Sammy Cahn , George Abbott , Jule Styne
High Button Shoes is a musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Sammy Cahn and book by George Abbott and Stephen Longstreet. It was based on the semi-autobiographical 1946 novel The Sisters ...more
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Look to the Lilies is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Look to the Lilies Sammy Cahn , Leonard Spigelgass , Jule Styne
Look to the Lilies was a short-lived Broadway musical with a book by Leonard Spigelgass, lyrics by Sammy Cahn, and music by Jule Styne. Based on both the novel and film versions of Lilies of the ...more
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Peter Pan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Carolyn Leigh , Adolph Green , Mark Charlap
Peter Pan is a musical adaptation of J. M. Barrie's 1904 play Peter Pan and Barrie's own novelization of it, Peter and Wendy. The music is mostly by Mark "Moose" Charlap, with ...more
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Prettybelle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Prettybelle Jule Styne , Bob Merrill
Prettybelle is a musical with a book and lyrics by Bob Merrill and music by Jule Styne. It was adapted from Jean Arnold's darkly comic novel Prettybelle: A lively tale of the rape and ...more
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Say, Darling is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Say, Darling Marian Bissell , Richard Pike Bissell , Adolph Green
Say, Darling is a three-act comic play by Abe Burrows and Marian and Richard Bissell about the creation of a Broadway musical. Although the play featured nine original songs with lyrics by Betty ...more
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Subways Are For Sleeping is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Adolph Green , Betty Comden , Jule Styne
Subways Are for Sleeping is a musical Produced by David Merrick with a book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and music by Jule Styne. The original Broadway production played in ...more
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The Red Shoes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Marsha Norman , Jule Styne , Bob Merrill
The Red Shoes is a musical with a book by Marsha Norman, lyrics by Norman and Bob Merrill and music by Jule Styne. Based on Powell and Pressburger's classic 1948 film adaptation of a Hans ...more
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Two on the Aisle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Jule Styne Plays List
Adolph Green , Betty Comden , Jule Styne
Two on the Aisle is a musical revue with a book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and music by Jule Styne. The project marked Comden and Green's return to Broadway following their ...more