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List of Marvin Hamlisch plays with descriptions, including any musicals by Marvin Hamlisch, playwright. This Marvin Hamlisch plays list includes promotional photos when available, as well as information about co-writers and Marvin Hamlisch characters. This list of plays by Marvin Hamlisch is listed alphabetically and includes art of the play's posters when available. List features items like A Chorus Line, Sweet Smell of Success, and many more What plays did Marvin Hamlisch write? All these, one-acts, musicals, or full-length plays are by Marvin Hamlisch and can help you decide, "What are the best Marvin Hamlisch plays?" (5 items)
A Chorus Line is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Marvin Hamlisch Plays List
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A Chorus Line is a musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a book by James Kirkwood, Jr. and Nicholas Dante. Centred on seventeen Broadway dancers auditioning for spots on a chorus line, the musical is set on the bare stage of a Broadway theatre during an audition for a musical. A Chorus Line provides a glimpse into the personalities of the performers and the choreographer as they describe the events that have shaped their lives and their decisions to become dancers. Following several workshops and an Off-Broadway production, A Chorus Line opened at the Shubert Theatre on Broadway July 25, 1975, directed and choreographed by Michael Bennett. An unprecedented box ...more on Wikipedia

Authors / Creators: Edward Kleban , Nicholas Dante , Marvin Hamlisch , James Kirkwood Jr.

Characters: Zach, Sheila Bryant, Greg Gardner, Mike Costa, Don Kerr, + more

Also Ranked

#15 on Stage Musicals That Would Make Great Movies

#15 on The Best Tony Award Winning Musicals

#6 on The Greatest Musicals That Started Off-Broadway

#4 on The Best Broadway Musicals of the '70s

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Smile

Smile is a musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch and book and lyrics by Howard Ashman. It was originally produced on Broadway in 1986. The musical is based loosely on the 1975 comedy film of the same title, from a screenplay by Jerry Belson. ...more on Wikipedia

Authors / Creators: Howard Ashman , Marvin Hamlisch

Sweet Smell of Success is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Marvin Hamlisch Plays List
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Sweet Smell of Success is a musical created by Marvin Hamlisch, Craig Carnelia, and John Guare. The show is based on the 1957 movie of the same name, which tells the story of a powerful newspaper columnist named J. J. Hunsecker who uses his connections to ruin his sister's relationship with a man he deems inappropriate. ...more on Wikipedia

Authors / Creators: Marvin Hamlisch , Craig Carnelia , John Guare

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The Goodbye Girl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Marvin Hamlisch Plays List
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The Goodbye Girl is a musical with a book by Neil Simon, lyrics by David Zippel, and music by Marvin Hamlisch, based on Simon's original screenplay for the 1977 film of the same name. ...more on Wikipedia

Authors / Creators: David Zippel , Marvin Hamlisch , Neil Simon

Characters: Paula McFadden, Elliot Garfield, Lucy

Also Ranked

#33 on The Best Broadway Musicals of the 90s

#62 on The Best Musicals Based on Movies

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