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Sheldon Harnick

Author of Fiddler on the Roof [play]

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Sheldon Harnick
Downstage Center, Friday, November 17, 2006 at 0am
Lyricist Sheldon Harnick explains the genesis of The Apple Tree as he prepares for its first Broadway revival, recalls his days as a writer of revue songs and his early encouragement from famed broadcaster Dave Garroway, recounts how he began his collaboration with composer Jerry Bock, shares why he's particularly proud of the title song from She Loves Me, and reflects on the experience of hearing his words to Fiddler On The Roof sung in Scandinavian languages. (Shortride)… (more)
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