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The Revlon Revue
(TV Series) (producer - 2 episodes, 1960) (executive producer - 1 episode, 1960)
(12/17/99-2/20/00) Stage: Wrote (w/Jo Swerling
) book for the musical, "Guys and Dolls," in The Arena Stage Theatre production at the Fichlander Theater in Washington, DC. Frank Loesser
was lyricist. Charles Randolph Wright was director.
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Abram S. Burrows
Did You Know?
Doctoring seldom cures a show. The sickness usually starts at the moment the author puts the first sheet of paper into his typewriter. All the redirecting and recasting can never help much if the basic story is wrong.
Won four Tony Awards from four nominations: in 1951, as writer of the Book, along with Jo Swerling
, of Best Musical winner "Guys and Dolls;" and, in 1962, as Best Director (Musical); and, along with Jack Weinstock
and Willie Gilbert
, as Best Authors (Musical) and writers of the Book for Best Musical winner "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying,