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  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780547553290
  • ISBN: 0547553293
  • Description: viii, 723 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2013]

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Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 792.82/Wasson (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main NEW GV 1785 .F67 W37 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction GV 1785 F67 W37 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult New Books B/F752w (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction GV 1785 .F67 W37 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Biographies (Main Floor) Biography 792.8 Fosse Wasson (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction GV 1785 .F67 W37 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Lobby Display 792.8 F78W (Text to phone) Checked out 01/05/2015
Stoneham Adult Nonfiction Lower Level 792.8 FOS (Text to phone) Available -
Swampscott Lower Level Bio Fosse (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

General Note: "An Eamon Dolan Book."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary: "We see Bob Fosse's legacy everywhere--from Broadway to "Billy Jean" to Beyonce;'s moves in the "Single Ladies" video. Sam Wasson traces Fosse's numberless reinventions of himself over a career that would spawn The Pajama Game, Cabaret, Pippin, Chicago, All That Jazz, and other iconic works of art and earn him Tonys, Emmys, and an Oscar. Wasson traces not only Fosse's prodigious professional life, but his intense relationships with everyone from Liza Minnelli, Fred Astaire, and Neil Simon to Shirley MacLaine, Jessica Lange, and Dustin Hoffman. Through extensive interviews with collaborators and lovers and unprecedented access to Fosse's archives, Wasson also reveals the deep wounds that propelled his subject's excessive appetites--for spotlights, women, and life itself."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Fosse, Bob, 1927-1987.
Choreographers > United States > Biography.

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