In the movie version, Joey became a singer (Frank Sinatra), in the original play he was a dancer
Daughter of Richard Rodgers
1957; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard pop chart
Based on the 1972 book. Starred Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan
American, wrote a lot of Disco songs
The first mostly-Asian cast on Broadway.
An adventure at the Iowa State Fair. First made into a 1945 film, then remade in 1962 before being produced for Broadway in 1996.
Received mixed reactions from the critics
Their first musical written for television
Based on John Steinbeckâ€™s novel â€œCannery Rowâ€
Featured â€œMy Funny Valentineâ€
Featured â€œFalling in Love with Loveâ€
Featured It Never Entered My Mindâ€
1957; peaked at #3 on the Billboard pop chart
1958; peaked at #3 on the Billboard pop chart and #5 on the C&W chart