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Robert Russell

ROBERT RUSSELL  (1912 - 1992)

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Robert Wallace Russell. B.A. Philosophy, University of Southern California. Original screenplays, five Hollywood features and many non-theatrical films. b. Jan 18, 1912 - d. Feb 11, 1992 New York, NY

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below is a list of Robert Russell's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

Flora, The Red Menace         Queen Lear         Take Me Along         Washington Shall Hang



Flora, The Red Menace

Flora, The Red Menace
Is Flora a "Red menace" or just a girl in love?

Notes:
Music by John Kander; Lyrics by Fred Ebb; Book by George Abbott And Robert Russell; Based on the novel "Love Is Just Around the Corner" by Lester Atwell

1st Produced:
Alvin Theater, New York    1965

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1st Published:
Samuel French, NY,    rca-60821

Music:
Original cast recording: RCA (60821)

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Genre:
Musical

Parts:
Male:  5            Female:  4            Other:  doubling

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Queen Lear

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Genre:
Adaptation

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Take Me Along

Take Me Along
Nat Miller the owner of a small town newspaper has won a new fire engine for the town. He has doubts that he is as wonderful as his family and the towns folk say he is

Notes:
Written by Robert Russell And Joseph Stein; music And lyrics by Bob Merrill

1st Produced:
Shubert Theater, New York    22 Oct 1959

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Music:
Original cast recording: RCA (51050) 1959

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Musical

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Washington Shall Hang

Synopsis:
Washington Shall Hang: Through the cunning of John Andre, Henry Clinton and Benedict Arnold, George Washington has been captured and the American Revolution has collapsed. Washington is court-martialled before a court composed of his three enemies, who are now viscounts in the new American peerage. The presiding officer is Prince Frederick Duke of York, 18-year-old second son of George III and his papa's Viceroy in the Kingdom of America. Peggy Arnold, young Horatio Nelson and Banastre Tarleton are historical principals.

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1st Produced:
the Players Club, NYC    -

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1st Published:
Theodore Gaus's Sons, NY 1976   -

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Genre:
Play/Drama

Parts:
Male:  7            Female:  3            Other:  -

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