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A Field of Grass theater_comedy First performed in 1993, "A Field of Grass" is a dance set to songs by Harry Nilsson with choreography by Paul Taylor .   An Excerpt from "A Field of Grass"   Short but Only ...
Company theater_comedy Stephen Sondheim wrote the song "Marry Me a Little " for the musical "Company" but it was dropped from the show because Sondheim felt that he could not make it work. A friend of his, named Judy, was a champion of the song and so pestered him about it that Sondheim actually paid for an entire ...
How Wright You Are theater_comedy photo In 1968, Harry Nilsson began work on a Broadway musical he conceived about the Wright Brothers . To help write the book for "How Wright You Are," Nilsson enlisted David Sontag [1] and John Bradford [2] . Nilsson would provide the score. They intended ...
Nilsson Nyro Newman Neighborhood theater_comedy In a 1969 interview [1] , Harry Nilsson described a "contemporary musical" he was writing with Laura Nyro and Randy Newman called "Nilsson Nyro Newman Neighborhood."   It's an attempt to create an entertainment visually and musically by illustrating the lyrics. The three of us seem to ...
Nilsson! theater_comedy From February 15 to April 1, 1998, the Muziektheater in Amsterdam, Holland , presented "Nilsson! " a play based on the life and music of Harry Nilsson .   "Nilsson!" is based on a concept by Bill van Dijk . Developed under the working title of "Late Last ...
Nilsson's Aerial Ballet theater_comedy Nilsson's Aerial Ballet was an act created by Carl Emanuel Nilsson , Harry Nilsson's great-grandfather. [1] .   Using a device patented by Carl Nilsson , ballet performers appeared to dance in mid-air while other dancers performed on the stage below. ...
Salmon's Syndrome theater_comedy Salmon's Syndrome is a play by George W. Fleischer based on the music of Harry Nilsson .
Seattle Spectrum Dance Theatre theater_comedy The Seattle Spectrum Dance Theatre presented a show called "Nilsson/Schmillson " with choreography by Ann Reinking .
The Graduate theater_comedy The Broadway version of The Graduate was not a musical. But, it did use snippets of pre-recorded music from the period to introduce scenes. One of the songs used was Harry Nilsson's recording of "Everybody's Talkin' ."
The Land of Point theater_comedy "' The Land of the Point " is a 1987 play by Artie L. Whyte based on Harry Nilsson's The Point! .
The Point! theater_comedy The Point! has been staged as a play a number of times.   Esquire Jauchem adapted Harry Nilsson's The Point! for the Boston Repertory Theater stage in 1975.   In 1976 and 1977, Micky Dolenz and Davy Jones (both formerly of The Monkees ) starred in a play based on The ...
The Point! {Mermaid Theatre} theater_comedy     Musical Numbers: Overture - Orchestra Everything's Got 'Em - Company Me and My Arrow - Oblio Poli High - Company Remember - Mum To Be a King - The King and Company He's Leaving Here This Morning (Bath) - Kid, Count, Count's Lady Think About Your Troubles - Oblio and Company ...
Zapata theater_comedy On September 17, 1980, Zapata, a stage play written by Harry Nilsson and Perry Botkin , opened at the Goodspeed Opera House in Chester, Connecticut , but failed to move on to Broadway.   The Goodspeed Theater Harry and Ringo Starr attended the ...