Words And Music [documentary]
Jeremy Sams presents four programmes charting the evolution of some of the greatest works of musical theatre.
|01||Oliver!||19991128||Sams is joined by guests Shani Wallis and Ron Moody to find out how Dickens's `Oliver Twist' became a hit musical.|
|02||West Side Story||19991205||With Arthur Laurents and Humphrey Burton to look at how Romeo and Juliet met the Jets and the Sharks in the great musica.|
|03||The Marriage Of Figaro||19991212||A look at how Mozart's opera developed from a controversial comedy written by Louis XV's watchmaker into perhaps the.|
|04 LAST||Cabaret||19991219||A look at how Christopher Isherwood's stories about 1930s Berlin were transformed into a hit musical.|