E.Y. Harburg

E.Y. Harburg



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Shows by E.Y. Harburg

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Synopsis

The plot concerns Evelina, the daughter of a manufacturer of hoop skirts who is a feminist and feuds with her father on the eve of the American Civil War. Besides being a feminist, Evelina is an abolitionist while her suitor,... read more

With Irish whimsy, melodious magic, and biting social commentary, Finian’s Rainbow tackles the American Dream and the state of civil rights in the post-World War II United States. Pursued by a vengeful leprechaun, crafty Fini... read more

The women in ancient Athens have a problem: their men are constantly fighting and at war Inspired by Diana, the chaste goddess of the moon, the women decide to refuse sexual favors to the men until they have forsaken war. In... read more

After a tornado whisks away a young Kansas farm girl, Dorothy, to the magical land of OZ, she starts her quest to find the mighty Wizard of Oz who has the power to send her home. Along the way she meets a Scarecrow, a Tin Woo... read more

Overview

Show Categories
Musical
Genres
Satire, Fairy Tale/Fantasy, Comedy