Meredith Willson

Meredith Willson

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist


Biography



Shows by Meredith Willson

Title
Synopsis

Here's Love tells the classic tale of Kris Kringle, a fat, white-bearded gentleman claiming to be the real Santa Claus. During the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade, the man hired to play Santa Clause shows up drunk. Thus, Kris is... read more

There’s trouble in River City When smooth-talking con man Harold Hill arrives in a small, tight-knit town in Iowa, he expects to dupe its residents with his elaborate moneymaking scheme: Despite his complete lack of musical... read more

This musical follows the exploits of Molly Brown, whose feisty determination to rise out of poverty leads her from the backwoods of Hannibal, Missouri, to the palaces of Europe. Along the way, she marries a lucky prospector ,... read more

Overview

Nationality
American
Born
5/18/1902
Died
5/15/1984
Show Categories
Musical
Genres
Farce, Romance