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Alan Jay LernerA Lyricist's Letters$
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Dominic McHugh

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199949274

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199949274.001.0001

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“Rise and Look Around You”

“Rise and Look Around You”

From Clear Day to Coco, 1965–1970

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(p.151) Chapter 5 “Rise and Look Around You”
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Alan Jay Lerner
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Dominic McHugh

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199949274.003.0005

This chapter deals mainly with Lerner’s two stage musicals of the 1960s: Coco and On a Clear Day You Can See Forever. Both took many years to develop, with difficulties in finding suitable composers and stars. Lerner also brought Camelot, Paint Your Wagon, and On a Clear Day to the screen in these years, and the book contains generous samples from his correspondence with Katharine Hepburn, the star of Coco.

Keywords:   Katharine Hepburn, Lerner, Coco, On a Clear Day, Camelot, Paint Your Wagon

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