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STAGE TUBE: On This Day 5/19- Abe Burrows

May 17
10:32 AM 2012

Welcome to BWW's New Daily ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre history!

Today in 1985, Broadway book writer Abe Burrows passed away. Burrows wrote or directed such shows as Make a Wish, Two on the Aisle, Three Wishes for Jamie, Say, Darling, Guys and Dolls, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Cactus Flower, Four on a Garden, Can-Can, Silk Stockings, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Good News (1974 revival), and many others. With his collaborator Frank Loesser, Burrows won a Pulitzer Prize for How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.

In celebration of his life, we bring you 'Brotherhood of Man' from one of his biggest hits, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING. Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 5/19- Abe Burrows
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