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Sherman Yellen, Maggie L. Harrer and Sheldon Harnick Photo

Sherman Yellen, Maggie L. Harrer and Sheldon Harnick

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Rehearsal Photo from the original 1976 Broadway Production of REX, with composer Rich Photo

Rehearsal Photo from the original 1976 Broadway Production of REX, with composer Richard Rodgers and book writer, Sherman Yellen. The new REX opens July 6 at UFOMT. For info and tickets: UFOMT.org

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James Morgan, Sherman Yellen, Sheldon Harnick, Jeffrey B. Moss, Glory Crampton, Rober Photo

James Morgan, Sherman Yellen, Sheldon Harnick, Jeffrey B. Moss, Glory Crampton, Robert Cuccioli and Eric Svejcar

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Sherman Yellen Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1971 - Best Book of a Musical
Sherman Yellen , The Rothschilds

Sherman Yellen News

Celebrate Sheldon Harnick's 96th Birthday with Free Stream of ROTHSCHILD & SONS Cas Photo Celebrate Sheldon Harnick's 96th Birthday with Free Stream of ROTHSCHILD & SONS Cast Album
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2020

In honor of Sheldon Harnick's 96th birthday, Thursday, April 30, producer Arnold Mittelman and National Jewish Theater Foundation in conjunction with JAY Records are offering a free audio stream of the cast recording of the re-imagined The Rothschilds musical, aptly titled, Rothschild & Sons.

Caytha Jentis to Bring Her Film POOLING TO PARADISE to the Stage Photo Caytha Jentis to Bring Her Film POOLING TO PARADISE to the Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 4, 2020

Play and Screenwriter, Caytha Jentis, will bring her new motion picture to live theatre with a special presentation of POOLING TO PARADISE, April 22, 23, 24 at 7:00 p.m. as part of Emerging Artists New Works Series at TADA! (Paul Adams, artistic director) https://newworkseries.com.

Liz Callaway, Judy Kuhn and More Join American Songbook Association's Celebration of  Photo Liz Callaway, Judy Kuhn and More Join American Songbook Association's Celebration of Sheldon Harnick
by Julie Musbach - Sep 10, 2019

Liz Callaway, Judy Kuhn, Steven Skybell, Alexandra Silber, Carolyn Montgomery, Jeffrey Saver, and Rhyn McLemore Saver will join The American Songbook Association as they present their second annual gala a?oeTo Life! Celebrating Sheldon Harnick,a?? on Monday, September 16 at 7:30 PM. 

American Songbook Association to Honor Sheldon Harnick; Kate Baldwin, Laura Benanti a Photo American Songbook Association to Honor Sheldon Harnick; Kate Baldwin, Laura Benanti and More to Perform
by Julie Musbach - Aug 9, 2019

The American Songbook Association presents their second annual gala a?oeTo Life! Celebrating Sheldon Harnick,a?? on Monday, September 16 at 7:30 PM. Highlighting the gala is the presentation of the 2019 ASA Lifetime Achievement Award to this legendary lyricist of iconic shows such as Fiddler on the Roof, Fiorello!, She Loves Me, and more. The event takes place at the Pershing Square Signature Center's Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre

Photo Flash: JOSEPHINE TONIGHT at The Ensemble Theatre Photo Photo Flash: JOSEPHINE TONIGHT at The Ensemble Theatre
by Rebecca Russo - Jun 25, 2019

The Ensemble Theatre elevates the life of Josephine Baker in season finale biographic musical Josephine Tonight, starring actress DeQuina Moore, with opening night and media reception, Thursday, June 27, 2019, 6:30 p.m. 3535 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002.

Concert Reading Of ROTHSCHILD & SONS Will Honor Jerry Bock Photo Concert Reading Of ROTHSCHILD & SONS Will Honor Jerry Bock
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2019

Following sold out runs in both New York (York Theatre Company) and in London (The Park Theatre), Rothschild & Sons now returns to commemorate Yom Ha Shoah, (Holocaust Remembrance Day), to join the many stories of bravery and determination against hatred that is so much part of this day.

Robert Cuccioli and Glory Crampton to Lead UK Premiere of ROTHSCHILD & SONS this Ja Photo Robert Cuccioli and Glory Crampton to Lead UK Premiere of ROTHSCHILD & SONS this January
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2017

Rothschild & Sons, a musical by Broadway songwriting legends Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick (Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me) and Tony-nominated writer Sherman Yellen, directed by Jeffrey B.Moss, is the story of Mayer Rothschild, his wife and sons, who despite being trapped behind ghetto walls, dream of a day when they are no longer locked in or anyone like them locked out.

NY Public Library's Lewis and Dorothy Cullman Curator Doug Reside on the Highlights of 2016
by NYPL for the Performing Arts - Dec 15, 2016

BroadwayWorld continues our exclusive content series, in collaboration with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, which delves into the library's unparalleled archives, and resources. Below, check out a piece by Doug Reside, Lewis and Dorothy Cullman Curator for the Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts on: Political Satires in The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts' Theatre on highlights from 2016.

Stage Door Theatre to Present THE ROTHSCHILDS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

Stage Door Theatre's September production is a Tony Award-winning musical based on the fascinating story of one family's rise from the ghettos of late eighteenth century Germany to domination of the European financial community and the loftiest echelons of society.  The Rothschilds will open on September 2nd and run through October 16th in the theatre's large auditorium.

Stage Door Theatre to Present THE ROTHSCHILDS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

Stage Door Theatre's September production is a Tony Award-winning musical based on the fascinating story of one family's rise from the ghettos of late eighteenth century Germany to domination of the European financial community and the loftiest echelons of society.  The Rothschilds will open on September 2nd and run through October 16th in the theatre's large auditorium.


Sherman Yellen Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Sherman Yellen written?
Sherman Yellen has written 8 shows including Oh! Calcutta! (Material), Rex (Bookwriter), Strangers (Playwright), The Rothschilds (Bookwriter), Lucky in the Rain (Bookwriter), Broadway Man (Bookwriter), Josephine Tonight! (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Rothschild & Sons (Book).

What awards has Sherman Yellen been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Rothschilds .