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One touch of Venus

Kurt Weill

One touch of Venus

by Kurt Weill

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Published by Hampshire House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementmusic by KurtWeill ; lyrics by Ogden Nash.
ContributionsNash, Ogden, 1902-1971.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 vocal score (40p.) ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16566447M

Read the full synopsis of One Touch of Venus, , directed by William A. Seiter, with Robert Walker, Ava Gardner, Dick Haymes, at Turner Classic Movies. A science fantasy series, the Venus series consist of four novels along with one novelette. Sometimes it is known as ‘Amtor’ series as Amtor is the local name of Venus just like Barsoom is the local name of Mars, and sometimes known as Carson Napier series as he is the main character in the novels.

One Touch of Venus (DVD): Art expert Whitelaw Savory at last finds the statue of Venus which he has been seeking for years. His barber, Rodney Hatch, comes over to shave him and idly places his fiancée's ring on the statue's finger. Venus comes to life and falls in love with the man who resurrected her. At first, the terrified Rodney is unwilling. Undaunted, Venus pursues him, temporarily. Aug 30,  · ONE TOUCH OF VENUS (Message Board) Is the book the show's failing? After Eight When it was presented at Encores, I found the book .

One Touch of Venus. a musical by S. J. Perelman and Ogden Nash based on 'The Tinted Venus' by F. elizrosshubbell.com by Ogden elizrosshubbell.com by Kurt Weill.. Produced at the Imperial Theatre, New York, 7th October with John Boles (Savory), Kenny Baker (Rodney), Mary Martin (Venus) and Paula Laurence (Molly). One Touch of Venus | A department store statue of Venus comes to life in this delightfully unusual musical comedy. Eddie, the store's window dresser, falls in love with Venus, but is eventually disappointed when the lovely Goddess returns to statue form.


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One Touch of Venus by Kurt Weill and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at elizrosshubbell.com Nov 17,  · One Touch of Venus was Kurt Weill’s most successful musical written for Broadway, and the only “book musical” for which the legendary poet Ogden Nash wrote the lyrics.

The Hollywood film version – shorn of all but a few of the songs – failed to capture the show’s charms/5(). One Touch of Venus is a musical with music written by Kurt Weill, lyrics by Ogden Nash, and book by S. Perelman and Nash, based on the novella The Tinted Venus by Thomas Anstey Guthrie, and very loosely spoofing the Pygmalion elizrosshubbell.com: Thomas Anstey Guthrie's novella The Tinted Venus.

Nov 17,  · elizrosshubbell.com: One Touch of Venus: Ava Gardner, Robert Walker, Dick Haymes, Eve Arden, Olga San Juan, Tom Conway, William A. Seiter, Frank Tashlin, Harry Kurnitz: Movies /5(). One Touch of Venus is a American black-and-white romantic musical comedy film directed by William A.

Seiter starring Robert Walker, Ava Gardner and Dick Haymes. released by Universal-International, and based on the Broadway musical of the same name, book written by S. Perelman and Ogden Nash, with music composed by Kurt Weill (lyrics by Nash).). However, the film omits most of Music by: Ann Ronell, Kurt Weill.

One Touch of Venus book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A long-lost, priceless statue of the goddess Venus is placed on display /5. Read the full-text online edition of One Touch of Venus ().

Home» Browse» Books» Book details, One Touch of Venus. One Touch of Venus. By Ogden Nash, S. Perelman. No cover image. One Touch of Venus. By Ogden Nash, S. Perelman Act One 3. Scene 1. Jan 14,  · Just before the unveiling of the prized statue, Eddie takes "Venus" to the model-display house in the store, where the store's owner finds her.

He also falls in love with her and makes her Glamour Girl Number One. Eddie and Venus dance in Central /10(K). Jun 30,  · TO PURCHASE THE COMPLETE DVD, PLEASE VISIT elizrosshubbell.com OR CALL TOLL-FREE IN THE US: 1 () OUTSIDE OF THE US: CALL 1.

Adapted from a popular Broadway musical, One Touch of Venus features a number of memorable songs by Kurt Weill and Ogden Nash, including "Speak Low" and "The Trouble with Women," though a number of other songs they wrote for the stage production were replaced for the elizrosshubbell.com: Olive Films.

Jul 02,  · One Touch Of Venus by Publication date Topics Venus, romance. Romantic Fantasy starring Ava Gardner & Robert Walker. Addeddate Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review. 9, Views. 8 Favorites.

DOWNLOAD OPTIONS download 1 file. H download. One Touch of Venus has one thing going for it--the extraordinary beauty of Ava Gardner in her prime.

Other than that, an interesting idea is mostly wasted. The premise is this: if a mortal kisses the statue of Venus, the goddess will come to life as a lovely, sensuous, real woman. One Touch of Venus is a musical comedy with music by Kurt Weill, lyrics by Ogden Nash and book by S.

Perelman and Ogden Nash. As the play opens, Whitelaw Savory, at his Foundation of Modern Art, has been stubbornly carrying on for nine years his crusade to bring True Art to the ignorant.

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Piano/Vocal/Guitar sheet music book by Kurt Weill (): TRO - The Richmond Organization at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music.

(HL). Oct 31,  · FILM INFO. One Touch of Venus was directed by William Seiter, and an uncredited Gregory La Cava. Also starring in One Touch of Venus: Dick Haymes, Eve Arden, Olga San Juan, Tom Conway, James Flavin, Sara Allgood. Ava Gardner was loaned out from MGM to Universal to make the film.

The film was based on the Broadway musical, and the book written by S. Perelman and. Mar 05,  · In a recent post, I mentioned one of Canadian poet John Glasscoe's novels, Fetish Girl by Sylvia Bayer, originally published in by Venus Library, and noted that Venus Library "evolved from Olympia Press- New York."This is sort of true but far from the whole story.

The history of Venus Library is much more tortured and I'll have to get on the rack and stretch out a bit to tell it. The Department of Music presents a fully staged production of One Touch of Venus by Kurt Weill with lyrics by Ogden Nash and book by S.J.

Perelman and elizrosshubbell.com on the novella The Tinted Venus by Thomas Anstey Guthrie, Weill’s musical fantasy tells of an ancient statue of Venus that comes to life. When modern humans fall in love with her, complications ensue.

| These performances are. One Touch of Venus (Original, Musical, Comedy, Broadway) opened in New York City Oct 7, and played through Feb 10, May 14,  · In rejecting the title role in ''One Touch of Venus,'' Marlene Dietrich said the musical was ''too sexy and profane.'' Mary Martin, of course, went on to play Venus, and the show and the star were.

"O! What strange fate is mine!" Barbara paused as the signature line was repeated several times. "I loved you in the guise of Mars, but now I am betrayed by Venus. The iron in your glance turns soft beneath my touch. I am undone. O Venus, you are cruel to mock me so." It continued on in the same vein until it was the mezzo's turn.One Touch of Venus comes to the screen as a pleasant comedy fantasy.

Ava Gardner steps into the top ranks as the goddess, Venus. Hers is a sock impression, bountifully physical and alluring.Mar 05,  · In a recent post, I mentioned one of Canadian poet John Glasscoe's novels, Fetish Girl by Sylvia Bayer, originally published in by Venus Library, and noted that Venus Library "evolved from Olympia Press- New York." This is sort of true but far from the whole story.

The history of Venus Library is much more tortured and I'll have to get on the rack and stretch out a bit to tell it.