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[[/advertisement]] [[end page]] [[start page]] hand and mate on steamboats playing the Mississippi, Illinois and Monongahela Rivers. RICHARD ADLER (Producer, Composer-Lyricist) collaborated with Jerry Ross on both the words and music of the prize-winning Damn Yankees and John Murray Anderson's Almanac. They worked together from 1950 until 1955 and turned out numerous hits. Adler and Ross won the Tony, Donaldson, and Variety Critics Award for their score of The Pajama Game, and Damn Yankees. Following the untimely death of Ross in 1955, Adler wrote the critically acclaimed score and lyrics for Kwamina, the first musical to delve into the birth pains of the new Africa of the '60s. A native New Yorker, Mr. Adler is the son of concert pianist Clarence Adler and a graduate of the University of North Carolina. At Chapel Hill he studied playwriting under Paul Green and worked with the noted Carolina Playmakers. In World War II he served as a Naval officer in the South Pacific. During the Kennedy and Johnson Administration, he was producer-director of White House entertainments and fundraising galas, including Inaugural Galas and state dinner entertainments for visiting Heads of State. He was White House COnsultant in the Arts 1966-68 and is a Trustee for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Jerry Ross (Composer-Lyricist) collaborated with Richard Adler on the scores of Damn Yankees, and John Murray Anderson's Almanac. Mr. Ross pursued his musical studies at New York University, then spent many seasons at summer resorts doing the songs for their productions. It was at one of these places that he met Eddie Fisher, who introduced him to his publisher and helped further him professionally. Mr. Ross died in 1955 after five years of brilliant success as a composer and lyricist. As a song-writing team, Adler and Ross were unique. In all combinations of the sort one partner writes the music, the other the lyrics. But in this instance both composed the music and both created the lyrics. BOB FOSSE (Choreographer) last season won critical acclaim for his direction and choreography for Pippin and for the TCV Special Liza With a 'Z'. He also directed and choreographed with screen versions of the Broadway hit musicals, Cabaret (for which he won an Oscar) and Sweet Charity. The original production of The Pajama Game was his initial Broadway hit as choreographer, and it won him the first fo his seven Tony Awards. In addition, he has devised the dances for Damn Yankees, Bells are Ringing, New Girl in Town, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Little Me, Redhead, and Sweet Charity, as well as directing the latter three. Mr. Fosse will appear in the soon-to-be-released film The Little Prince. He plays the role of a snake. Mr. Fosse says it was "type-casting". ZOYA LEPORSKA (Director of Musical Numbers) has choreographed more than 60 musical comedies both in this country, on Broadway and national tours, as well as overseas. She has danced on Broadway in The Pajama Game, Damn Yankees, New Girl in Town, The Sound of Music and as standby for Maria Karnilova in Bravo Giovanni. She was a featured soloist with Malta and Hari, the New York Center Opera, Ballet Theatre and the San Francisco Opera Ballet Company. As a performer her repertoire has ranged from the role of Mrs. Winemiller in the New York City Opera production of Summer and Smoke to that of Tessie Tura in Gypsy. Miss Leporska was born in Siberia and lived a time in Manchuria before her parents brought her to America. Among the stars for whom she has served as choreographer or production overseer are Don Ameche, Florence Henderson, Shirley [[advertisment]] The theatre gives you food for thought. But what about the rest of you? 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