The Selling of the President. Musical. Music by Bob James
. Lyrics by Jack O'Brien. Book by Stu Hample
and Jack O'Brien. Based on the book by Joe McGinniss. Musical Director: Harold Hastings
. Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick
. Choreographed by Ethel Martin
[final Broadway credit]. Directed by Robert H. Livingston. Shubert ...
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Was replaced in the role of Yente during previews of "Fiddler on the Roof" (2004) starring Alfred Molina
. The production itself was vilified in the Los Angeles Times for the production's deliberate "ethnic cleansing." Apparently, the endearing Yiddish-speaking character that Barbara had personified had been stripped down to have a WASPish-sounding voice. The other characters, including that of ...