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Russel Crouse (1893–1966)

Playwright and producer who teamed with Howard Lindsay to create widely popular musicals and plays. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2013 The Sound of Music Live! (TV Movie) (book of stage play)
 1979 Die großen Sebastians (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 The Sound of Music (from the stage musical book by)
 1961 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Life with Father (1961) ... (play)
 1961 Zo is vader (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Tall Story (play)
 1960 Vita col padre e con la madre (TV Mini-Series) (play)
 1954-1957 Producers' Showcase (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Great Sebastians (1957) ... (writer)
- State of the Union (1954) ... (writer)
 1955 The Best of Broadway (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Arsenic and Old Lace (1955) ... (adaptation)
 1954 Woman's World
 1954 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
- Anything Goes (1954) ... (by)
 1953 Remains to Be Seen (play)
 1953 Call Me Madam (musical "Call Me Madam")
 1953 Life with Father (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
 1950 Musical Comedy Time (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Anything Goes (1950) ... (play)
 1948 State of the Union (play)
 1947 Life with Father (from the original play by)
 1939 The Great Victor Herbert (screenplay)
 1938 Artists and Models Abroad (story and screenplay)
 1938 The Big Broadcast of 1938 (based on an adaptation by)
 1937 Mountain Music (uncredited)
 1936 Anything Goes (uncredited)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Self (6 credits)

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Stage Play: Tall Story. Comedy. Written by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. Suggested by the novel "The Homecoming Game" by Howard Nemerov. Featuring songs by Joe Hornsby, Ben G. Allen and Jerry Teifer. Music arranged by Edward Thomas. Scenic Design by George Jenkins. Directed by Herman Shumlin. Belasco Theatre: 29 Jan 1959- 2 May 1959 (... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Russell Crouse
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Trivia:

Father of actress Lindsay Crouse, her full name (Lindsay Ann Crouse) being a pun on Russel Crouse normally being billed with his writing partner Howard Lindsay as "Lindsay And Crouse". See more »

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