He adapted the book and lyrics for the musical, "Happy End," at The Arena Stage Theatre in Washington D.C. Kurt Weill was composer. Garland Wright was director. Bertolt Brecht was lyricist.
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Was nominated for two Tony Awards in 1977 for "Happy End:" as Best Book (Musical), for his adaptation of Elisabeth Hauptmann
's libretto, and as Best Score, for his adaptation of Bertolt Brecht