Damn Yankees. Musical comedy (revival). Written by George Abbott
[final Broadway credit during lifetime; see notes] and Douglass Wallop
[posthumous credit], from Wallop's novel "The Year of the Yankees." Music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
. Lyrics by Richard Adler
and Jerry Ross. From the novel "The Year the Yankees Lost the ...
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Has twice won Broadway's Tony Award: in 2003 as Best Director (Musical) for "Hairspray," and in 2004 as Best Director (Play) for a revival of Shakespeare's "Henry IV." He has also been nominated on four other occasions: in 1977, as Best Director (Musical) for the acclaimed Houston Opera revival of "Porgy and Bess;" in 1992, as Best Director (Play) for "Two Shakespearean Actors;" and in 2001, dual...