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Joseph Stein (1912–2010)

Joseph Stein was born on May 30, 1912 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), Enter Laughing (1967) and Your Show of Shows (1950). He was married to Elisa Loti and Sadie Singer. He died on October 24, 2010 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1980 Bühne frei für Kolowitz (TV Movie)
 1972 Sorbas (TV Movie) (teleplay - as Josef Stein)
 1971 Fiddler on the Roof (screenplay by) / (stageplay by)
 1967 Enter Laughing (play) / (screenplay)
 1962 Mrs. Gibbons' Boys (play)
 1960 A Date with Debbie (TV Movie)
 1960 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.33 (1960) ... (writer)
 1960 American Cowboy (TV Movie) (as Joe Stein)
 1960 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The American Cowboy (1960) ... (writer)
 1957 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Junior Miss (1957) ... (writer)
 1950 Your Show of Shows (TV Series)
 1949 School House (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (1949) ... (written by - as Joe Stein)
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 1967 Enter Laughing (producer)
 1963 Harry's Girls (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Director (1963) ... (executive producer)
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 2007 Songs of 'Fiddler on the Roof' (Video short) (special thanks)
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 2009 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
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 2007 John Williams: Creating a Musical Tradition (Video documentary short)
Himself - Screenwriter
 2007 Songs of 'Fiddler on the Roof' (Video short)
Himself - Screenwriter
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 2011 The 65th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Memorial Tribute
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Mr. Wonderful. Musical comedy. Book by Joseph Stein and Will Glickman. Music by Larry Holofcener, Jerry Bock [earliest Broadway credit] and George David Weiss [credited as George Weiss] (earliest Broadway credit). Lyrics by Jerry Bock, Lawrence Holofcener [credited as Larry Holofcener] and George David Weiss. Musical Director: ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Joe Stein | Josef Stein
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At the time of his death, he was working on a new musical entitled "Heaven Can Wait". See more »

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