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Richard Wilbur (1921–2017)

Richard Wilbur was born on March 1, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard Purdy Wilbur. He was married to Mary Charlotte Hayes Ward. He died on October 14, 2017 in Belmont, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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(2005)
Big Business Soundtrack
(1988)
(1971)

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 2005-2014 Great Performances (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Star-Spangled Spectacular: Bicentennial of Our National Anthem (2014) ... (lyrics: "Make Our Garden Grow" - uncredited)
- Leonard Bernstein's Candide, a Comic Operetta in Two Acts (2005) ... (lyrics: "Oh, Happy We", "It Must Be So" (Candide's First Meditation), "Dear Boy", "Auto da-fé", "Glitter and Be Gay", "You Were Dead, You Know", "Quartet Finale", "My Love", "Alleluia", "Quiet", "Bon Voyage", "What's the Use?", "You Were Dead, You Know" (reprise), "Make Our Garden Grow" (Finale))
 2011 The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) (lyrics: "Make Our Garden Grow")
 2005 Me and You and Everyone We Know (lyrics: "A Stable Lamp Is Lighted")
 1997 The 51st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Bon Voyage")
 1988 Big Business (lyrics: "Little Ole Lady") / (music: "Little Ole Lady")
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 2012 Ecclesiastes 11:1 (Short) (poem)
 2005 Great Performances (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
 1991 Candide (TV Movie) (lyrics)
 1978 Tartuffe (TV Movie) (English verse translation by)
 1971 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series) (play translation - 1 episode)
- Tartuffe (1971) ... (play translation)
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 1995 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
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 2018 The 72nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
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(1984 to 1985 season) His translation of Moliere's play, "Tartuffe," was performed at the Trinity Repertory Company Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island. Richard Jenkins was director. Robert D. Soule was set designer. William Lane was costume designer. John F. Custer was lighting designer. See more »

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He is a poet, teacher, literary translator, and critic. See more »

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