Too Bad - Various - Silk Stockings (Vinyl, LP)

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  • Silk Stockings is a musical with a book by George S. Kaufman, Leueen MacGrath, and Abe Burrows and music and lyrics by Cole musical is loosely based on the Melchior Lengyel story Ninotchka and the film adaptation it inspired. It ran on Broadway in This was the last musical that Porter wrote for the stage.
  • Silk Stockings (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), an album by Various Artists on Spotify We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes.
  • At the time of the doco's release, the cast album of SILK STOCKINGS (as released by RCA) was sadly out-of-print. Now DRG has brought it back into the catalogue, and Ms Wyler's new, post-"Broadway: The Golden Age" fanbase can finally hear why even Cole Porter .
  • Silk Stockings is a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer musical film adaptation, filmed in CinemaScope, of the stage musical of the same name, which itself was an adaptation of the film Ninotchka (). Silk Stockings was directed by Rouben Mamoulian, produced by Arthur Freed, and starred Fred Astaire and Cyd supporting cast includes Janis Paige, Peter Lorre, Jules Munshin, and George.
  • Silk Stockings A1 – Fred Astaire, Peter Lorre, Joseph Buloff, Jules Munshin: Too Bad: A2 – Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Carol Richards: Paris Loves Lovers: A3 – Fred Astaire, Janis Paige: Stereophonic Sound: A4 – Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Carol Richards: 5/5(1).
  • SILK STOCKINGS is seldom performed today--and this is really a great pity, for on stage it is a memorable show: with words and music by the legendary Cole Porter and a script by Leueen MacGrath and the legendary George S. Kauffman, everything about the play is very "high style" indeed/5(6).
  • The sound quality on this budget label reissue of the SILK STOCKINGS soundtrack album is decent enough, but the musical numbers are jumbled out of show order and the tracks seem to have been taken not from the MGM studio recording sessions, but the actual *soundtrack* from the film itself (often with lead-in dialogue that loses all it's meaning because the songs aren't in the right order, and /5(17).
  • A Musical Comedy in Two Acts Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter Book by George S. Kaufman, Leueen MacGrath, and Abe Burrows; suggested by the screenplay Ninotchka by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder, Walter Reisch, and Ernst Lubitsch, based on an original story by Melchior Lengyel. Tryouts began November 26, at the Shubert Theatre, Philadelphia.

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