About: Robert Craig Wright   Goto Sponge  NotDistinct  Permalink

An Entity of Type : ecrm:E21_Person, within Data Space : data.doremus.org associated with source document(s)

Robert (Bob) Craig Wright (September 25, 1914 – July 27, 2005) was an American composer-lyricist for Hollywood and the musical theatre best known for the Broadway musical and musical film Kismet, for which he and his professional partner George Forrest adapted themes by Alexander Borodin and added lyrics. Kismet was one of several Wright and Forrest creations that was commissioned by impresario Edwin Lester for the Los Angeles Civic Light Opera. Song of Norway, Gypsy Lady, Magdalena, and their adaptation of The Great Waltz were also commissioned by Lester for the LACLO. The LACLO then exported most of these productions to Broadway.

AttributesValues
type
label
  • Robert Craig Wright
  • Robert Wright
comment
  • Robert (Bob) Craig Wright (September 25, 1914 – July 27, 2005) was an American composer-lyricist for Hollywood and the musical theatre best known for the Broadway musical and musical film Kismet, for which he and his professional partner George Forrest adapted themes by Alexander Borodin and added lyrics. Kismet was one of several Wright and Forrest creations that was commissioned by impresario Edwin Lester for the Los Angeles Civic Light Opera. Song of Norway, Gypsy Lady, Magdalena, and their adaptation of The Great Waltz were also commissioned by Lester for the LACLO. The LACLO then exported most of these productions to Broadway.
  • Robert „Bob“ Craig Wright (* 25. September 1914 in Daytona Beach, Florida; † 27. Juli 2005 in Miami) war ein US-amerikanischer Pianist, Filmkomponist und Liedtexter.
sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
dbpprop:deathPlace
schema:birthDate
prov:wasAttributedTo
P100 died in
prov:wasGeneratedBy
schema:deathDate
dbpprop:birthPlace
P98 was born
foaf:name
  • Robert Craig Wright
  • Bob Wright
  • Robert Wright
Identifier
  • 209577
foaf:gender
  • male
dc:identifier
  • 13940012
  • 20158285
foaf:firstName
  • Robert
  • Bob
  • Robert Craig
P131 is identified by
  • Wright, Robert Craig (1914-2005)
  • Wright, Robert
  • Wright, Robert (1914-2005)
schema:birthPlace
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
schema:deathPlace
foaf:surname
  • Wright
is P14 carried out by of
Faceted Search & Find service v1.13.91 as of Apr 05 2017


Alternative Linked Data Documents: ODE     Content Formats:       RDF       ODATA       Microdata      About   
This material is Open Knowledge   W3C Semantic Web Technology [RDF Data]
OpenLink Virtuoso version 07.20.3217 as of Apr 5 2017, on Linux (x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu), Single-Server Edition (62 GB total memory)
Data on this page belongs to its respective rights holders.
Virtuoso Faceted Browser Copyright © 2009-2018 OpenLink Software