CHESS : THE MUSICAL : Playbill (Souvenir Brochure): Hartston, William; Rice, Tim

CHESS : THE MUSICAL : Playbill (Souvenir Brochure)

Hartston, William; Rice, Tim

Published by Dewynters, 1986
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Text/AS NEW w/insert of Lyrics. PO name, seats occupied and date of attendance (July 3rd, 1986) to Lyrics insert. Black, stapled softcover/VG w/edge rubs and faint creasings to surface. First performed Prince Edward Theatre, May 14th, 1986. Chess is a musical with music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, and lyrics by Tim Rice. Story of two chess grandmasters, an American and a Soviet, fighting over a woman who manages one but falls in love with the other. A Cold War-era tournament with political overtones, the fictional characters are inspired by the careers of Bobby Fischer on the one hand, and those of Russian grandmasters Viktor Korchnoi and Anatoly Karpov. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: CHESS : THE MUSICAL : Playbill (Souvenir ...
Publisher: Dewynters
Publication Date: 1986
Binding: Soft Cover/Theatre Program
Illustrator: John Haynes (Production Photographs)
Book Condition: Very Good

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