George and Ira Gershwin wrote many of the best-known Broadway standards of our time. This book focuses on some of their best comedic work, which helped to define the characters as well as the story lines of many of their greatest shows. Titles include: The Babbitt and the Bromide * Could You Use Me * I Won't Say I Will, but I Won't Say I Won't * I'm a Poached Egg * Just Another Rhumba * Mischa, Jascha, Tascha, Sascha * Stiff Upper Lip * Union Square and many more.
BLAH, BLAH, BLAH (from “Delicious”)
BOY! WHAT LOVE HAS DONE TO ME!
BY STRAUSS (from “The Show is On”)
COULD YOU USE ME?
I MUST BE HOME BY TWELVE O'CLOCK (“SHOW GIRL”)
I WANT TO BE A WAR BRIDE
I WON'T SAY I WILL, BUT I WON'T SAY I WON'T
I'M A POACHED EGG
JUST ANOTHER RHUMBA
MADEMOISELLE IN NEW ROCHELLE (from “Strike Up The Band!”)