Four shows with books by Joseph Stein will be featured in the York Theatre Company's Musicals in Mufti series this coming fall.
Zorba will be first up ( September 14-16). The musical is an adaptation of the Nikos Kazantzakis novel, with a score by John Kander and Fred Ebb. That will be followed by Enter Laughing, formerly known as So Long, 174th Street ( September 28-30), with a score by Stan Daniels. The Body Beautiful (October 12-14), co-authored by Will Glickman, with a score(their first Broadway one) by Sheldon Harnick and Jerry Bock follows. The last show will be the New York premiere of the final version of The Baker's Wife (October 26-28),with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz.