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Albert Hague Biography (1920-2001)
Born Albert Marcuse, October 13, 1920, in Berlin, Germany; son of Harry (a psychiatrist) and Mimi (a champion chess player; maiden name, Heller) Marcuse;adopted son of Eliott B. Hague; married Renee Orin (an actress). Addresses: OFFICE--c/o American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, 1 Lincoln Plaza, New York, NY 10023. PUBLICIST--Gutman and Pam, 8500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 801, Beverly Hills, CA 90211.
- Birth Details
- October 13, 1920
- Berlin, Germany
- Death Details
- November 12, 2001
- Marina del Rey, California
- FIRST STAGE WORK--Composer, Reluctant Lady, Cain Park, Cleveland, OH, 1948.
- FIRST BROADWAY WORK--Composer, The Madwoman of Chaillot, Belasco Theatre,1948.
Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK; COMPOSER
- Dance Me a Song, Royale Theatre, New York City, 1950.
- All Summer Long, Coronet Theatre, New York City, 1954.
- Plain and Fancy, Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York City, 1955.
- Redhead, 46th Street Theatre, New York City, 1959.
- Cafe Crown, Martin Beck Theatre, New York City, 1964.
- The Fig Leaves Are Falling, Broadhurst Theatre, New York City, 1969.
- Miss Moffat, Philadelphia, PA, 1974.
- Surprise! Surprise!, New York City, 1979.
- Flim Flam (upcoming).
Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM WORK; COMPOSER
- Coney Island U.S.A., 1951.
- The Funniest Man in the World, Grove, 1969.
Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
- Professor Shorofsky, Fame, United Artists, 1980.
- actor, Nightmares, Universal, 1983.
- FIRST TELEVISION WORK--Composer, The Mercer Girls, 1953.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION WORK
- Composer, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, CBS, 1966.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION APPEARANCES; SERIES
- Mr. Benjamin Shorofsky, Fame, NBC, 1982-83.
- independent, 1983--.
- Not Just Another Affair, CBS, 1982.
- Passions, CBS, 1984.
- "Rip Van Winkle," Faerie Tale Theatre, Showtime, 1986.
Credits; PRINCIPAL CABARET APPEARANCES
- Hague and Hague: His Hits and His Mrs., New York City, 1976, and on boardthe Queen Elizabeth II on a voyage to London.
- ALBUM--Albert Hague Sings for Children, SQN.
- Composer: (with Langston Hughes) Early Blue Evening; wrote the songs forthe video What Every Child Should Know, SQN.