Script of Children of Paradise: A Play for Music, based on the film Les Enfants du Paradis by Jacques Prevert

Scope and Content

The title page contains the following information: "Children of Paradise (tentative title): A Play for Music". Books and lyrics by Anthony Burgess. Music by Michel LeGrand. Based on the film Les Enfants du Paradis by Jacques Prevert. Property of Nat Shapiro and Annie Fargue, 157 West 57th Street, New York, N.Y. 10019.

With handwritten corrections and amendments by Burgess.

Alternative Form Available

A photocopy of the script has been taken and is filed with the typescript.