This article is about the 1964 musical. For the film, see Fiddler on the Roof (film). Fiddler on the Roof is a musical with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Joseph Stein, set in the Pale of Settlement of Imperial Russia in or around 1905.Is 'Fiddler on the Roof' on Netflix?
Sorry, Fiddler on the Roof (1971) isn't available on Netflix United States, but is available in a different country. In prerevolutionary Russia, a Jewish peasant contends with marrying off three of his daughters while growing anti-Semitic sentiment threatens his village.What is the best book on Fiddler on the roof?
New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press. ISBN 0-8135-3221-3. Altman, Richard (1971). The Making of a Musical: Fiddler on the Roof. Crown Publishers. Isenberg, Barbara (2014). Tradition!: The Highly Improbable, Ultimately Triumphant Broadway-to-Hollywood Story of Fiddler on the Roof, the World’s Most Beloved Musical.Is Fiddler on the roof gay?
Though ostensibly about heterosexuality, Fiddler is obviously gay. It is a lavish musical dramedy with high highs and low lows, an adaptation of Sholom Aleichem’s Yiddish classics (as adapted onto Broadway), telling the story of a rural Jewish community in the violent waning days of the Russian Empire.