Composers and their stage works 

Christopher Isherwood

British born American novelist and dramatist. Born High Lane, Cheshire 26 August, 1904. Died 1986.

Stage Works

  1. The Dog Beneath the Skin; or, Where Is Francis?, with W. H. Auden (produced London, 1936; revised version, produced London, 1937).

  2. The Ascent of F6, with W. H. Auden (produced London, 1937, New York, 1939).

  3. On the Frontier, with W. H. Auden (produced Cambridge, 1938; London, 1939).

  4. The Adventures of the Black Girl in Her Search for God, adaptation of the novel by G. B. Shaw (produced Los Angeles, 1969).

  5. A Meeting by the River, with Don Bachardy, adaptation of the novel by Christopher Isherwood (produced Los Angeles and New York, 1972).

  6. Frankenstein : The True Story (screenplay), with Don Bachardy, based on the novel by Mary Shelley. 1973.



  1. Diane, 1955;
  2. The Loved One, with Terry Southern, 1965;
  3. Frankenstein: The True Story, with Don Bachardy, 1972.