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Vosburgh holds a B. He has been involved in several projects in developing countries as well as working on consumer education and consumer affairs projects with government and industry in North America and Europe. He also spent a semester teaching in London, England.
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His special subjects were the heydays of Hollywood in the s and s, and the American theatre, spanning a slightly longer period, and he could talk about them fluently and wittily in almost any circumstances. As a communicator, he was peerless. His knowledge was encyclopaedic and his enthusiasm was channelled through his own work which often drew on great American humorists, James Thurber, Ogden Nash and SJ Perelman, as well as the Marx Brothers and, in this country, Lewis Carroll and Monty Python.
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The show won the Evening Standard Award inand the following year won two Tony Awards for its Broadway production, which ran for two years. He made his home in London, marrying Beryl Roque inand he began writing sketches and lyrics for West End revues, including Intimacy at 8. He died on April 18, aged 77 His wife Beryl survives him, together with a son and five daughters.
He also contributed and appeared in shows with David Frost and John Cleese. Vosburgh had a keen mind and seemed to know instinctively the right word to maximise a punchline or add weight to a story. His output included award-winning musicals and his knowledge of the cinema made him an ideal contributor and critic on radio programmes about the movies.
Richard Kennedy Vosburgh 27 August — 18 April was an American-born comedy writer and lyricist working chiefly in Britain. Vosburgh was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey. According to legend, he did much of his writing while continuously riding the Circle Line of the London Underground to avoid interruptions.