Entry from US Dictionary
Definition of Logan, Joshua
- (1908–88), US director and playwright; full name Joshua Lockwood Logan III. He directed Broadway shows, including Annie Get Your Gun (1946), Mister Roberts (1948), South Pacific (1949) and Fanny (1954), as well as motion pictures, including Picnic (1955), Bus Stop (1956), South Pacific (1958), and Camelot (1967). He wrote or cowrote several of these and other titles, and in 1950 shared the Pulitzer Prize for Drama with his South Pacific cowriters Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II.