The official website of Rodgers & Hammerstein. Explore the rich history of the team that redefined musical theatre.
Collectively, the musicals of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II earned 42 Tony Awards, 15 Academy Awards, two Pulitzer Prizes, two Grammy Awards and 2 Emmy Awards. In 1998 Rodgers & Hammerstein were cited by Time Magazine and CBS News as among the 20 most influential artists of the 20th century, and in 1999 they were jointly commemorated on a U.S. postage stamp.
Just Off Broadway theatre, located in Penn Valley Park is home to many production companies. Past performances have included theatrical productions, musicals, comedy shows, gospel plays, circus acts, clown/mime shows, fundraiser's and many private events.
Oklahoma! is the first musical written by the duo of Rodgers and Hammerstein.The musical is based on Lynn Riggs' 1931 play, Green Grow the Lilacs.Set in farm country outside the town of Claremore, Indian Territory, in 1906, it tells the story of farm girl Laurey Williams and her courtship by two rival suitors, cowboy Curly McLain and the sinister and frightening farmhand Jud Fry.
21/01/2022 · While most movie musicals are adapted from actual Broadway musicals, The Greatest Showman did something different by creating an entirely new musical. However, the story was based on the life of P.T. Barnum, the historic businessman who created the circus and follows his struggles to get his circus off the ground.
Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Justice at Goodspeed. Like many of our theatrical colleagues across Connecticut and the nation, Goodspeed Musicals continues its commitment to reckon with the cultural shift taking place following the murder of George Floyd in May 2020, as well as the recent violent attacks on Asian Americans and Pacific-Islanders (AAPI) and members of the BIPOC communities.
Concord Theatricals is the world’s most significant theatrical company, comprising the catalogs of R&H Theatricals, Samuel French, Tams-Witmark and The Andrew Lloyd Webber Collection. We are the only firm providing truly comprehensive services to the creators and producers of plays and musicals, including theatrical licensing, music publishing, script publishing, cast recording and first ...