Oscar Hammerstein

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Noun1.Oscar Hammerstein - United States lyricist who collaborated on many musical comedies (most successfully with Richard Rodgers) (1895-1960)
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1883 - Oscar Hammerstein patents 1st cigar-rolling machine
With Oscar Hammerstein II, he wrote Carousel, South Pacific, The King And I and The Sound Of Music.
It all began with the story of the Trapp Family Singers and Baroness Maria von Trapp's 1949 autobiography, which inspired Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse to create a Broadway musical in 1959.
This edition has been revised to include a new foreword by Oscar Hammerstein III, reformatted chapters for a typical academic course, and suggested listening and reading lists.
OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II OPENED "Getting to Know You" from The King and I with a timeless adage about education: "It's a very ancient saying, but a true and honest thought, that if you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught.
The stage musical may have its roots in nineteenth century operetta, but Broadway composers like Jerome Kern and poets--also known as lyricists--like Oscar Hammerstein created a new type of musical theatre--sometimes (and often erroneously) labeled "musical comedy.
The World of Rodgers and Hammerstein, Sage Gateshead Richard Rodgers (music) and Oscar Hammerstein II (lyrics) had both enjoyed enormous Broadway success from the 1920s, working with the likes of Lorenz Hart and Jerome Kern respectively.
Voted the best musical of the 20th century by Time magazine, Carousel is one of the finest works composed by one of Broadway's most successful partnerships, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II.
Considered one of the greatest musical works of the 20th Century, Carousel was composed by one of Broadway's most successful partnerships, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, whose stage and screen legacy includes The Sound of Music, Oklahoma
The casting director brought Richard Rodgers in to hear me personally, who in turned called Oscar Hammerstein to come in from home.
Now, Will Hammerstein wants to transform the property into the Oscar Hammerstein II Music & Theatre Education Center.
Show Boat Birmingham Hippodrome WITH lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein and music by Jerome Kern, Showboat was the first musical to combine a traditional tale of love found and love betrayed with the more serious themes of miscegenation, drunkenness and gambling.