South Pacific. Musical drama. Music by Richard Rodgers
. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
. Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan. Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener
. Musical Director: Salvatore Dell'Isola. Music orchestrated by Robert Russell Bennett. Musical Staging by Joshua Logan. Directed by
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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American actor and baritone singer, the son of a railroad executive. Attended Calumet High School and later graduated from the University of Illinois. Won a scholarship to the Juillard School and graduated from there with a degree in music in 1930. Made his Broadway debut three years later in the Jerome Kern musical "Roberta". Featured in George White's Scandals (1939). Originated the part of ...