Directed the 1994 Broadway
revival of "Show Boat", the first Broadway
revival of the musical classic to run longer than the original 1927 production.
Hal Prince | Harold S. Prince | Prince
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Of his mentor, author and stager George Abbott) He was the master of American farce comedy, but there is never a dishonest moment on the stage. He never slammed a door for the sake of slamming a door; he slammed it for a reason, There's so much phony energy in the theatre. People think that by running around in circles like a crazed tiger you're displaying energy...
He was awarded the American National Medal of the Arts in 2000 by the National Endowment of the Arts in Washington D.C.