CBS' updated version of the classic Gershwin musical, cast largely with stars who were all appearing in then-current CBS television series.
Did You Know?
The original Broadway musical play "Of Thee I Sing" won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1932. Only eight musicals have won the Pulitzer Prize in drama - one per decade from the 1930s to the 1990s. They are as follows: "Of Thee I Sing" in the 1930s, "South Pacific" in the 1940s (movie version: South Pacific
(1958)), "Fiorello" from in 1950s, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" in the 1960s (How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
(1967)), "A Chorus Line" in the 1970s (A Chorus Line
(1985)), "Sunday in the Park with George" in the 1980s (American Playhouse: Sunday in the Park with George
(1986)) "Rent" in the 1990s (Rent
(2005)), and Next to Normal (2009). See more
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