Great Performances: Season 34, Episode 11

'South Pacific' in Concert from Carnegie Hall (26 Apr. 2006)

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A concert performance of the famous Rodgers and Hammerstein musical play.

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Jason Danieley ...
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Capt. George Brackett (as Conrad John Schuck)
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Alexio Barboza ...
Jerome, Emile's son
Alex De Castro ...
Ngana, Emile's daughter (as Alex de Castro)
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Liat, Bloody Mary's daughter (as Renita Croney)
Tom Deckman ...
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Although the script was slightly condensed, all the songs from the original show were retained for this production. See more »

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At one point, Nellie Forbush asks Luther Billis if he finished her laundry yet. Alec Baldwin was reading ahead in the script and couldn't find his line immediately. He had to go back three or four pages in the script to find his line. See more »

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Version of Live from Lincoln Center: South Pacific (2010) See more »

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excellent concert version
7 April 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

On the face of it, this version of 'South Pacific' is oddly cast, with the Queen of Country, Reba McEntire as Nellie, and Alec Baldwin as Luther - but it works!

Brian Stokes Mitchell is perhaps the best Emile I've seen on stage or screen, and that's with some tough competition. McEntire is excellent despite the twang which comes through in all her songs; while Jason Daniely is a charming Cable. Lillias White is a fine (and rather younger than usual) Bloody Mary, while Alec Baldwin is a really fun Luther, even being game to wear the coconuts and grass skirts in the Honey Bun number.

Good orchestrations, nice support, and a great set of supporting singers make this concert in the beautiful setting of Carnegie Hall well worth stopping channel changes for.


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