3 wins & 4 nominations.
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(TV Special documentary) (book by)
(TV Series) (book by - 1 episode, 2006) (play - 1 episode, 1989) (book and lyrics by - 1 episode, 1989)
(adapted from Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical play)
(based on the immortal musical play "Show Boat" by)
(from the play by - as Oscar Hammerstein 2nd)
The Red Shadow
(Short) (by: Based on "The Desert Song" - as Oscar Hammerstein, 2nd)
(book: of musical operetta "New Moon" - as Oscar Hammerstein 2nd)
(operetta: "Viennese Nights" - as Oscar Hammerstein, 2nd) / (story - as Oscar Hammerstein, 2nd)
(book of play)
Wrote (w/Richard Rodgers
) musical, "Oklahoma!," performed at the Palace Theatre in London, England, with John Aldrich, Rosamund Shelley and Alfred Molina
in the cast.
2 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
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6' 3" (1.91 m)
Did You Know?
I am not a trained musician. As a librettist, I use music as a tool that a kind composer has given me, but I have no idea where he got it. I do have some idea of how music can affect an audience in a theatre, and only within this limited area, do I consider qualified to discuss the work of Richard Rodgers
. He is essentially a composer for plays. He writes music to depict story and character and ...
His musical, "South Pacific" in a Lincoln Center Theater production at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California was awarded the 2010 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle McCulloh Award for (Shows Written between 1920 and 1980).