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Second musical by the team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (book and lyrics). Wikipedia

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    Musical composed by Richard Rodgers, with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan. Immediate hit, running for 1,925 performances. Wikipedia

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    Fifth musical by the team of Rodgers and Hammerstein. Based on Margaret Landon's novel, Anna and the King of Siam , which is in turn derived from the memoirs of Anna Leonowens, governess to the children of King Mongkut of Siam in the early 1860s. Wikipedia

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    Musical with music by Jerome Kern, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and P. G. Wodehouse, and a book by Hammerstein II. Based on Edna Ferber's best-selling 1926 novel of the same name. Wikipedia

  • Oklahoma!

    First musical written by the duo of Rodgers and Hammerstein. Based on Lynn Riggs' 1931 play, Green Grow the Lilacs. Wikipedia

  • Rodgers and Hammerstein

    Influential, innovative and successful American musical theatre writing team. Considered the "golden age" of musical theatre. Wikipedia

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    Musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (book and lyrics), their third collaboration for the stage. Tempted by fortune and fame at a big-city hospital. Wikipedia

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  • Pipe Dream (musical)

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  • Cinderella (2013 Broadway production)

    Musical in two acts with music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, and a book by Douglas Carter Beane based partly on Hammerstein's 1957 book. Derived from the fairy tale Cinderella, particularly the French version Cendrillon ou la petite pantoufle de verre, by Charles Perrault. Wikipedia

  • Pal Joey (musical)

    Musical with a book by John O'Hara and music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart. Based on a character and situations O'Hara created in a series of short stories published in The New Yorker, which he later published in novel form. Wikipedia

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  • Annie Get Your Gun (musical)

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  • Carousel (film)

    1956 American drama fantasy musical film based on the 1945 Rodgers and Hammerstein stage musical of the same name, which in turn was based on Ferenc Molnár's 1909 non-musical play Liliom. Directed by Henry King. Wikipedia

  • A Grand Night for Singing

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    Rock musical with a book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado and music by Galt MacDermot. The work reflects the creators' observations of the hippie counterculture and sexual revolution of the late 1960s, and several of its songs became anthems of the anti-Vietnam War peace movement. Wikipedia

  • Gypsy (musical)

    1959 musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and a book by Arthur Laurents. Loosely based on the 1957 memoirs of striptease artist Gypsy Rose Lee, and focuses on her mother, Rose, whose name has become synonymous with "the ultimate show business mother." Wikipedia

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    Musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. Based on "The Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown" and "Blood Pressure", which are two short stories by Damon Runyon, and also borrows characters and plot elements from other Runyon stories – such as "Pick the Winner". Wikipedia

  • Kiss Me, Kate

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  • No Strings

    Musical drama with book by Samuel A. Taylor and words and music by Richard Rodgers. Only Broadway score for which Rodgers wrote both lyrics and music, and the first musical he composed after the death of his long-time collaborator, Oscar Hammerstein II. Wikipedia

  • Wonderful Town

    1953 musical with book written by Joseph A. Fields and Jerome Chodorov, lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, and music by Leonard Bernstein. The musical tells the story of two sisters who aspire to be a writer and actress respectively, seeking success from their basement apartment in New York City's Greenwich Village. Wikipedia

  • Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

    1979 musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by Hugh Wheeler. Based on the 1973 play of the same name by Christopher Bond. Wikipedia

  • The Music Man

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  • She Loves Me

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