And guess what, theater “experts”? Ted Chapin, president of Rodgers and Hammerstein — who administers the copyrights for R&H productions from “high schools to colleges to dinner theaters to Broadway to West End to China to Moscow” — signed off on Underwood when producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said they wanted to cast her as Maria.
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