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Oscar Hammerstein

 
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Date of Birth: May 08, 1847
Date of Death: August 01, 1919 (72)

Birth Place: Sceczin

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[Broadway, 1953]
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[Broadway, 1910]
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[Broadway, 1910]
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[Broadway, 1903]
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[Broadway, 1903]
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Theatre Owner and Manager
 
[Broadway, 1902]
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[Broadway, 1901]
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[Broadway, 1897]
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Bookwriter
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Oscar Hammerstein News

Tickets on Sale Now for Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA at Musical Theatre West Photo Tickets on Sale Now for Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA at Musical Theatre West
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2022

Celebrate the holidays with a magical modern twist on history’s most famous fairytale! Long Beach’s premier musical theater company, Musical Theatre West, will debut its production of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella this December, enchanting audiences of all ages with an updated take on the classic fairytale.

Concord Music Publishing's Yearly Sync Event Returns For 5th Year Photo Concord Music Publishing's Yearly Sync Event Returns For 5th Year
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

Concord Music Publishing (CMP) held their 5th annual REIMAGINED event in central London on November 17th.  REIMAGINED is CMP's yearly sync event to celebrate various parts of their extensive catalogue through new remixes, covers and recordings. 

Review Roundup: KPOP Opens on Broadway! Photo Review Roundup: KPOP Opens on Broadway!
by Review Roundups - Nov 27, 2022

Critics have weighed in on KPOP, starring K-pop superstar Luna as MwE, directed by Teddy Bergman, with a book by Jason Kim, and music and lyrics by Max Vernon. KPOP officially opened on Sunday, November 27th at the Circle in the Square Theatre.

Video: CAROUSEL Cast, Musical Director Take Opening Night Bows Photo Video: CAROUSEL Cast, Musical Director Take Opening Night Bows
by Oliver Oliveros - Nov 27, 2022

Repertory Philippines, one of the country’s pioneering theater companies, officially opened its 85th season with a reimagined production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic 'Carousel' on November 26.

Review: Arts Club's THE SOUND OF MUSIC is One of Vancouver's Favourite Things Photo Review: Arts Club's THE SOUND OF MUSIC is One of Vancouver's Favourite Things
by Alyson Eng - Nov 27, 2022

‚ÄúRaindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens‚ÄĚ aren‚Äôt my only favourite things about Arts Club‚Äôs latest musical, THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Playing at the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage from November 10th to December 24th, Arts Club revived this fan-favourite musical once again for audiences to enjoy this holiday season.

Arthur Darvill, Anoushka Lucas, and More Will Reprise Roles in West End Transfer of O Photo Arthur Darvill, Anoushka Lucas, and More Will Reprise Roles in West End Transfer of OKLAHOMA!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2022

Reprising their roles from the run at the Young Vic are Raphael Bushay (Mike), Arthur Darvill (Curly McLain), James Patrick Davis (Will Parker), Stavros Demetraki (Ali Hakim), Greg Hicks (Andrew Carnes), Rebekah Hinds (Gertie Cummings), Anoushka Lucas (Laurey Williams), Marie-Astrid Mence (Lead Dancer), Liza Sadovy (Aunt Eller) and Patrick Vaill (Jud Fry).

VIDEO: After a Three-Year Wait, Gian Magdangal to Play Billy--Finally Photo VIDEO: After a Three-Year Wait, Gian Magdangal to Play Billy--Finally
by Oliver Oliveros - Nov 23, 2022

Over three years ago (blame the COVID-19 pandemic), actor-singer Gian Magdangal was announced to play the conflicted leading man, Billy Bigelow, in a reimagined take on a classic, 'Carousel.'

Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso, and Billy Stritch to Star in 13th Annual SWINGING BIRDLA Photo Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso, and Billy Stritch to Star in 13th Annual SWINGING BIRDLAND CHRISTMAS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2022

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB¬†will present the 13th¬†Annual¬†‚ÄúA Swinging Birdland Christmas‚Ä̬†‚Äď starring vocalists¬†Klea Blackhurst,¬†Jim Caruso,¬†and¬†Billy Stritch¬†‚Äď for¬†six performances¬†from¬†Tuesday,¬†December 20¬†to¬†Sunday, December 25¬†at¬†5:30 PM.

Review: The Phoenix Theatre Company Presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA Photo Review: The Phoenix Theatre Company Presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
by Herbert Paine - Nov 20, 2022

Chosen as its holiday season family special, this regional production of CINDERELLA, directed by Michael Barnard, is a prime example of the excellence that The Phoenix Theatre Company has developed over the years. Runs through January 1st.

Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Paramount Theatre Photo Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Paramount Theatre
by Tina St. Angelo Wetzel - Nov 20, 2022

What did our critic think of THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Paramount Theatre Aurora, IL?

Oscar Hammerstein Videos

Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At THE SOUND OF MUSIC At La Mirada Theatre Videoplay
Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At THE SOUND OF MUSIC At La Mirada Theatre

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 28, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at La Mirada's The Sound of Music starring Diane Phelan (Broadway: The King and I & South Pacific at Lincoln Center) as Maria, Christopher Carl (Broadway: South Pacific at Lincoln Center, Mamma Mia!) as Captain von Trapp, and Grammy nominee Suzanna Guzmán (The King and Iwith Yul Brynner, Bizet's Carmen) as Mother Abbess.

VIDEO: See Paolo Montalban & Tiffany Solano in New Clips From THE SOUND OF MUSIC Videoplay
VIDEO: See Paolo Montalban & Tiffany Solano in New Clips From THE SOUND OF MUSIC

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

With the classic music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II that audiences have grown to love, DTC's The Sound of Music will be directed by Enloe/Rose Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty, who will seek to tell the classic story in a fresh, innovative way.

VIDEO: Watch an All New Trailer For 42nd Street Moon's A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch an All New Trailer For 42nd Street Moon's A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING

by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2022

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon presents its first production of 2022: the Tony Award¬ģ-nominated¬†A¬†GRAND¬†NIGHT¬†FOR¬†SINGING,¬†a¬†musical revue showcasing the songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein.¬†A¬†GRAND¬†NIGHT¬†FOR¬†SINGING¬†was conceived by Walter Bobbie and features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and music arrangements by Fred Wells.

VIDEO: Tiffany Solano On Playing THE SOUND OF MUSIC's Maria At Dallas Theater Center Videoplay
VIDEO: Tiffany Solano On Playing THE SOUND OF MUSIC's Maria At Dallas Theater Center

by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2022

Talented songstress and Brierley Resident Acting Company member Tiffany Solano shares her excitement to play Maria von Trapp in the upcoming production of The Sound of Music!

VIDEO: Watch 'There is Nothin' Like A Dame' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch 'There is Nothin' Like A Dame' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC

by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Watch 'Bali Ha'i' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch 'Bali Ha'i' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC

by Stage Tube - Feb 16, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: 'I'm in Love With a Wonderful Guy' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Videoplay
VIDEO: 'I'm in Love With a Wonderful Guy' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC

by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC

by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Rehearsals For TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Rehearsals For TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC

by Stage Tube - Jan 21, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Watch Liz Callaway, Norm Lewis & More Tribute Maltby & Shire at Oscar Hammerst Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Liz Callaway, Norm Lewis & More Tribute Maltby & Shire at Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 5, 2021

Earlier this week, the York Theatre Company honored musical theater legends Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire with the 2021 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement in Musical Theater and Elisa Loti Stein with The York Theatre Company Founders' Award at the 29th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala.


Oscar Hammerstein Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Oscar Hammerstein written?
Oscar Hammerstein has written 1 shows including Punch, Judy & Company (Bookwriter).