Richard Rogers and Oscar Hammerstein
Broadcast: June 28, 1954
Added: Apr 16 2017
Tonight's show is a tribute to Richard Rogers and Oscar Hammerstein II, who together were an influential, innovative, successful, American, musical theatre, writing team. They created a string of popular Broadway musicals in the 1940s and 1950s, initiating what is considered the "golden age" of musical theatre. The orchestra is directed by Skitch Henderson, and the first song of the show is Oklahoma.