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tale of Rodgers and Hammerstein"s South Pacific

tale of Rodgers and Hammerstein"s South Pacific

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Published by Lehmann in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rodgers, Richard, 1902-,
  • South Pacific (Motion picture),
  • Motion pictures -- Production and direction.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTale of South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein"s South Pacific
    Statementthis book edited and produced by Thana Skouras ; designed by John De Cuir and Dale Hennesy.
    ContributionsSkouras, Thana.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML31 .S6 no. 425
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL119451M
    LC Control Number99480069
    OCLC/WorldCa26457004


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Music by Richard Rodgers / Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II / Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan / Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James Michener. In an island paradise during the Second World War, two Americans - a wide-eyed nurse and a promising young lieutenant - discover love and come face-to-face with their own prejudices.

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Get this from a library. The tale of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific. [Thana Skouras;] -- History and overview of South Pacific on stage and screen. (Photo by Lindsey for TMP) Edited by Thana Skouras and designed by John de Cuir and Dale Hennesy, The Tale of South Pacific was published in in promotion of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical.

The Tale of South Pacific is a beautiful inside covers in both the front and back list the awards that have been won by South Pacific and its cast/crew (both the play and.

This was the germ of one of the 19 interconnected stories that Michener wove into his Pulitzer Prize-winning Tales of the South Pacific, which in turn inspired Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Pulitzer. The highly successful musical play South Pacific by Rodgers and Hammerstein, which opened on Broadway on April 7,was based on the stories in Tales of the South Pacific.

In particular, the stories used were "Fo' Dolla'", about Bloody Mary, Liat, and Lieutenant Joe Cable; and "Our Heroine", about Nellie Forbush and Emile de Becque. How Rodgers And Hammerstein Revolutionized Broadway Todd Purdum's new book is about the creative partnership and strained personal relationship behind such hit shows as Carousel, South Pacific and.

Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony for Best Musical, South Pacific flourished as the golden musical of Broadway's post-WWII golden era.

Drawing on extensive research in the Rodgers and the Hammerstein papers, including Hammerstein's personal notes on James A. Michener's Tales of the South Pacific, Jim Lovensheimer offers a fascinating reading of "South Pacific" that explores the show's complex messages and demonstrates how the presentation of those messages changed throughout.

The play is based upon two short stories by James A. Michener from his book Tales of the South Pacific, which itself was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in For their adaptation, Rodgers and Hammerstein, along with co-writer Joshua Logan, won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in South Pacific is a Rodgers and Hammerstein musical from The book was written by Joshua Logan, adapted from James Michener’s novel Tales of the South Pacific and is set in a US Naval base during the final part of World War II in the South Pacific islands.

The musical is well known for its score of show standards, ranging from the powerful ‘Some Enchanted Evening’ to the whimsical. This book explores the development of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein’s classic Broadway musical South Pacific.

In particular, it notes how the team balanced the creation of a commercially successful work with the desire to make a passionate statement against racial intolerance that they knew would almost certainly be controversial. South Pacific () Music: Rodgers Book and Lyrics: Hammerstein Book: Joshua Logan.

South Pacific is based on James Michener’s Tales of the South Pacific and follows two love stories that take place during World War II. SOUTH PACIFIC features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and a book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan.

It was adapted from James Michener's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales. Set against the dramatic background of an idyllic South Pacific island during WWII, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific intertwines the themes of romance, duty, and prejudice to create a story that is all at once hilarious, heartbreaking, and on the anecdotes of a real-life U.S.

Navy commander stationed on an island, the musical follows two intercultural love. James Michener, the author of “Tales Of The South Pacific” shared the racial views of his friend Oscar Hammerstein. As he took fragments from the book’s colorful stories, Hammerstein weaved them into an entertaining but thoughtful narrative about Americans learning about racial prejudice in the South Pacific during World War II.

The tale of romance, passion and bigotry set during World War II has a score by composer Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Josh Logan and Hammerstein. In its time. Fig. 1: James A. Michener, Author of Tales of the South Pacific3 Fig 2: Tales of the South Pacific Book Cover4.

Since its debut, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific has been widely esteemed not only as a masterful work of art, but as a landmark in the genre of musical. referencing RCA Victor Presents Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific (An Original Soundtrack Recording), LP, Album, SL An amazing soundtrack - this is the original pressing dating back to Unfortunately, there is way too much groove damage for the listening to be truly enjoyable, although some tracks play better than others.

The creation of one of the most beloved books & Broadway musicals of the century "May is one of the foremost authorities on writer James Michener. In this book he takes you inside the creation of Michener’s Tales of the South Pacific and the musical South Pacific May fascinates us with his detailed accounts of key players like Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein, Josh Logan,4/5(8).

Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific. Richard Rodgers • Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II • Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan • Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “Tales of the South Pacific” by James A.

Michener. Season Mainstage Production History Tickets: $20 - $95 Running Time: 2 hours and 50 minutes. South Pacific (also known as Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific) is a American romantic musical television film based on the stage musical of the same name, itself an adaptation of James A.

Michener's book Tales of the South Pacific. Read this book on Questia. Rodgers and Hammerstein's Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical "South Pacific" has remained a mainstay of the American musical theater since it opened inand its powerful message about racial intolerance continues to resonate with twenty-first century audiences.

EXPERIENCE RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN’S GROUND-BREAKING BROADWAY CLASSIC. More timely than ever, this Rodgers and Hammerstein landmark musical proves that even the backdrop of a tropical paradise cannot shelter its residents from the prejudices of World War Pacific is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and 10 Tony Awards ®, including Best Musical.

South Pacific exemplifies how “serious dramatic issues became the hallmark of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most notable achievements” (ANB), and won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical, and nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Authors for Rodgers, Hammerstein II and Logan.

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A.

Michener. Director: Valerie Accetta Music Director: Bruce Piper Choreographer: Tracy Wilson. Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific premiered on Broadway on April 7,at the Majestic Theatre and became the second-longest running show in Broadway history.

South Pacific is especially notable for showing how "serious dramatic issues became the hallmark of Rodgers and Hammerstein's most notable achievements" (ANB).

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella is a musical written for television, but later played on stage, with music by Richard Rodgers and a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein is based upon the fairy tale Cinderella, particularly the French version Cendrillon, ou la Petite Pantoufle de Verre, by Charles story concerns a young woman forced into a life of servitude by her cruel.

South Pacific () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. (based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by) Cast (in credits order) verified as (as Rodgers and Hammerstein) Leland Hayward originally produced on the stage by.

Regarding this project particularly, it was partly based on the book by Pulitzer laureate James A. Michener, titled ‘Tales of the South Pacific’. Creation raises a number of topical issues.

In particular, the plot pays a lot of attention to racial discrimination, which is one of the main problems of modern society.

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Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan Based on Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical based on James Michener’s Tales of the South Pacific was an immediate success.

Celebrating its seventieth anniversary, along with seventeen Tony Awards, and one Pulitzer prize, South Pacific. It was over fifty years ago that James Michener wrote Tales of the South Pacific. It was fifty years ago that Michener’s play was first made into a movie.

And now, Richard Pearce directs his own version of the critically acclaimed novel. Pearce’s musical adaptation of the book and Rodgers and Hammerstein’s play is impeccable. The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, based on James Michener‘s book “Tales of the South Pacific,” opened on April 7,at Broadway’s Majestic Theater.

It starred Ezio Pinza as Emile de Beque, a French plantation owner, and Mary Martin as Nellie Forbush, a Navy nurse from Arkansas, and introduced such ridiculously hummable numbers as “Wonderful Guy,” “Some Enchanted Evening. Synopsis. Set against the dramatic background of an idyllic South Pacific island during WWII, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific intertwines the themes of romance, duty, and prejudice to create a story that is all at once hilarious, heartbreaking, and thought-provoking.

Based on the anecdotes of a real-life U.S. Navy commander who was stationed on an island, the musical follows two. Award to Rodgers and Hammerstein in Pulitzer Prize Special Award.

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Pulitzer Prize. South Pacific Producers. Rodgers and Hammerstein's Academy Award®-winning "South Pacific" is a towering musical masterpiece and the tender love story of a naive young Navy nurse (Mitzi Gaynor) and an older French Plantation owner (Rossano Brazzi) on a U.S.

occupied South Sea island. The breathtaking score is highlighted by some of the most romantic songs ever written: "Some Enchanted Evening," "There is. Flower Drum Song occupies a unique position in the Rodgers and Hammerstein canon.

The musical wasn’t one of the duo’s timeless hits (Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, The Sound of Music).). Nor was it one of their three commercial misses (Allegro, Me and Juliet, Pipe Dream).). Instead, when considering the R&H oeuvre, it resides somewhere in between.

The rousing quality of a Rodgers and Hammerstein Based on James A. Michener’s collection of wartime stories “Tales of the South Pacific,” the musical takes place on a .(Vivian Beaumont Theater - South Pacific - Website) Under the Direction of Andre Bishop and Bernard Gersten Presents: Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan Adapted from Tales of the South Pacific By James A.

Michener With.