South Pacific

Vivian Beaumont Theater
150 W 65th St, New York, NY 10023
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Winner of seven 2008 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical! This musical is based on James Michener's Tales of the South Pacific, and features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, and a book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan. It received the 1950 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. This new production is directed by Bartlett Sher, who won a Tony Award for his work. Although well known for its extraordinary score -- the songs include "Some Enchanted Evening," "Younger Than Springtime," "Bali Ha'i," "There Is Nothin' Like A Dame," and "A Wonderful Guy" -- South Pacific is also a deeply felt drama. Its portrayal of Americans stationed in an alien culture in wartime is as relevant today as when it first thrilled audiences in 1949.

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Paulo Szot Sets Sail from South Pacific - Jul 26, 2010

South Pacific to Be Remade Into a Movie - Jul 8, 2010

Kelli O'Hara to Return to Broadway's South Pacific August 10; Production to Be Broadcast on PBS August 18 - Jun 1, 2010

William Michals to Cover for Paolo Szot in Broadway's South Pacific Until July 7 Return - May 19, 2010

Paulo Szot Returns to South Pacific March 31; Additional Scheduled Absences Announced - Mar 30, 2010

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