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[Richard Rodgers (Music), Joshua Logan (Director), Oscar Hammerstein II (Lyrics) auditioning Roger Rico (far left) as an Emile De Becque replacement in South Pacific]

Image ID: 1809251

[Richard Rodgers (Music), Joshua Logan (Director), Oscar Hammerstein II (Lyrics) auditioning Roger Rico (far left) as an... (1951)

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Image Title

:  [Richard Rodgers (Music), Joshua Logan (Director), Oscar Hammerstein II (Lyrics) auditioning Roger Rico (far left) as an Emile De Becque replacement in South Pacific]

Creator

: Darby, Eileen, 1916-2004 -- Photographer

Created Date

: 1951

Notes

: Richard Rodgers project.

Production Notes

: Pre-Broadway tryouts were in New Haven, Connecticut at The Shubert Theater from March 7-12, 1949 and subsequently in Boston. Opened on Broadway April 7, 1949, at the Majestic Theater and moved to the Broadway Theater in June, 1953. It played 1,925 performances, closing January 16, 1954.

Source

: Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file / Productions / South Pacific (musical), by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Digital ID

: 1809251

Record ID

: 1904119

Digital Item Published

: 6-5-2010; updated 5-8-2012

Rights Notice

: Copyright Eileen Darby.

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