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[Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and others in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma celebrating the 1000th performance of Oklahoma! on Broadway]

Image ID: 1818366

[Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and others in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma celebrating the 1000th performance of Oklah... (1946)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and others in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma celebrating the 1000th performance of Oklahoma! on Broadway]

Creator

: Melton, Johnny -- Photographer

Created Date

: 1946

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Notes

: Richard Rodgers project. Note 2.) Rodgers and Hammerstein. Note 3.) Stamped on verso: Photograph By Johnny Melton, 317 Municipal Auditorium Bldg. [Oklahoma City, Okla.]. Note 4.) Handwritten on verso: #59.

Production Notes

: Based on Lynn Riggs' play Green Grow the Lilacs, this musical opened March 31, 1943 at the St. James Theater and ran for 2,212 performances. It was Richard Rodgers' first collaboration with librettist Oscar Hammerstein II. Alfred Drake played Curly, with Joan Roberts as Laurey, Celeste Holm as Ado Annie and Lee Dixon as Will Parker.

Source

: Billy Rose Theatre Collection scrapbooks / MWEZ+ n.c. 17,579

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: MWEZ+ n.c. 17,579

Digital ID

: 1818366

Record ID

: 1913249

Digital Item Published

: 5-12-2010; updated 5-2-2012

Rights Notice

: Copyright Johnny Melton.

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