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[Program (beginning 3/31/1943) for Oklahoma!]

Image ID: 1819952

[Program (beginning 3/31/1943) for Oklahoma!] (1943)

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Image Title

:  [Program (beginning 3/31/1943) for Oklahoma!]

Created Date

: 1943


: Original cast / opening night playbill. Note 2.) Pages digitized containing content about the musical: front cover, [23], 25, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 34, 36 Note 3.) Richard Rodgers project. Note 4.) Rodgers and Hammerstein.

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.


: Billy Rose Theatre Collection scrapbooks / MWEZ n.c. 5,968 [Programs for Oklahoma!, Mar.-Aug. 1943, compiled by the Theatre Collection, New York Public Library]


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

Catalog Call Number

: MWEZ n.c. 5,968, no. 1

Digital ID

: 1819952

Record ID

: 1914911

Digital Item Published

: 6-12-2010; updated 4-13-2012

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