List of the longest-running Broadway shows - Wikipedia

14258 180429  Hair premieres on Broadway - Apr 29, 1968 -
HAIR (Broadway) - Hair [LIVE @ The 2009 Tony Awards] - YouTube
Hair (musical) - Wikipedia


14170 180407  Broadway Musical Home - South Pacific premieres on Broadway on April 7, 1949 
South Pacific Overture from South Pacific-1949 Score on Columbia. - YouTube
Some Enchanted Evening - YouTube

South Pacific (musical) - Wikipedia
South Pacific (1958) - IMDb
South Pacific - Soundtrack (Full Album) - YouTube
Some enchanted evening - South Pacific - YouTube
'I'm In Love With A Wonderful Guy' from South Pacific (1958) - YouTube


14132 180328    died March 28, 1987    Maria von Trapp
Maria von Trapp teaches Julie Andrews to Yodel - YouTube
A Família Von Trapp - Harmonia e Discórdia (Tradução) - YouTube
Maria von Trapp - -  
Maria von Trapp - Wikipedia 
DHS, 26 January 1905 – 28 March 1987, also known as Baroness von Trapp, the stepmother and matriarch of the Trapp Family Singers. She wrote The Story of the Trapp Family Singers which was published in 1949. The story served as the inspiration for the 1956 West German film The Trapp Family, which in turn inspired the Broadway musical The Sound of Music (1959) and the 1965 film of the same name.
The Von Trapp Children - Amazing Grace - YouTube
《The Sound of Music》-Mary Martin & The Children - YouTube

Mary Martin Sound of Music (1960) - YouTube
The Sound of Music Opening Scene from The Sound of Music - YouTube  Julie Andrews

Music  |  Musical

13879 180127     born January 27, 1885    Jerome Kern
Jerome Kern - Wikipedia
  January 27, 1885 – November 11, 1945, an American composer of musical theatre and popular music.
Show Boat (1951) - IMDb
Jerome Kern - Overture (From Show Boat) - YouTube

Show Boat (1951) Official Trailer - Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner Movie HD - YouTube
Ol' Man River - William Warfield and MGM chorus(Showboat) - YouTube
New York  |  New Jersey
Edna Ferber, author of Show Boat, is born - Aug 15, 1887 -
Show Boat (1951) - IMDb
Show Boat (1951) - Trailer - YouTube
Show Boat - 1936 - YouTube
Paul Robeson - Ol' Man River (Showboat - 1936) J.Kern O. Hammerstein II - YouTube
Giant (1956) - IMDb
Giant (1956) Official Trailer - Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson Movie HD - YouTube
Edna Ferber - Wikipedia 
August 15, 1885 – April 16, 1968, an American novelist, short story writer and playwright. Her novels were especially popular and included the Pulitzer Prize-winning So Big (1924), Show Boat (1926; made into the celebrated 1927 musical), Cimarron (1929; made into the 1931 film which won the Academy Award for Best Picture), Giant (1952; made into the 1956 Hollywood movie) and Ice Palace (1958) filmed in 1960
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born January 16, 1908    Ethel Merman
Broadway legend Ethel Merman dies - Feb 15, 1984 -
Ethel Merman - Wikipedia  Ethel Merman, born Ethel Agnes Zimmermann, January 16, 1908 – February 15, 1984, an American actress and singer. Known primarily for her distinctive, powerful voice and leading roles in musical theatre, she has been called "the undisputed First Lady of the musical comedy stage".
Ethel Merman - There's No Business Like Show Business - YouTube
Ethel Merman sings Everything's Coming Up Roses - YouTube

Musical  |  New York

13705 171219  THE MUSIC MAN: On Broadway - YouTube
Broadway Musical Home - The Music Man   December 19, 1957
The Music Man - Wikipedia


13373 171007  October 8 (or 7), 1982    'Cats' on Broadway
‘Cats’ premieres on Broadway in 1982 - NY Daily News
Cats The Musical - Memory - Original Broadway Cast 1982 - YouTube
Cats Musical - Memory - YouTube


13323 170926  Bernstein’s West Side Story opens - Sep 26, 1957 -
Leonard Bernstein - Pianist, Songwriter -


13115 170812  The Wizard of Oz movie musical premieres in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin - Aug 12, 1939 -
L. Frank Baum - Wikipedia 
May 15, 1856 – May 6, 1919, better known as L. Frank Baum, was an American author chiefly famous for his children's books, particularly The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and its sequels.
Yip Harburg - Wikipedia 
April 8, 1896 – March 5, 1981, an American popular song lyricist who worked with many well-known composers. He wrote the lyrics to the standards "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" (with Jay Gorney), "April in Paris," and "It's Only a Paper Moon," as well as all of the songs in The Wizard of Oz, including "Over the Rainbow."
Harold Arlen - Wikipedia 
February 15, 1905 – April 23, 1986, an American composer of popular music, having written over 500 songs, a number of which have become known worldwide. In addition to composing the songs for the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz (lyrics by E.Y. Harburg), including the classic "Over the Rainbow", Arlen was a highly regarded contributor to the Great American Songbook. "Over the Rainbow" was voted the twentieth century's No. 1 song by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).
Judy Garland - Wikipedia  June 10, 1922 - June 22, 1969 


13033 170725     A Chorus Line – Broadway Musical – Original IBDB  July 25, 1975 - April 28, 1990
MUSICALS - A CHORUS LINE Audition 1 - YouTube
A Chorus Line - Wikipedia


12054 161220  La La Land Reminds Us of Hollywood's Long Legacy of Song and Dance  Parade
Stars From Jennifer Hudson to Allison Janney on Their Favorite Musicals
Top 10 Must-See Movie Musicals

11055 160325  Top 10 Broadway Musicals - YouTube

11042 160322    March 22, 1948    Happy birthday Andrew Lloyd Webber!  Andrew Lloyd Webber
The Phantom of the Opera - YouTube
The Music of the Night - Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera - YouTube
All I Ask of You - YouTube
Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again - Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera - YouTube
CATS - Memory (with lyrics) - YouTube
Barbra Streisand - HD STEREO - Memory - CC for lyrics - YouTube#t=73
Andrew Lloyd Webber - IMDb
West End theatre - Wikipedia
Broadway theatre - Wikipedia|
List of the longest-running Broadway shows - Wikipedia
Andrew Lloyd Webber - Wikipedia  born 22 March 1948, an English composer and impresario of musical theatre.
Several of his musicals have run for more than a decade both in the
West End and on Broadway. He has composed 13 musicals, a song cycle, a set of variations, two film scores, and a Latin Requiem Mass. Several of his songs have been widely recorded and were hits outside of their parent musicals, notably "The Music of the Night" from The Phantom of the Opera, "I Don't Know How to Love Him" from Jesus Christ Superstar, "Don't Cry for Me, Argentina" and "You Must Love Me" from Evita, "Any Dream Will Do" from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and "Memory" from Cats. ...

6654 140714  June 26, 2014  Mary Rodgers, 'Freaky Friday' Author And Broadway Composer, Dies At 83  (Huffington Post, Mark Kennedy, 06/27/2014)
Beyond 'Freaky Friday': An Appreciation of Mary Rodgers - The New Yorker  Sarah Larson, 07/09/2014
Mary Rodgers - Wikipedia

Richard Rodgers - Wikipedia
Oscar Hammerstein II - Wikipedia  > Rodgers and Hammerstein
Mary Rodgers-Guettel 1931-2014 from Rick McKay's Broadway BEYOND the Golden Age. - YouTube

6415 140620  Minnesota Centennial Showboat Department of Theatre Arts & Dance University of Minnesota
Padelford Riverboats - Centennial Showboat
University of Minnesota Centennial Showboat! - YouTube
Minnesota Centennial Showboat Virtual Tour - YouTube
Minnesota Centennial Showboat - Wikipedia
Showboat - Wikipedia
Show Boat (1951) - YouTube

6399 140619 
Jersey Boys (2014) - IMDb
JERSEY BOYS Cast Appearance - Mall of America  06/18/2014
Jersey Boys (film) - Wikipedia

Jersey Boys (2014) - Rotten Tomatoes

Jersey Boys - Wikipedia
Jersey Boys London perform at The Royal Variety Performance 2008 - YouTube
Jukebox musical - Wikipedia

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