The Hammersteins: A Musical Theatre Family - UGA Performing Arts Center
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“Perhaps the most influential lyricist and librettist of the American theater.”—PBS

“Above all, Oscar . . . taught me virtually everything I know about songwriting and a good deal about life.”—Stephen Sondheim

The life and music of legendary lyricist, librettist, and theatrical producer Oscar Hammerstein II take center stage in this intimate retrospective concert starring a quartet of Broadway singers and hosted by grandson Oscar Andy Hammerstein III. Featuring performances from Hammerstein’s most significant creative triumphs — Show Boat, Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, and The Sound of Music — and lesser-known gems, this performance celebrates the lasting legacy of one of the most impactful writers of the 20th century.

Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall (View Seating Chart)

230 River Road
Athens, GA 30605

Supported by

Carol and Paul Kurtz