“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)
Athens, GA 30605