Carousel 60th Anniversary By Harlemites Rodgers And Hammerstein

The Academy Award -winning musical team Harlemites Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein’s American classic Carousel 60th Anniversary is coming to select cinemas nationwide for a special two-day event, January 8th and Continue Reading →

OKLAHOMA! 60th Anniversary By Harlemites Rodgers And Hammerstein

The Academy Award -winning musical team West Harlemites Rodgers & Hammerstein’s American classic OKLAHOMA! returns to theaters nationwide for the first time in wide release in 60 years.

Rodgers And Hammerstein Harlem, NY, 1940-50’s

Richard Rodgers (1902–1979) and Oscar Hammerstein II (1895–1960) met in a brownstone on West 119th Street while both attended Columbia University in West Harlem, New York.

Julius “Old Man River” Bledsoe Harlem NY 1920’s (video)

Jules Bledsoe 1897–1943, was a baritone from Waco, Texas and one of the first African-American opera stars to perform in the United States who moved to Harlem in the 1920’s.

Harlem’s Lorenz Milton “Rodgers And” Hart 1895 – 1943

Lorenz Milton Hart (May 2, 1895 – November 22, 1943) was the lyricist half of the Broadway songwriting team Rodgers and Hart.

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