10-22-2010

10-22-2010 - 10222010 BroadwayContinued VideoClips Oklahoma

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10-22-2010 Broadway Continued Video Clips Oklahoma Hammerstein and Richard Rogers teamed up o Oklahoma First play where story was main focus Oscar made the score follow the book and the story finally took over Before, book had been following score around Rogers wrote many musicals while Hammerstein wrote many shows “Woman churning butter” o People wondered what type of show it was o Everything they did from opening to closing act was against the grain of … Oklahoma o Musical o Changed role of what dance played in theater More than simply entertained Dancing and ballet became storytelling Dance takes over and starts telling part of story o Story becomes more than just part of lyrics West Side Story
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Leonard Bernstein Robbins – Choreography and direction Remarkable choreography that’s neither ballet nor tradition o Compilation of song and dance
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2010 for the course DRAMA 116 taught by Professor Strong during the Fall '07 term at UNC.

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