A Grand Night for Singing

Schrijver: Oscar Hammerstein II
Componist: Richard Rodgers

Taste and imagination, the two key ingredients for a first-rate revue, abound in this fresh take on the Rodgers & Hammerstein canon conceived by Tony Award winner Walter Bobbie. Over three decades after the duo’s final collaboration, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, took the Great White Way by storm, it was in fact this new R&H musical that opened the 1994 Broadway season with flair and distinction, garnering wildly enthusiastic notices as well as earning two Tony nominations, including Best Musical. Here at R&H, our founding fathers probably never imagined ‘Shall We Dance?’ as a comic pas de deux for a towering beauty and her diminutive admirer, nor did they suspect that one day a lovelorn young lad might pose the musical question, ‘How do you solve a problem like Maria?’ But that’s precisely the kind of invention lavished upon this new revue, with innovative musical arrangements including a sultry Andrews Sisters-esque ‘I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right Out-a My Hair,’ a swingin’ ‘Honeybun’ worthy of the Modernaires, and a jazzy ‘Kansas City’ which leaves no question about how terrifically up to date the remarkable songs of R&H remain.

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Instrumentatie: Orchestration Package (6 Books)
  • 1 – REED (Piccolo, Flute, Alto Flute, Clarinet, Alto Sax)
  • 1 – PERCUSSION (see list below)
  • 1 – CELLO
  • 1 – BASS
  • 1 – HARP (May be played on Synthesizer)
3 Women
2 Men

Martin - Leading Man, Baritone.
Lynne - Leading Lady, Soprano.
Victoria - Comic Ingenue, Second soprano.
Jason - Comic Juvenile, Tenor.
Alyson - Soubrette, Alto, Dancer.