Arts
9:20 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Learn more about Oscar Hammerstein II on Friday, June 7th during Summerfest

Hosted by Matthew Morrison (“Glee”), OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II — OUT OF MY DREAMS is a celebration of the most acclaimed lyricist and librettist of the 20th century. His legendary works include Show Boat (1927), Oklahoma! (1943), Carousel (1945), South Pacific (1949), The King and I (1951) and The Sound of Music (1959). Brimming with movie clips from his greatest musicals, this new PBS special features interviews with Stephen Sondheim, Harold Prince, Shirley Jones, Mitzi Gaynor, Hammerstein family members and others.

"Oscar Hammerstein II - Out of My Dreams" airs on Friday, June 7th at 8:30 p.m.

Oscar Hammerstein, the most acclaimed lyricist and librettist of the 20th century, at work.