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Richard Rodgers

Composer, Producer, Writer, Lyricist, Musical Director, Conductor
( b. Jun 28, 1902 New York, New York, USA - d. Dec 30, 1979 New York, New York, USA ) Male
Also known as: Richard C. Rodgers
Relations: Father of Mary Rodgers
Grandfather of Adam Guettel
Grandfather of Kim Beaty


Productions Date of Productions
The King and I
[Musical, Comedy,Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 16, 2015 - ?
A Night with Janis Joplin
[Musical, Original]
  • Additional music by Richard Rodgers
Oct 10, 2013 - Feb 09, 2014
Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
[Musical, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 03, 2013 - Present
Sondheim on Sondheim
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Additional music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 22, 2010 - Jun 27, 2010
Come Fly Away
[Musical, Dance, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Mar 25, 2010 - Sep 05, 2010
Pal Joey
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Dec 18, 2008 - Mar 01, 2009
South Pacific
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 03, 2008 - Aug 22, 2010
Barbara Cook's Broadway!
[Special, Concert, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Mar 28, 2004 - Apr 18, 2004
Flower Drum Song
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Oct 17, 2002 - Mar 16, 2003
The Boys from Syracuse
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Aug 18, 2002 - Oct 20, 2002
Something Good
[Special, Concert, Tribute, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Jun 28, 2002 - Jun 28, 2002
Oklahoma!
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 21, 2002 - Feb 23, 2003
Elaine Stritch At Liberty
[Special, Solo, Play with music, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Feb 21, 2002 - May 27, 2002
Matters of the Heart
[Special, Solo, Concert, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Nov 13, 2000 - Dec 17, 2000
The Sound of Music
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Additional lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Mar 12, 1998 - Jun 20, 1999
The King and I
[Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 11, 1996 - Feb 22, 1998
State Fair
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 27, 1996 - Jun 30, 1996
Something Wonderful
[Special, Concert, Tribute, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Jul 12, 1995 - Jul 12, 1995
Sally Marr...and her escorts
[Play, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
May 05, 1994 - Jun 19, 1994
Carousel
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 24, 1994 - Jan 15, 1995
A Grand Night for Singing
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Nov 17, 1993 - Jan 01, 1994
Jerome Robbins' Broadway
[Musical, Revue, Dance, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Feb 26, 1989 - Sep 01, 1990
Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre
[Special, Concert, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Apr 15, 1987 - Apr 26, 1987
The King and I
[Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Jan 07, 1985 - Jun 30, 1985
Peg
[Special, Original]
  • Featuring "Lover" by Richard Rodgers
Dec 14, 1983 - Dec 17, 1983
On Your Toes
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Book by Rodgers & Hart
Mar 06, 1983 - May 20, 1984
Oklahoma!
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Dec 13, 1979 - Aug 24, 1980
The 1940's Radio Hour
[Musical, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Oct 07, 1979 - Jan 06, 1980
I Remember Mama
[Musical, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 31, 1979 - Sep 02, 1979
The American Dance Machine
[Special, Dance, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Jun 14, 1978 - Dec 03, 1978
The King and I
[Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 02, 1977 - Dec 30, 1978
Side by Side by Sondheim
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Additional music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 18, 1977 - Mar 19, 1978
Pal Joey
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Jun 27, 1976 - Aug 29, 1976
Rex
[Musical, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 25, 1976 - Jun 05, 1976
Rodgers & Hart
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 13, 1975 - Aug 16, 1975
Bette Midler's Clams on the Half Shell Revue
[Special, Revue, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Apr 14, 1975 - Jun 22, 1975
Two By Two
[Musical, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Nov 10, 1970 - Sep 11, 1971
Avanti!
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced in association with Richard Rodgers
Jan 31, 1968 - Feb 17, 1968
Annie Get Your Gun
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Produced by Music Theater of Lincoln Center (Richard Rodgers: president and producing director)
Sep 21, 1966 - Nov 26, 1966
Do I Hear a Waltz?
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 18, 1965 - Sep 25, 1965
Pal Joey
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 29, 1963 - Jun 09, 1963
No Strings
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Mar 15, 1962 - Aug 03, 1963
The Sound of Music
[Musical, Drama, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Nov 16, 1959 - Jun 15, 1963
Flower Drum Song
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Produced by Rodgers & Hammerstein
Dec 01, 1958 - May 07, 1960
The World of Suzie Wong
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • "How Can You Forget?" by Richard Rodgers
Oct 14, 1958 - Jan 02, 1960
Carousel
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Sep 11, 1957 - Sep 29, 1957
Pipe Dream
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Rodgers & Hammerstein
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Nov 30, 1955 - Jun 30, 1956
South Pacific
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 04, 1955 - May 15, 1955
On Your Toes
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Book by Richard Rodgers
Oct 11, 1954 - Dec 04, 1954
Carousel
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Jun 02, 1954 - Aug 08, 1954
Oklahoma!
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Aug 31, 1953 - Oct 03, 1953
Me and Juliet
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 28, 1953 - Apr 03, 1954
Pal Joey
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Jan 03, 1952 - Apr 18, 1953
Oklahoma!
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 29, 1951 - Jul 28, 1951
The King and I
[Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original]
  • Produced by Rodgers & Hammerstein
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 29, 1951 - Mar 20, 1954
Burning Bright
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Oct 18, 1950 - Oct 28, 1950
The Happy Time
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Jan 24, 1950 - Jul 14, 1951
South Pacific
[Musical, Drama, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Apr 07, 1949 - Jan 16, 1954
Carousel
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Feb 22, 1949 - Mar 05, 1949
Show Boat
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Sep 07, 1948 - Sep 19, 1948
Maurice Chevalier in an evening of Songs and Impressions
[Special, Concert, Original]
  • Featuring songs with music by Richard Rodgers
Feb 29, 1948 - Mar 28, 1948
Allegro
[Musical, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Oct 10, 1947 - Jul 10, 1948
John Loves Mary
[Play, Comedy, Farce, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Feb 04, 1947 - Feb 07, 1948
Happy Birthday
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Oct 31, 1946 - Mar 13, 1948
Annie Get Your Gun
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
May 16, 1946 - Feb 12, 1949
Carousel
[Musical, Drama, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 19, 1945 - May 24, 1947
I Remember Mama
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Oct 19, 1944 - Jun 29, 1946
A Connecticut Yankee
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
Nov 17, 1943 - Mar 11, 1944
Oklahoma!
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 31, 1943 - May 29, 1948
By Jupiter
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Richard Rodgers
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Book by Richard Rodgers
Jun 03, 1942 - Jun 12, 1943
Pal Joey
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Dec 25, 1940 - Nov 29, 1941
Higher and Higher
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Aug 05, 1940 - Aug 24, 1940
Higher and Higher
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 04, 1940 - Jun 15, 1940
Too Many Girls
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Oct 18, 1939 - May 18, 1940
The Boys from Syracuse
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Nov 23, 1938 - Jun 10, 1939
I Married an Angel
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Book by Richard Rodgers
May 11, 1938 - Feb 25, 1939
I'd Rather Be Right
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Nov 02, 1937 - Jul 09, 1938
The Show is On
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Additional music by Richard Rodgers
Sep 18, 1937 - Oct 02, 1937
Babes in Arms
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Book by Richard Rodgers
Apr 14, 1937 - Dec 18, 1937
The Show is On
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Additional music by Richard Rodgers
Dec 25, 1936 - Jul 17, 1937
On Your Toes
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Book by Richard Rodgers
Apr 11, 1936 - Jan 23, 1937
Jumbo
[Musical, Comedy, Puppets, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Nov 16, 1935 - Apr 18, 1936
Simple Simon
[Musical, Comedy, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 09, 1931 - Mar 21, 1931
America's Sweetheart
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Feb 10, 1931 - Jun 06, 1931
Simple Simon
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Feb 18, 1930 - Jun 14, 1930
Heads Up
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Nov 11, 1929 - Mar 15, 1930
Spring is Here
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 11, 1929 - Jun 08, 1929
Lady Fingers
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Jan 31, 1929 - May 25, 1929
Chee-Chee
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Sep 25, 1928 - Oct 20, 1928
Present Arms
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Apr 26, 1928 - Sep 01, 1928
She's My Baby
[Musical, Comedy, Farce, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Jan 03, 1928 - Mar 03, 1928
A Connecticut Yankee
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Nov 03, 1927 - Oct 27, 1928
Betsy
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Dec 28, 1926 - Jan 29, 1927
Peggy-Ann
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Dec 27, 1926 - Oct 29, 1927
Garrick Gaieties
[Musical, Revue, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
May 10, 1926 - Oct 09, 1926
The Girl Friend
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
Mar 17, 1926 - Dec 04, 1926
Dearest Enemy
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Orchestra under the direction of Richard Rodgers
Sep 18, 1925 - May 22, 1926
June Days
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Aug 06, 1925 - Oct 17, 1925
Garrick Gaieties
[Musical, Revue, Revival]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Musical Director: Richard Rodgers
Jun 08, 1925 - Nov 28, 1926
Poor Little Ritz Girl
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Richard C. Rodgers
Jul 28, 1920 - Oct 16, 1920
A Lonely Romeo
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Additional music by Richard Rodgers
Jun 10, 1919 - Nov 10, 1919
Special Events Date of Special Events
Back From Broadway
[Special, Concert, Benefit, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Jun 17, 2002 - Jun 17, 2002
Sondheim: A Musical Tribute
[Special, Benefit, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers
Mar 11, 1973 - Mar 11, 1973
A Celebration of Richard Rodgers
[Special, Benefit, Original]
  • Music by Richard Rodgers
  • Lyrics by Richard Rodgers
Mar 26, 1972 - Closing date unknown
1996 Tony Award® Best Original Score
 State Fair [nominee]
Music by Richard Rodgers
1979 Tony Award® Lawrence Langner Memorial Award
nominee Richard Rodgers [recipient]
1972 Tony Award® Special Award
nominee Richard Rodgers [recipient]
1965 Tony Award® Best Composer and Lyricist
 Do I Hear a Waltz? [nominee]
Music by Richard Rodgers
1962 Tony Award® Best Composer
winnerNo Strings [winner]
Lyrics by Richard Rodgers; Music by Richard Rodgers
1962 Tony Award® Best Musical
 No Strings [nominee]
Lyrics by Richard Rodgers; Music by Richard Rodgers; Produced by Richard Rodgers
1962 Tony Award® Special Award
nominee Richard Rodgers (for all he has done for young people in the theatre and for taking the men of the orchestra out of the pit and putting them on stage in "No Strings") [recipient]
1960 Tony Award® Best Musical
winnerThe Sound of Music [winner]
Music by Richard Rodgers; Produced by Richard Rodgers
1959 Tony Award® Best Musical
 Flower Drum Song [nominee]
Music by Richard Rodgers
1956 Tony Award® Best Musical
 Pipe Dream [nominee]
Music by Richard Rodgers; Produced by Rodgers & Hammerstein
1952 Tony Award® Best Musical
winnerThe King and I [winner]
Music by Richard Rodgers
1950 Tony Award® Best Musical
winnerSouth Pacific [winner]
Music by Richard Rodgers; Produced by Richard Rodgers
1950 Tony Award® Best Original Score
winnerSouth Pacific [winner]
Music by Richard Rodgers
1950 Tony Award® Producer (Musical)
winnerSouth Pacific [winner]
Produced by Richard Rodgers
1950 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
winnerSouth Pacific [winner]
Music by Richard Rodgers
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