Oral history interview with Richard Rodgers, 1968

 

Name
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979 (Interviewee)
Leish, Kenneth W (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Richard Rodgers, 1968
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Richard Rodgers, 1968
Abstract
Childhood; start in theater; role of Dramatists Guild in securing rights of playwrights; beginnings of the Music Theater of Lincoln Center; association with Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein II; impressions of George Balanchine, Gertrude Lawrence, Florenz Ziegfeld, Billy Rose and others
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Dramatists; Composers; Popular music; Musicals--United States; Theater; United States Social life and customs; Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts; Dramatists Guild
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1968
Physical Description
392 pages
Note (Biographical)
Composer
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010
Interviewed by Kenneth W. Leish
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
6873539
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-xq7p-4y78
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.