- Oscar,1847?–1919, U.S. theatrical manager, born in Germany.
- his grandsonOscar II,1895–1960, U.S. lyricist and librettist.
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Lyricist E. Y. “Yip” Harburg was as provocative as Hammerstein, though with a much less earnest, more whimsical sensibility.
Hammerstein continued his subtle quest for racial equanimity in Oklahoma!
As advertised, Holler is not autobiographical in the same way that the works of Rodgers and Hammerstein are not autobiographical.Broadway Was Made for Tupac
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When he was 15, Sondheim wrote a musical and took it to Hammerstein, asking him to judge it as if the boy were a professional.Sondheim on Sondheim: American Musical Theater in Six Songs
December 9, 2013
It was a sore grievance to Wolf of Hammerstein that he had no son.Legends of the Rhine
Hammerstein is bringing over the crowned heads of Europe for vaudeville.
I've paid two dollars at Hammerstein's to see things not half so funny.Letters of a Dakota Divorcee
The caliph merely smiles and talks about Hammerstein and the musical lasses.Strictly Business
They had crossed to the opposite banks, to visit the Castle of Hammerstein.The Pilgrims Of The Rhine