Broadway musicals have been around since the 20′s with classics like “Showboat” and later in the 30′s with shows like “Guys and Dolls”. Songs from those productions have become a part of the American songbook and reflect what was happening in the country at the time. After World War II, the Golden Age of Broadway produced memorable musicals like “Oklahoma”, “Hello Dolly” and “South Pacific”.
In more recent times, a number of plays stand out for creativity and their impact on society. “Hair” took a broad step away from cutesy lyrics and dance numbers Read the rest of this entry »