THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Multiple Tony-Winning Director-Producer Hal Prince Shares His Theatregoing Experiences

By Playbill Staff
23 Jan 2013

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"The first collaboration of Rodgers, Hart, and George Abbott (his first musical directorial assignment). I saw it in the old Hippodrome as a child. It was an environmental production, taking place in a circus ring, and it began with Paul Whiteman on a white horse and his entire orchestra following him, playing the overture. It was a kid's dream."



 

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