All stories by Ted Chapin on BroadwayStars

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Celebrating Irving Berlin's Annie Get Your Gun by Ted Chapin

The classic musical, which gave the world the anthem "There's No Business Like Show Business," opened May 16, 1946.

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Remembering the Original Broadway Production of Carousel by Ted Chapin

The Rodgers and Hammerstein classic first opened on Broadway April 19, 1945.

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Sunday, April 7, 2019

Celebrating 70 Years of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific by Ted Chapin

The original Broadway production, which won 10 Tony Awards, opened at the Majestic Theatre April 7, 1949.

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Remembering the Original Broadway Production of The King and I by Ted Chapin

Gertrude Lawrence and Yul Brynner opened in the show that would win them both Tony Awards March 29, 1951.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Come Sail Away, Come Sail Away, Come Sail Away With Me, Lads by Ted Chapin

Ted Chapin reflects on a star-studded musical escape with Broadway on the High Seas.

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Saturday, October 25, 2014

“The Sweetest Sounds”: The Enduring Power of Richard Rodgers by Ted Chapin

Ted Chapin, president and executive director of the Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization, offers a look at the lasting power of composer Richard Rodgers and his collaborations with Lorenz Ha…

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Saturday, May 4, 2013

Going Back to the Source: How the 1983 Revival of On Your Toes Set the Stage for Encores! by Ted Chapin

Rodgers & Hart’s On Your Toes is, in some ways, the grandfather of Encores! Rodgers & Hammerstein president and executive director Ted Chapin traces its lineage.

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Monday, July 18, 2011

Show Boat On The River by Ted Chapin

Stand behind the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Connecticut, today and you get a pretty good feeling of what the Mississippi River must have felt like in the era of Edna Ferbers novel…

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