Rose-Marie

Rose-Marie

by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II, Rudolf Friml, Herbert Stothart

by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II, Rudolf Friml, Herbert Stothart

Rose-Marie

Rose-Marie

by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II, Rudolf Friml, Herbert Stothart

by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II, Rudolf Friml, Herbert Stothart

Overview

Rose-Marie is an operetta-style musical set in Saskatchewan, in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Rose-Marie LaFlamme is a French Canadian girl who is in love with Jim Kenyon, a miner. When Jim is suspected of having committed murder, Rose-Marie’s brother Emile makes plans for her to marry a city man named Edward Hawley instead.

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Details

  • Genre: Period
  • Time Period: 1920s
  • Cast Attributes: Expandable casting, Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)
  • Target Audience: Appropriate for all audiences

Authors

Author

Otto Harbach

Oscar Hammerstein II

Oscar Hammerstein II was born on July 12, 1895 in New York City. His father, William, was a theatre manager and for many years director of Hammerstein's Victoria, the most popular vaudeville theatre of its day. His uncle, Arthur Hammerstein, was a successful Broadway producer and his grandfather, Os ...

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Rudolf Friml

Herbert Stothart

Herbert Stothart (1885-1949) was nominated for nine Oscars and won for Best Original Score for his work on the 1939 film of The Wizard of Oz. As a young man he studied music in Europe and at the University of Wisconsin where he also taught. He worked as a musical director for Arthur Hammerstein and later be ...

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