A profile of lyricist-librettist Oscar Hammerstein II (1895-1960), whose work includes "Show Boat," "Carousel" and "South Pacific." Included: remarks from Stephen Sondheim, Harold Prince, Shirley Jones, Mitzi Gaynor and Hammerstein family members. Host: Matthew Morrison.
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