Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Broadway Revolution

December 05, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location Smith Hall

Program Rescheduled: On Wednesday December 5, in observance of the national day of mourning for President George H.W. Bush, public programs and events will be rescheduled at National Archives facilities nationwide, including the Kennedy Library Forum with Todd Purdum on Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Broadway Revolution.

We are working to reschedule this Forum, and will be in touch with updated information as soon as possible.

Todd S. Purdum, staff writer at The Atlantic, discusses his new book, Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Broadway Revolution with Jared Bowen, host of WGBH’s Open Studio with Jared Bowen.



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