Broadway tours lectures Tucson AZ

Richard T Hanson

Dance Fever!-The Hollywood Dance Machine

    DANCE FEVER! The Hollywood Dance Machine Dance Fever! celebrates the greatest dance sequences in the history of the Hollywood Movie Musical. For almost 100 years, the Hollywood Dream Machine showcased the greatest dancers of the 20th Century, who fired the imagine of audiences who sat in the dark, watching celluloid images leap and spiral on the silver screen. Dance Fever! explores...

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ON THE TOWN! -The Broadway of Bernstein, Comden & Green

ON THE TOWN! The Broadway of Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden & Adolph Green ON THE TOWN! The Broadway of Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden & Adolph Green On The Town! celebrates the inspired collaboration between a boy from Boston, a girl from Brooklyn, and a boy from the Bronx who created musical theatre masterpieces that changed the face of the American Musical. In 1944,...

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As Time Goes By-The Forgotten Tunesmiths

    AS TIME GOES BY The Forgotten Tunesmiths of The Great American Song Book Shine On Harvest Moon, My Melancholy Baby, For Me and My Gal, Happy Days Are Here Again – who wrote these songs? As Time Goes By celebrates the forgotten composers and lyricists who created musical memories along side George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Harold Arlen, and Cole Porter.   You may not recognize...

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MAKE ‘EM LAUGH! The Funny Men of Broadway & Hollywood

MAKE ‘EM LAUGH Funny Men of Broadway & Hollywood MAKE ‘EM LAUGH! The Funny Men of Broadway & Hollywood Make ‘em Laugh Funny Men of Broadway & Hollywood salutes the great comics of Broadway and the Movies. From Bert Lahr to Nathan Lane, from Jimmy Durante and Groucho Marx to Zero Mostel, from Ray Bolger to Donald O’Connor, audiences have roared at the comics who tickled and...

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Carefully Taught-Theatre of Conscience

The Learning Curve presents: CAREFULLY TAUGHT OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN & STEPHEN SONDHEIM Theatre of Conscience, social issues     “You’ve got to be taught to hate and fear, you’ve got to be taught from year to year, It’s got to be drummed in your dear little ear, you’ve got to be carefully taught . . .” Oscar Hammerstein, South Pacific   Oscar Hammerstein II was a...

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Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas!

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas! The Holiday Music of Hollywood and Tin Pan Alley Sold Out! It’s Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas so kick off the holiday season with a celebration of the Christmas music of the Great American Songbook. The tunesmiths of Hollywood and Tin Pan Alley created holiday memories for generations of Americans with songs that have become the sound of...

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