Lincoln Center’s 2013 production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel, is now available online!
Carousel is the second musical by the legendary team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II that debuted on Broadway in 1945. It is based on the play Liliom by the Hungarian playwright Ferenc Molnar.
The musical is set in a coastal village in Maine and tells the love story between carousel barker Billy Bigelow and millworker Julie Jordan and features memorable songs such as “If I Loved You” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone.”
The stream is a 2013 concert staging of the iconic musical featuring an all-star cast including Tony winner Kelli O’Hara, Nathan Gunn, Stephanie Blythe, Tony winner Shuler Hensley, Jason Danieley, Tony winner Jessie Mueller, Kate Burton, Tony winner John Cullum and New York City Ballet dancers Robert Fairchild and Tiler Peck. The production was directed by Tony winner John Rando (Urinetown, On the Town) and choreographed by Tony winner Warren Carlyle (Kiss Me Kate) while Rob Fisher conducted the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.
This production is streaming as part of the Lincoln Center at Home initiative, Broadway Fridays, where New York’s Lincoln Center offers free online streams of selected Broadway productions. The first to stream was Act One followed by Falsettos. This is part of the center’s efforts to continue bringing the best of the performing arts to audiences during the COVID-19 crisis.
The stream will be available on the Lincoln Center’s Youtube Channel from July 10 at 8pm ET (June 11, 8am Manila time) to September 8 at 8pm ET (September 9, 8am Manila time.)
Enjoy the full show below: