Flower Drum Song

A traditional Chinese bride is brought to San Francisco to marry an assimilating son who exasperates his old-world father by chasing after an Americanized nightclub singer, in Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical adaptation of C.Y. Lee's novel.

  • Music: Richard Rodgers
  • Book: Oscar Hammerstein II, Joseph A. Fields
  • Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II


Theatre World
1959 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1959 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1959 Actress in a Musical Nominee
1959 Choreography Nominee
1959 Conductor and Musical Director Winner
1959 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1959 Musical Nominee