South Pacific

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South Pacific follows the lives of U.S. military men, nurses and residents of a Polynesian island during World War II, based on James Michener's Tales of the South Pacific and featuring a score by Rodgers and Hammerstein.
  • Book: Joshua Logan, Oscar Hammerstein II
  • Music: Richard Rodgers
  • Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II
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Awards

New York Drama Critics' Circle
1949 Best Musical Winner
Pulitzer Prize
1950 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Winner
Tony Award
1950 Actor in a Musical Winner
1950 Actress in a Musical Winner
1950 Author of a Musical Winner
1950 Composer Winner
1950 Direction (pre-1960) Winner
1950 Featured Actor in a Musical Winner
1950 Featured Actress in a Musical Winner
1950 Musical Winner
1950 Producer of a Musical Winner
1949 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Winner