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Evening at Pops; Richard Rodgers Tribute, A


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Evening at Pops
Richard Rodgers Tribute, A
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Taped shows of the Boston Pops. First telecast on WGBH in June 1957; Arthur Fiedler conducting at MIT Kresge Auditorium. Premiered nationally July 5, 1970, performances at Symphony Hall. Series release date: 1970

Program Description

Part II: In the second part of EVENING AT POPS' centennial salute to Richard Rodgers, stars of stage and screen join conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Orchestra to pay tribute to the team of Rodgers and Hart. The cast includes Audra McDonald, Rebecca Luker, Ron Raines, Doug Sills, Mary Testa and Lillias White. A highlight of the program is the world premier of new choreography to "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue" by Mark Morris and the Mark Morris Dance Group.



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Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Richard Rodgers Tribute, A,” 06/14/2002, GBH Archives, accessed January 21, 2022,
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Richard Rodgers Tribute, A.” 06/14/2002. GBH Archives. Web. January 21, 2022. <>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Richard Rodgers Tribute, A. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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