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SOUTH PACIFIC

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This South Pacific recreates the unabashed, unquestioning romance that American theatergoers had with the American book musical in the mid-20th century...

Ben Brantley, New York Times

Lincoln Center Theater presents the iconic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, which is returning to the New York scene in its first-ever Broadway revival.

South Pacific concerns the lives of U.S. military men, nurses and the residents of the Polynesian island they occupy during World War II. Nurse Nellie Forbush is "In Love With a Wonderful Guy," a French planter with small children.

Clean-cut Lt. Cable has fallen hard for Bloody Mary's daughter Liat. And the seabees, sailors and marines will tell you that there is "Nothing Like a Dame." The show's gorgeous score also includes "Cockeyed Optimist," "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Out of My Hair," "Some Enchanted Evening," "Younger Than Springtime," "Honey Bun" and "This Nearly Was Mine."

Dates
Previews from : 1st March 2008
Opened : 3rd April 2008
Closes: 22nd August 2010

Audience:  South Pacific may be inappropriate for children aged under 7 years.  No children under 5 years of age will be permitted in the Vivian Beaumont Theater

Run Time : Approximately 3 hours with one 15-minute intermission

Show Times

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Matinee - - 2 pm - - 2 pm 3 pm
Evening - 7 pm 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm -

Dates

Opening night: 1 March 2008

Closing night: 22 August 2010

What You Say

18 reviews, average rating: (4.1 Stars)

John Asmussen: “An Unbelievable Experience”

I managed to wrangle two tickets for this magnificent production one evenin... more

Susan Jackson: “BEST BEAUTIFUL EVER”

I have seen a LOT of theatre, and prefer the heavy stuff, but knowing that ... more

Anonymous: “Six Stars?”

This is quite simply the best thing my wife and I have ever seen on a stage... more

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