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Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers & Hammerstein; Richard Rodgers: The Sound of His Music

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Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers & Hammerstein

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Bernadette Peters
Producers:
Angel

We gave it an A

Broadway’s most ageless leading lady (Peters) says happy 100th to Broadway’s most timeless composer (Rodgers) with new takes on classics, from a torchy ”There Is Nothin’ Like a Dame” to a solid, if predictable, ”Some Enchanted Evening.” But Rodgers’ best gift is the bewitching Sound. Compiled from cast albums, cabaret acts, and studio sessions, the spectacular set boasts artists like Josephine Baker, Lena Horne, and Patti LuPone. It’s proof that Rodgers’ songs are still the sweetest sounds you’ll ever hear. Bernadette: B- Sound: A