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Oscar hammerstein ii (1895-1960) was an american producer, writer, and director of musicals as a lyricist, he collaborated with jerome kern, sigmund romberg, otto harbach and, most famously, richard rodgers. Find oscar hammerstein ii bio, music, credits, awards, & streaming links on allmusic - exalted broadway lyricist who in tandem with. Douglas carter beane’s ambitious but ungainly rewrite of richard rodgers and oscar hammerstein ii’s 1957 tv musical “cinderella” creates a show at war with itself. Rodgers and hammerstein refers to composer richard rodgers 19021979 and lyricistdramatist oscar hammerstein ii 18951960, who together were an influential, innovative and successful american musical theatre writing team they created a string of popular broadway musicals in the 1940s and 1950s, initiatingnbspafter long and. Jerome kern was born in new york city on kern teamed with oscar hammerstein ii and the two adapted edna ferber's novel into one of the greatest of all. Biography oscar greeley clendenning hammerstein ii (july 12, 1895 – august 23, 1960) was an american librettist, theatrical producer, and (usually uncredited) theater director of musicals for almost forty years.