National Pastime Theater

August Wilson: The Pioneer

Wilson was born Frederick August Kittel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on April 27, 1945. He passed on October 2, 2005, in Seattle, Washington. His mother Daisy Wilson...

Oscar Hammerstein II

Oscar Hammerstein II was born into a theater family; his father William ran a variety show, his grandfather Oscar Hammerstein was a famous opera impresario. While...

Stephen Sondheim

Stephen Sondheim is known for the astonishing complexity of his texts and music. His major works in theater include musical comedies, musicals, operas, plays, and a...

Richard Rodgers

Face it, we all have seen “Hamilton”, even the normies have. When walking down Theater District, we can’t but notice the huge crowds in front of...