Alan Menken Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Stephen Schwartz Reveals What's Next for Hunchback of Notre DameRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Playbill

    ... it." Inspired by Victor Hugo's novel, The Hunchback of Notre Dame features a book by Peter Parnell , music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Schwartz. The musical is billed as a "dramatic retelling of the famous love story on a grand scale, with a lush, ...

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  2. Exclusive Stage Tube: Alan Menken Rehearses for New Musical Duddy KravitzRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The world premiere production of The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz: The Musical, based on the novel by Mordecai Richler , with book and lyrics by David Spencer and an original music by eight-time Oscar winning composer Alan Menken , is in the process of rehearsals for the recent production, and BroadwayWorld was on the scene to get an exclusive first look. Check it out below! BroadwayWorld previously reported the as of yet unannounced news that the show will have a cast recording.

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  3. Schwartz and Menken Reveal What's Next for Disney's the Hunchback of Notre DameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    With no Broadway run, what will become of the stage adaptation of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME? BroadwayWorld has learned the next steps for the Disney musical from both composer Alan Menken and lyricist Stephen Schwartz ! Last week, Alan Menken exclusively told BroadwayWorld that THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME is about to be licensed for amateur regional productions. "With Hunchback - which I was so proud of, everyone was saying it's going to Broadway - but it's actually going for regional and amateur stock licensing, which is what it was designed for."

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  4. Plant food: Cresson Lake Playhouse to stage - Little Shop of Horrors'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Altoona Mirror

    ... fame and fortune after discovering an exotic plant that develops a taste for human blood. The music is penned by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman - the duo behind famous Disney films such as "The Little Mermaid" and "Beauty and the Beast" - and blends ...

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  5. Watch Video! Aladdin Brings First Lady Michelle Obama on a Magic Carpet Ride in White House PerformaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Playbill

    ... the New Amsterdam Theatre, where it continues. The show features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken , lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman , three-time Tony Award and three-time Oscar winner Tim Rice and two-time ...

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  6. Stage Tube: Go Backstage with Aladdin at The White HouseRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions , the show features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Newsies, Sister Act), lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, The Little ...

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  7. Calendar for the July 17 Milpitas PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Campbell Reporter

    Center Stage Performing Arts will present performances of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" from Friday, July 17 through Saturday, July 25. Based on the book by Linda Woolverton, music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, the performances will bring the Disney classic to life. Performances will take place at the Milpitas Community Center, 457 E. Calaveras Blvd., on Friday, July 17 at 7 p.m., Saturday, July 18 at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m., Friday, July 24 at 2:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 25 at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. A camp performance will take place on Wednesday, July 22 with advance registration required .

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  8. National Tour of Disney's Beauty and the Beast to Play Moran TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is returning to Jacksonville as part of The Artist Series 50th year! Produced by NETworks Presentations , this elaborate theatrical production will come to life on stage at the Times-Union Center's Moran Theater for 5 performances only! For information on the production, visit www.BeautyAndTheBeastOnTour.com or www.artistseriesjax.org . Disney's Beauty and the Beast features the Academy Award-winning score with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by the late Howard Ashman , with additional songs composed by Alan Menken and lyrics by Tim Rice .

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  9. An over-the-top celebration of Broadway's JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Jerusalem Post

    ... obvious) choices for a show celebrating Jewish composers on Broadway. But it is the inclusion of the likes of Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Jonathan Larson (Rent) that offers contemporary and surprising examples as well. The cast and crew ...

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  10. Photo Flash: Inside 9th Broadway Rising Stars at Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... assic songs from the Disney catalog from animated movies and/or Broadway shows. with songs by Stephen Schwartz , Alan Menken , Howard Ashman and others including the legendary "Snow White" and "Pinocchio" and "Lady and the Tramp".

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  11. REVIEW: Sister Act, Performing Acts Company, The Berry Theatre, Hedge ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Daily Echo

    ... agree to our use of cookies. WITH a back-catalogue including Beauty and The Beast and Little Shop of Horrors , Alan Menken and his collaborators write exceedingly good musicals. Glenn Slater's clever lyrics ensure any company need only cast the ...

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  12. Beauty and the Beast Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Beast JR. Featuring songs from the Academy Award-winning animated feature, this stage version includes music by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice.

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  13. The Theatre of Western Springs Announces 87th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Patch.com

    ... houses attempts to create the perfect joke. "Little Shop of Horrors" book and lyrics by Howard Ashman, music by Alan Menken, directed by TWS Executive Artistic Director Eddie Sugarman; June 2 - 12, 2016 In this monstrously funny hit musical, nerdy ...

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  14. July 17-25: Take a magic carpet to the Thurber Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | WTVM

    Magic, mayhem, flying carpet rides, and of course - the songs you've come to know from this classic film will all come alive on the stage for a one-week engagement. A live stage performance of the classic film with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice Tickets are $10 for those under 18; $15 for adults.

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  15. Aladdin Brings First Lady Michelle Obama on a Magic Carpet Ride With Performance at The White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Playbill

    ... the New Amsterdam Theatre, where it continues. The show features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken , lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman , three-time Tony Award and three-time Oscar winner Tim Rice and two-time ...

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  16. Photo Flash: ALADDIN Cast Gets Standing Ovation, First Lady's Praise at the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions , the show features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Newsies, Sister Act), lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, The Little ...

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  17. Photo and Video: ALADDIN Stars Visit the White House; Watch Full Kids' State Dinner PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions , the show features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Newsies, Sister Act), lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, The Little ...

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  18. Great dance routines aside, Newsies underwhelmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the big city. Give me a big life in a small town," he sings in Santa Fe , a familiar-sounding ballad by composer Alan Menken. When New York World publisher Pulitzer (an egregiously over-the-top Steve Blanchard) ratchets up the price the newsies pay ...

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  19. Alan Menken's Duddy Kravitz Musical Records Cast AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Playbill

    The all-Canadian cast of The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz: The Musical was in the recording studio July 10, capturing the Alan Menken and David Spencer score for a forthcoming cast album. No label or release date have been set, but the producers wanted to capture the Montreal cast, led by Ken James Stewart, while they were still all in one place, so vocal tracks were being laid down today, with plans to add enhanced orchestral tracks later, a member of the production team told Playbill.com.

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  20. Interview: Alan Menken Get His Wish for Duddy Kravitz Musical; Talks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    For Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award winner Alan Menken - his musical based on the book and film The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is what he calls "a passion project, definitely." Menken's version of Duddy Kravitz as a musical, which he co-wrote with David Spencer , was originally produced in the 1980's in Philadelphia.

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