This edition: "Frozen" songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez; The Broadway League president Charlotte St. MartinTweet
Original tape date: April 6, 2018.
First aired: April 23, 2018.
Academy Award-winning composer-lyricists Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez discuss transforming their 2013 megahit, Disney Animation's Frozen, into a new celebrated Broadway musical, adding a dozen new songs and a number of new insights on the characters as well. Elisabeth Vincentelli co-hosts with Susan Haskins.
Next, President of The Broadway League, Charlotte St. Martin, talks about the numerous responsibilities in her position wrangling producers all over the world. She also discusses preparing for the 2018 Tony Awards and Broadway Bridges - the initiative to give every New York City public high school student the opportunity to see a Broadway show before graduation. Actress Julie Halston guest co-hosts with Susan Haskins.
Kristen Anderson-Lopez Composer & Lyricist, “Frozen”
Julie Halston Guest Co-Host
Robert Lopez Composer & Lyricist, “Frozen”
Charlotte St. Martin President, The Broadway League
Elisabeth Vincentelli Guest Co-Host; Theatre Critic, The New York Times / The New Yorker