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‘Newsies the Musical,’ by Alan Menken and Harvey Fierstein

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“Newsies the Musical,” based on a 1992 Disney movie about the 1899 New York newsboy strike, teems with defiant ragamuffins, anthems and back flips.

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"The Hunger Games" — A Bad Lip Reading

Katniss likes her purse, but everyone thinks she doesn't. Like on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/badlipreading Follow on Twitter! http://twitter.com/badli...
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Menken scores Drama League honor - Entertainment News, Legit News, Media - Variety

Menken scores Drama League honor - Entertainment News, Legit News, Media - Variety | Musical Scores of Movies | Scoop.it
The Drama League has tapped Alan Menken, Rosie O'Donnell and helmer Diane Paulus to be honored during the org's annual kudofest.. Legit News from the entertainment source: Variety. Menken scores Drama League honor.

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Aladdin Composer Alan Menken Working on Two New Musical ...

Aladdin Composer Alan Menken Working on Two New Musical ... | Musical Scores of Movies | Scoop.it
Alan Menkin has quite the full plate. The Oscar and Tony-winning composer of Newsies, Leap of Faith and the upcoming Aladdin musical is working on two new musical projects, according to his Twitter page.
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Oscar winner Alan Menken lands on 'The Neighbors' set - 03/08 ...

Oscar winner Alan Menken lands on 'The Neighbors' set - 03/08 ... | Musical Scores of Movies | Scoop.it
Oscar winner Alan Menken lands on 'The Neighbors' to create some out of this world music.
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NYU Steinhardt Congratulates Alum Alan Menken (BA '72) on Tony ...

NYU Steinhardt Congratulates Alum Alan Menken (BA '72) on Tony ... | Musical Scores of Movies | Scoop.it
Steinhardt alum Alan Menken (BA '72) is the recipient of this year's Tony Award for Best Original Score for the musical Newsies. Menken shares the award with lyricist, Jack Feldman. It was the first Tony award for Menken, who ...
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Revivals and Movie Musicals Take Over Broadway - WNYC

Revivals and Movie Musicals Take Over Broadway - WNYC | Musical Scores of Movies | Scoop.it

Chances are if you see a Broadway musical, it's something you've already seen. The selections include many Off-Broadway transfers, revivals and movies made into stage musicals. Broadway veteran composers Andrew Lloyd Weber ("Phantom of The Opera," "Evita," "Jesus Christ Superstar") and Alan Menken, ("Newsies," "Sister Act," "Leap of Faith") both have a record three productions running.


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This article also shows how different the musical theatre world is now from back then. They used to be produced for a show only, but now they are movies, shows and many more.

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Breaking News: Disney's ALADDIN to Play Pre-Broadway Tryout in Toronto Starting November 2013; Broadway Spring 2014

Breaking News: Disney's ALADDIN to Play Pre-Broadway Tryout in Toronto Starting November 2013; Broadway Spring 2014 | Musical Scores of Movies | Scoop.it

Now, Disney Theatrical Productions has confirmed that Aladdin, a new musical based on the Academy Award winning animated film, will play its pre-Broadway engagement at Toronto's Ed Mirvish Theatre(formerly the Canon) November 13, 2013 to January 12, 2014 and will open at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre in 2014. The show will feature music by Alan Menken; lyrics by the late Howard Ashman, Tim Rice and Chad Beguelin with a book by Beguelin. Casey Nicholaw will direct and choreograph.

 


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VIRAL DISNEY PARODY: Texas college student finds singing inspiration by ... - Washington Post (blog)

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Alan Menken is a personal idol of mine and I've sung his music all my life.
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Watch Composer Alan Menken's Comic Ode to Broadway on ABC's ...

Watch Composer Alan Menken's Comic Ode to Broadway on ABC's ... | Musical Scores of Movies | Scoop.it
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