“Happy Trails,” the Roy Rogers and Dale Evans bio-musical intended to jump-start an overall resurgence of the Rogers brand, has corralled its complete creative team with composer Alan Menken, lyricist Glenn Slater and director Des McAnuff all signing on to work with book writer Marshall Brickman on a show aiming to make a major splash on Broadway. 366 more words
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Alan Menken and Glenn Slater are turning from the medieval knights of Galavant to a Hollywood cowboy.
Producers today announced that Menken and Slater are writing the music and lyrics for 171 more words
The happy trails to Broadway may have turned into a long and winding road but writer Marshall Brickman’s biotuner project about cowboy and cowgirl marrieds Roy Rogers and Dale Evans is back on track with a fleshed out creative team. 157 more words
Chilina Kennedy, who played Mary Magdalene in Des McAnuff’s Stratford-to-Broadway transfer of Jesus Christ Superstar, is set to take over for Tony winner Jessie Mueller in… 81 more words
TORONTO — Theatre director Des McAnuff, who spent most of his life in Ontario, was nominated Wednesday for a Directors Guild of America (DGA) Award. 232 more words