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Oscar-Winning Composer Alan Menken Writes Music of "Sausage Party"

One way that Columbia Pictures’ acclaimed comedy “Sausage Party” pays homage to the animated movies that came before it was in the hiring of legendary composer Alan Menken to co-score (with Christopher Lennertz) the film and write the music for a song. 490 more words


STAGES Entertains With Crowd-Pleasing Disco "Sister Act"

Sister Act
Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner
Directed by Michael Hamilton
Choreographed by Stephen Bourneuf… 901 more words

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Angela Lansbury Performs 'Beauty and the Beast' for Film's 25th Anniversary

Angela Lansbury proved once again she’s a force to be reckoned with.

Lansbury appeared at the 25th anniversary screening of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in New York City on Sunday, along with the film’s other stars Paige O’Hara (voice of Belle), Robby Benson (voice of the Beast) and Richard White (voice of Gaston). 281 more words


La Mirada's Hunchback is quite a Spectacle

By Patrick Hurley

Victor Hugo’s classic novel featuring the most famous ostracized outcast of all time comes to grand and vibrant life in La Mirada’s production of… 692 more words

Patrick Hurley

Your showtune for September 14 is

“Dentist!” – Little Shop of Horrors

Music: Alan Menken   Lyrics: Howard Ashman

Act one of this funky musical about a man-eating plant cared for by a dopey florist opens in the month of September.  61 more words