Tags » Alan Menken

Favorite Show - Galavant

If you haven’t been watching Galavant, well you’re too late now. Its season, and probably series, finale aired this past Sunday, and I’m sad to see it go. 2,111 more words


A History of Art in Three Colours: White (BBC Documentary)

A History of Art in Three Colours Episode 3 of 3

In the Age of Reason, it was the rediscovery of the white columns and marbles of antiquity that made white the most virtuous of colours.

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The Unlikely Magic of Galavant

Who would have thought it would actually work? An epic self-aware medieval comedy musical extravaganza on network TV sounds like a disaster about to happen, yet Galavant just finished its second season on ABC with blood on its sword and a song in its heart. 501 more words


Entertaining "Newsies" Tour Carries Its Banner to the Fox

Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Jack Feldman, Book by Harvey Fierstein
Directed by Jeff Calhoun
Choreographed by Christopher Gatelli
The Fox Theatre
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St Louis Theatre

Listen With Your Heart: The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Studio Cast Recording

This is the first post in a new series.  Listen With Your Heart.  Essentially, I’m going to listen to, or re-listen to albums related to Disney.   2,215 more words


#378: The Hunchback of Notre Dame Studio Cast Recording

After Alan Menken’s hit score Aladdin made its way to the Main Stem in 2014, and became a massive success, I was eagerly anticipating his next project for the stage. 822 more words


#377: Most Memorable Menken Melodies [Personal Ranking List]

I was a Renaissance kid, and am absolutely proud to have been one. Renaissance? What Renaissance? The Disney Renaissance, of course (not the Renaissance period with Shakespeare and whatnot; how old would I be then?!).   1,367 more words