ASCAP Screen Awards

Screen Awards include a Musical Tribute to Stephen Schwartz   Before the close of the May 17 ASCAP Screen Music Awards, a group of composers and lyricists gathered around a piano to pay tribute to Stephen Schwartz, the legendary Broadway composer as well as an Oscar winner for the scores...

Magic To Do for Prin...

Princess Cruises Premieres ‘Magic To Do’ by Stephen Schwartz       The event: The new Princess Cruises production, “Magic to Do” by Broadway icon Stephen Schwartz, premiered aboard the Crown Princess Oct. 10 in the Port of Los Angeles to an audience of VIPs, including,...

Stephen Schwartz Pre...

Stephen Schwartz Stages a Magical Preview for Princess Cruises     Stephen Schwartz conjured up an enchanting evening in Santa Clarita, when he previewed “Magic to Do,” the first of four musicals planned for Princess Cruises. One of my all-time favorite Broadway composers,...

ASCAP Songwriters Sh...

Moulin Rouge, a Lesbian Wedding and Swan Lake at War Presented at ASCAP New Songwriters Showcase 2012     As host for ASCAP’s New Songwriters Showcase at the Gardenia in West Hollywood Aug. 18, cabaret star Andrea Marcovicci opened the show by singing “The Lilac Tree.” Also...

Darren Criss Concert...

Darren Criss Delivers an Hour-Long Set for Festival of New American Musicals including his Song for Adele   So what if Hurricane Irene, which ravaged the east coast last summer, kept Darren Criss from getting back to Los Angeles for his scheduled performance at the Festival of New American...