This edition: Production: "Urban Cowboy" (Spring 2003)
Original tape date: April 30, 2003.
Musical director, orchestrator and arranger Jason Robert Brown, book writer Aaron Latham, producer Chase Mishkin, director Lonny Price, press representative Pete Sanders and producer Leonard Soloway are the guests on this program which discusses the how this classic movie was musicalized, how it was shepherded to Broadway, and how just enough was changed so it would still maintain the movie's original flavor.
Mr. Jason Robert Brown Composer
Aaron Latham Playwright
Chase Mishkin Producer
Lonny Price Director
Pete Sanders Press Agent
Leonard Soloway Producer
Roy A. Somlyo Moderator, American Theatre Wing
Isabelle Stevenson Host, American Theater Wing