From screen to stage and back again

Mermelstein, David
July 2007
Daily Variety;7/10/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 69, pA1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the predicted success of the motion picture "Hairspray," which opens July 20, 2007 in the United States. It discusses how the musical's creators, Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, exerted an unusual amount of creative control in the making of the film. The article reports on the success of the "Hairspray" team in adjusting the musical to the big screen.


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