TITLE

'Spring' brings bountiful crop of producers to Broadway

AUTHOR(S)
Thielman, Sam
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Variety;6/18/2007, Vol. 407 Issue 5, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the unusually large number of producers associated with the Tony Award-winning musical "Spring Awakening." The history of the show's development is outlined and some of the 29 producers are discussed. It was not thought likely to be a commercial success, but became one in the wake of a multitude of positive reviews.
ACCESSION #
25502113

 

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