Putting It Together by James Lapine, Read by a Full Cast
Go Behind the Scenes of Making a Musical
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Narrator Adam Grupper is impressive as he portrays writer-director James Lapine in Putting It Together that is part oral history, part memoir, and part description of the making of a musical. Host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Sandi Henschel discuss this tale of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Tony Award-winning Sunday in the Park with George. Alyssa Bresnahan, Eva Kaminsky, T. Ryder Smith, and Graham Winton provide the voices for the 40 people interviewed about the making of the show, expressing conflicting memories, personal anecdotes, and varying points of view. Len Cariou portrays a raspy-voiced Sondheim. A perfect fit for audio.
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