Inside the recording studio with the cast of ALMOST FAMOUS
Check out behind-the-scenes photos from this week’s making of the upcoming release. almost known – Original Broadway cast recording on Sony Masterworks Broadway. Available now for Pre-order on CD and 2-LP vinyl, the album is produced by Scott M. Riesett, Tom Kitt and Cameron Crowe, and features original music by Kitt with lyrics by Crowe and Kitt.
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Almost Famous, the new musical with book and lyrics by Academy Award® and Grammy Award® winner Cameron Crowe, based on his iconic film. and Olivier Award® nominee Jeremy Herrin, and choreography by Sarah O’Gleby.
The production stars Chris Wood, Tony Award® nominee Anika Larsen, Solea Pfeiffer, Drew Gehling, Rob Colletti and Casey Likes. The company also includes Matt Bittner, Chad Burris, Gerard Canonico, Julia Cassandra, Brandon Contreras, Jakeim Hart, Van Hughes, Jana Djenne Jackson, Claire Kwon, Katie Ladner, Danny Lindgren, Erica Mansfield, Alisa Melendez, Kevin Trinio Perdido, Andrew Poston , Emily Schultheis, Daniel Sovich, Libby Winters and Matthew C. Yee.
The year is 1973 and everything is happening. Led Zeppelin is king, Richard Nixon is president, and 15-year-old idealist William Miller is an aspiring music journalist. When Rolling Stone magazine hires him to hit the road with an up-and-coming band, William is thrust into the rock-and-roll circus, where his love of music, his desire for friendship, and his integrity as a writer clash. . almost known is a lively story of fandom, family, and the unforgettable characters you’ll meet along the way. Ride it!
Jann Wenner of Rolling Stone said of the Broadway production, “I fell in love with rock and roll all over again. almost known is a night of wit and warmth, and deep feelings. Cameron Crowe has breathed new life into his coming-of-age classic.”
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