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Laurence Maslon's “BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET: HOW SHOW TUNES ENCHANTED AMERICA” Now Available Online & In Bookstores | Showbiz Chicago
Broadway to Main Street tells the story of how the most beloved songs of the American Musical Theater made their way from the Theater District to living rooms across the country. The book Broadway to Main Street features new interviews with theater luminaries Harold Prince, Sheldon Harnick, John Kander, Chita Rivera, and Steve Lawrence, in addition to prominent record producers and music critics to place the original cast album within the larger context of our national identity. The book, which includes companion website with audio examples, is perfect for everyone who wants to know more about how their favorite cast albums were created and received.