Cast Albums Blog
LADY DAY & HEDWIG announce cast albums
Lady Day At Emerson's Bar and Grill, staring Audra McDonald, will be recorded live in performance during the week of May 27 - 31. Produced by Tommy Krasker for PS Classics, the 2-disc recording will be released on July 15.
Composer Stephen Trask will produce the new Broadway cast recording of Hedwig & the Angry Inch, starring Neil Patrick Harris. Atlantic Records, which also released the original cast recording & film soundtrack, will make the recording available digitally on July 1, before hitting stores on July 15.
Stage Door Records to release ANDY CAPP on CD
Stage Door Records continues its reissues of out-of-print London cast recordings this March with Andy Capp.
Based on the comic strip, Andy Capp opened in June 1982 at Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre and later transferred to London's Aldwych Theatre in September 1982 where it ran for 120 performances.
The recording makes its debut on CD and has been digitally remastered from the original master tapes.
Preview clips are available at http://www.stagedoorrecords.com/stage9034.html. To purchase the recording, click here.
Master tapes for Stage Door's Spring 2014 CD release! A glimpse of what cast album goodies are in store for next year pic.twitter.com/m49NwRmXho— Stage Door Records (@stagedoorlondon) December 23, 2013
We're thrilled to announce that our next CD release will be the 1982 OLC of 'Andy Capp'. In stores March 31st! http://t.co/4S9IF8xoue— Stage Door Records (@stagedoorlondon) February 25, 2014
Ghostlight to record CINDERELLA
The cast of Broadway's CINDERELLA, including Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana, will head to the studio on Monday, March 18 to record their cast album. The production features songs from the original TV broadcast of CINDERELLA, along with songs from other Rodgers & Hammerstein shows. The recording will be released later this Spring by Ghostlight Records.
PASSION to get 2-CD recording
PS Classics is teaming up with off-Broadway's Classic Stage Company to record their revival of Stephen Sondheim's PASSION. The recording will be the most complete version to date, spanning two discs.
The cast, which includes [Judy Kuhn], Melissa Errico, & Ryan Silverman, will record the score on April 8. Producer Tommy Krasker expects the recording to be released on June 4.
Also due from PS Classics on June 4 is Judy Kuhn's first new solo album in 6 years. All This Happiness, based on Kuhn's March 2012 appearances at Feinstein's at Loews Regency, will feature music from Cole Porter, Cy Coleman, Stephen Sondheim and Adam Guettel.