Songwriting

Stephen Schwartz Since Wicked

March 6, 2018 Article

What Has Stephen Schwartz Been Doing Since Finishing Wicked? Posted on composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz’s 70th birthday – March 6, 2018 At a restaurant in midtown Manhattan in October of 2003, Stephen Schwartz attended a party with close friends who had witnessed his labors on the musical Wicked Over the years. He was planning to skip the official [...]

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Lyric Writing and Puzzles

March 22, 2017 Article

Lyric Writing and Puzzles: Finding a Perfect Fit This article is being published in conjunction with The Schwartz Scene issue 60. PHOTO: A Broadway-related jigsaw puzzle being assembled. Puzzle available at Barnes and Noble – Michael Storrings. By Carol de Giere Standing for the first time in the hallway of Stephen Schwartz’s Manhattan office, I [...]

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