Stephen Schwartz update

Stephen Schwartz and Carnegie Mellon University

June 29, 2015 Article

Stephen Schwartz’s CMU Education Helped Launch Career PHOTO: Stephen Schwartz at Carnegie Mellon University receiving an honorary doctorate. Also pictured: Paula Wagner, a film producer and film executive. She and Stephen were friends during their school days at CMU. Photo courtesy of Stephen Schwartz. On May 17, 2015, composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz donned a graduation gown [...]

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Stephen Schwartz in 2015: From Vienna to New Jersey

February 10, 2015 Link to newsletter

Concerts and Musicals Composer Stephen Schwartz is spending much of 2015 traveling, performing, and writing, according to the latest issue of “The Schwartz Scene” newsletter for fans of his musicals. Schwartz started the year in Vienna, Austria, because he is working on a musical related to the eighteenth-century writer and impresario Emanuel Schikaneder (who wrote [...]

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Stephen Schwartz at Sixty-Five

March 6, 2013 Article

[PHOTO: Composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz, 2012. Photo by Olivier Ciappa.] The Grammy and Oscar-winning songwriter Stephen Schwartz marks his sixty-fifth birthday today, March 6, 2013. With dozens of musical scores completed and several more in midstream, it seems unlikely that he’ll ever retire (again). It’s easy to forget that long before Wicked, he once did retire [...]

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Composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz 2012 update

September 22, 2012 Events with Stephen Schwartz

Broadway and film composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz has written a substantial update for the current issue of “The Schwartz Scene” newsletter for fans. In the newsletter, he details his adventures in India while collecting ideas for the Mumbai Musical that he’s been working on with A.R. Rahman for DreamWorks Animation. He also writes about several upcoming productions [...]

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