Children of Eden

Children of Eden – A Journey Gone So Far

May 20, 2016 Article

Updates on Children of Eden There is no journey gone so far So far we cannot stop and change direction…. (Stephen Schwartz, “In the Beginning” from Children of Eden) Children of Eden has transformed many times since the show was conceived in the mid 1980s. After a short run in London in 1991, a revised version [...]

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Schwartz and Caird at StarStruck

January 20, 2016 Article

Composer Stephen Schwartz Has a Heart for Kids Submitted by StarStruck Academy & Theatre (StarStruckfl.com) PHOTO: Stephen Schwartz at StarStruck Academy & Theatre. Photo by Mitch Kloorfain. How does the busiest Broadway composer have time to work with children? He makes the time. Stephen Schwartz is committed to the future of musical theatre. He is passionate [...]

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Stephen Schwartz at NYC Cabaret Show: A Remembrance

September 2, 2014 Article

Enjoy this guest blog post by Masha Leon Stephen Schwartz, of Wicked Fame, A Hit at 54 Below PHOTO by Steve Schalchlin at 54 Below in NYC (from left to right): Darius de Haas, Kelli Rabke, Jim Brochu, Stephen Schwartz, and David Lewis.  Stephen Schwartz, the only songwriter in Broadway history with three shows — Wicked, [...]

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Stephen Schwartz, Pete Seeger, and Sting

March 10, 2014 Article

Musical Influences As a Broadway and film songwriter, Stephen Schwartz is constantly developing songs for shows, but he also listens to the music of pop music artists and lets the mosaic of sounds from his life influence his work. As he explains, “I am influenced by all the music I love and it somehow conglomerates [...]

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Stephen Schwartz Musicals and Broadway Jr

December 14, 2013 Article

Stephen Schwartz and the Broadway Jr. Program PHOTO: ”The Freddie G Broadway Experience” – A Master Class Workshop with Stephen Schwartz, Summer 2013. Top Row: Winning teachers: Spencer Lau, Claudia Appel, Joanne O’Kain, Lori Flanders, Merill Cheyne, Eric Bragg, Shirlee Idzakovich. Bottom Row: Freddie Gershon, Stephen Schwartz, Myrna Gershon. Courtesy of Music Theatre International. BROADWAY JR As you may know if you [...]

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Children of Eden Symphonic Premiere and Schwartz Concert

April 5, 2011 Events with Stephen Schwartz

Children of Eden with full orchestra Children of Eden is one of Stephen Schwartz’s most popular musicals for stock and amateur productions through Music Theatre International, thanks to the rich score and philosophically interesting book. Now Piane Productions is taking it to a new level. They’ve organized a world premiere for the symphonic version of [...]

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