CMTWC in association with ASCAP is very proud to present:
AN EVENING WITH STEPHEN SCHWARTZ
Sunday, May 7
A benefit for the Canadian Musical Theatre Writers Collective
For tickets visit www.mirvish.com
An intimate evening of music and Broadway memories with Stephen Schwartz, the Tony, Oscar, and Grammy Award-winning composer/lyricist of the classic musicals Wicked, Pippin, and Godspell, the Walt Disney films The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Enchanted, and Pocahontas, and the DreamsWorks film The Prince of Egypt.
The evening will feature Mr. Schwartz in an onstage conversation with ASCAP’s Director of Musical Theater, Michael Kerker. The discussion will explore the legendary career of one the world’s most cherished theatre artists. Mr. Schwartz will also take to the piano to perform songs from his vast catalogue of award-winning work.
Joining Mr. Schwartz onstage will be an all-star cast of Canadian talent to celebrate his music. Performers include: ● Jahlen Barnes (Passing Strange, Banks Prize Winner) ● Cynthia Dale (Star of Stratford and Street Legal) ● Chilina Kennedy (Beautiful, Jesus Christ Superstar) ● Students from Sheridan College ● And more names to be announced soon!
A limited amount of V.I.P. tickets are available for purchase, which will include a private meet and greet with Mr. Schwartz following the show. ABOUT CMTWC The Canadian Musical Theatre Writers Collective is the largest organization devoted to supporting and promoting the work of Canadian musical theatre writers. The collective has over two hundred members and includes composers, lyricists, and librettists from across Canada and abroad.