Defying Gravity: The Creative Career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked by Carol de Giere
Defying Gravity is a MUST HAVE for every fan.
"This is an honest, detailed, and well-told account of how "Wicked" made its journey, complete with inspirations and speed bumps. I'm delighted at how accurately Carol DeGiere has captured the experience of the making of Wicked." -- Stephen Schwartz
Defying Gravity takes readers into the creative world of Broadway and film composer Stephen Schwartz, from his experiences writing Godspell's score at age 23 through the collaborative journey for the making of the mega-hit musical Wicked. It features 130 pages on the fascinating development of Wicked. In her nonfiction narrative that reads like a novel, author Carol de Giere reveals how Stephen Schwartz and Winnie Holzman worked closely together and what creative struggles all the Wicked collaborators endured to make it the hit that it became. The 544-page book includes more than 200 photographs and illustrations.
Title:Defying Gravity: The Creative Career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked
Author:Carol de Giere
OFFICIAL WICKED THE MUSICAL MERCHANDISE.