Far From Heaven, Special Events

Michael Korie Talkback: Sept. 18

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MICHAEL KORIE is perhaps best known for his work on the acclaimed Broadway musical Grey Gardens, on which he collaborated with Scott Frankel (music), Doug Wright (book) and Michael Greif (director).  He also wrote the lyrics for the musical Happiness at Lincoln Center Theater (with composer Frankel, playwright John Weidman, director Susan Stroman), and to Doctor Zhivago (collaborators Michael Weller, Lucy […]

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Welcome to Our New Website

Welcome to SpeakEasy Stage Company’s new website! This site will let us share all of our events, productions and news items with you in a much faster and robust manner. Features like our full events calendar, responsive archives for each production, and an easier user interface mean that you’ll be able to find the info […]

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Far From Heaven Production Photos

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Click images below to view full size. Then right-click and “Save As” to download high-resolution versions. Credit all images to Craig Bailey/Perspective Photo.

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Far From Heaven

Capturing Heaven

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How did you first begin working and collaborating with one another? Michael Korie: I had been working in opera and Scott had been conducting and playing in the pit for various Broadway shows, when a conductor we knew named Michael Barrett decided to make a shotgun wedding. He said, “You two ought to meet each […]

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Listen to the cast of Far From Heaven

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On Saturday, September 6, the cast of FAR FROM HEAVEN stopped by the WERS-88.9 FM studios to perform live on the show “Standing Room Only.” Hit Play below to listen to a portion of their performance.

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Far From Heaven, Special Events

Michael Korie Talkback: Sept. 18

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MICHAEL KORIE is perhaps best known for his work on the acclaimed Broadway musical Grey Gardens, on which he collaborated with Scott Frankel (music), Doug Wright (book) and Michael Greif (director).  He also wrote the lyrics for the musical Happiness at Lincoln Center Theater (with composer Frankel, playwright John Weidman, director Susan Stroman), and to Doctor Zhivago (collaborators Michael Weller, Lucy […]

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Far From Heaven, Special Events

Special Events: Far From Heaven

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From talkbacks to artists forums to Pay-What-You-Can evenings, this September is full of special events around SpeakEasy’s production of Far From Heaven! Following the 7:30pm performance on Thursday, September 18th, SpeakEasy will host a post-show talkback with Broadway Lyricist Michael Korie, where we will discuss the process of bringing this show to life. In addition, SpeakEasy […]

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