#186 JOHN WEIDMAN, Book Writer

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One of Broadway’s most successful book writers, John Weidman, swings by Shetler Studios to discuss his illustrious career as a book writer for such musicals as Pacific Overtures, Assassins, Big, Contact, and Bounce.  John pulls back the curtain on his career to discuss how his father Jerome Weidman influenced his career path, what was the inspiration behind “Pacific Overtures,” and why  he is one of Stephen Sondheim’s most frequent collaborators.  Also, John shines the spotlight on Hal Prince, Susan Stroman, and Jerry Zaks! Become a sponsor of Behind The Curtain and get early access to interviews, private playlists, and advance knowledge of future guests so you can ask the legends your own questions. Go to: https://bit.ly/2i7nWC4 To book a room at Shetler Studios, head on over to: https://www.shetlerstudios.com


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