7 de feb. de 2024 · Video Video: Little Shop of Horrors' Darren Criss on How Howard Ashman Is His 'Roman Empire' The Emmy winner is just now playing Seymour Off-Broadway, but he's been singing Alan Menken-Howard...
Hace 3 días · Beauty and the Beast is a Disney stage musical with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and a book by Linda Woolverton.
Hace 1 día · The film is dedicated to the late Howard Ashman, who co-produced and co-wrote the songs from the original film. The film is Disney's second-most-expensive to date. The Little Mermaid premiered at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on May 8, 2023,  and was released in the United States on May 26.
30 de ene. de 2024 · Alan Menken to Receive 2024 Howard Ashman Award, Named After His Late Collaborator. They teamed to write two Oscar winners for best original song.
Hace 2 días · Lyricist Howard Ashman and composer Alan Menken wanted the songs to advance the narrative and function as plot devices. It’s a pity that the accomplished, lively band conducted by the musical director Luke Hunter, didn’t frame and honour the songs enough for them to fully shine and fulfil this purpose.
Hace 4 días · In 1988, lyricist Howard Ashman pitched the idea of an animated musical adaptation of Aladdin. Ashman had written a 40-page film treatment remaining faithful to the plot and characters of the original story but envisioned as a campy 1930s-style musical with a Cab Calloway/Fats Waller-like Genie.