Sure, “Meadowlark is nice”—however perhaps producer David Merrick had a great motive to yank it from The Baker’s Spouse?
In Episode 10 of Outdated Present Queens, Gary Grunas and Billy Rosenfield share reminiscences of present biz lore from that present (which closed out of city), Grand Resort, and extra. Plus—simply how good is the overture to No, No, Nanette?
A basic supervisor and producer (who labored on exhibits together with Lady of the Yr, La Cage aux Folles, and The Who’s Tommy) and a playwright and government producer of solid albums (together with Ragtime, Caroline, or Change, and The Final 5 Years), Gunas and Rosenfield lately sat down with Andrew Hawkins and Jeff Marx of their London dwelling to share their reminiscences of the top of the Golden Age of Broadway.
New episodes of Outdated Present Queens will debut on Playbill each Friday. For extra info and merchandise, go to OldShowQueens.com.