Arts Chat: Frank Wildhorn
February 2, 2021 | 3:00 pm
Multi-Grammy and Tony Award nominated composer and producer Frank Wildhorn’s works span the worlds of popular, theatrical, and classical music. In 1999, he became the first American composer in 22 years to have three shows running simultaneously on Broadway: Jekyll & Hyde, The Scarlet Pimpernel, and The Civil War. Frank’s additional credits include Dracula, Victor/Victoria, Wonderland, and Bonnie & Clyde on Broadway as well as a robust career as a songwriter, including Whitney Houston’s hit song, “Where Do Broken Hearts Go?” In this conversation with Jeffrey Martin, director of UGA Presents, Frank discusses his past projects, recent success in the Asian musical theatre market, and hopes for the future.
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