Godspell Movie Origins

The Godspell Movie Origins: From Ideas to the Top of the World The Godspell movie will be part of the Easter lineup on the Turner Classic Movies channel this year, as it often is. (It’s on DVD as well.) On screen, the actors in this festive musical tumble around an...

Godspell’s Unique Collaborative History

Godspell is one of the few musicals that its first cast members helped to create. The new book The Godspell Experience: Inside a Transformative Musical reveals the full behind-the-scenes story. Actors who originate roles in new musicals may help shape the character,...

Stephen Schwartz Launched His Career with Godspell

Stephen Schwartz and Godspell  History In 1971, twenty three year old Stephen Schwartz launched his legendary songwriter career with Godspell—a show that quickly became a box office hit in productions around the world. The original cast album went on to win two Grammy...