Ghostlight To Release Sister Act Original London Cast Recording Featuring Olivier Award Nominee Patina Miller, Currently Reprising Her Acclaimed Performance on Broadway
U.S. Release of CD is March 22nd Digital, March 29th Brick-and-Mortar
Features Original Score With Music by Eight-time Oscar and Ten-Time Grammy Award Winner Alan Menken and Lyrics by Tony and Academy Award-Nominee Glenn Slater
London Musical Sensation Hits Broadway March 24th, Directed by Four-Time Tony Winner Jerry Zaks
Ghostlight Records will release the Original London Cast Recording of SISTER ACT in the U.S., on March 22nd (digital) and on March 29th (brick-and-mortar). The acclaimed musical comes to Broadway beginning March 24th, and CDs will be available for purchase at the Broadway Theater as well. Fans who order the album now via Ghostlight's site will have hard copies shipped upon check-out: http://sh-k-boom.com/sisteract.shtml. Oliver Award nominee Patina Miller, star of the London production, reprises her role as Deloris on Broadway, and appears on the new CD. The album was produced by Doug Besterman, Michael Kosarin and Alan Menken.
SISTER ACT features an original score with music by multi-Academy, Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winning composer Alan Menken (Little Shop of Horrors, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid and Enchanted), lyrics by Tony and Academy Award-nominee Glenn Slater (The Little Mermaid), and a book by multi-Emmy Award winners Cheri and Bill Steinkellner ("Cheers") with additional book material by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Douglas Carter Beane (Xanadu, The Little Dog Laughed). Directed on Broadway by four- time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks (Guys and Dolls, A Funny Thing...Forum, Smokey Joe's Caf), the production features choreography by Tony and Olivier Award nominee Anthony Van Laast (Mamma Mia, Bombay Dreams) and is based on the Touchstone Pictures motion picture Sister Act written by Joseph Howard.
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