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Stephen Schwartz (Joan Lauren)

Stephen Schwartz

Stephen Schwartz was born in New York City on March 6, 1948. He studied piano and composition at the Juilliard School of Music while in high school and graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in 1968 with a B.F.A. in Drama.

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An Evening with Stephen Schwartz Part 7 of 7

Stephen Schwartz "makes good", discusses and performs "The Wizard and I" from Wicked: In this insightful selection, Schwartz takes you through the genesis, adaptations, and final version of this Wicked hit song.

An Evening with Stephen Schwartz Part 6 of 7

Wicked in Hawaii: The creation of the musical, Wicked: Stephen explains how he learned of the book, Wicked by Gregory Macguire, his quest to convert it to a musical and collaboration with librettist, Winne Holzman.

An Evening with Stephen Schwartz Part 5 of 7

Stephen Schwartz discusses and performs "Chanson," from The Baker's Wife

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