Meet the Cast of Tony-Winning Musical “An American in Paris”
November 7, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BrandStar, Jennifer Giordano
Airing exclusively on The Balancing Act®, November 7, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime® Television.
(DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – PR LOG – November 7, 2016) The award-winning morning show, The Balancing Act, continues the six-part series, “Broadway Balances America,” with a new episode featuring An American in Paris, Monday, November 7, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime and re-airing on November 15 at the same time.
In this segment, correspondent Amber Milt introduces viewers to Tony Award-winning director and choreographer, Christopher Wheeldon, who shares his creative process behind this musical and how he individualized the production to reflect the strengths of the touring cast. We also sit down with Sara Esty and her twin sister, Leigh-Ann, who share the role of Lise, as they discuss what it’s like sharing this iconic role. Next, we meet Garen Scribner, who plays Jerry, as he discusses what it takes to stay in shape for an 8-show performance week.
About An American in Paris:
Named Best Musical of the year by both the Drama League and the Outer Circle Critic, and the winner of four Tony Awards, An American in Paris is sure to sweep you off your feet. Inspired by the Academy-Award-winning film, it tells the story of Lise, a beautiful French ballerina who captures the heart of a young American soldier, Jerry, who stays in Paris after the war. What ensues is a beautiful love story that is sure to capture the hearts of audiences across America.
Go to www.broadwaybalancesamerica.com to find out when this new hit musical is coming to a city near you!
About Broadway Across America (BAA):
BROADWAY ACROSS AMERICA is a subsidiary of The John Gore Organization, the leading developer, producer, distributor and marketer of Broadway theater worldwide. Under the leadership of theater producer and owner John Gore, its family of companies includes Broadway Across America (BAA), Broadway.com and The Broadway Channel. BAA is the foremost presenter of first-class touring musicals and plays in North America, operating in 40 markets. As a leading Broadway producer, BAA is dedicated to the development and production of new and diverse theatre. Current/upcoming productions include Beautiful, Bullets Over Broadway, Million Dollar Quartet and Pippin. Past productions include Hairspray, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Memphis, Promises, Promises and The Producers. Broadway.com is the premier theater website for news, exclusive content and ticket sales. For more information please visit BroadwayAcrossAmerica.com and Broadway.com.
About The Balancing Act® on Lifetime® Television
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