Recording Broadway: The Producers' Series
The History of the Cast Recording
The first episode charts the history of the cast recording and how it came to be an important part of the Broadway experience.
Behind The Scenes
The second episode takes you behind the scenes in the decision to record a Broadway musical, then the challenge of actually making the recording, usually in a single day
Personal Favorites, Reminiscences & Insights
In the third episode, our experts share favorite stories, memories and insights from their experiences in the often frantic few hours that give birth to an original Broadway cast recording
Thomas Z. Shepard Shares His Memories As A Masterworks Cast Recording Producer
The final episode in this series leaves the spotlight to multi-Grammy winner Thomas Z. Shepard, one of the greatest of all producers of original cast recordings, talking about his own experience with Broadway recordings in a celebrated career that spans half a century.