South Pacific Series

South Pacific Series

Masterworks Broadway Podcast Theatre celebrates the 2008 revival and cast recording of South Pacific.

The History of the Cast Recording

Celebrating the launch of MasterworksBroadway.com is a new series of podcasts that explores the history, the development and the importance of the original cast recording. Five experts – from the legendary producer Thomas Z. Shepard to theater historian and writer Laurence Maslon – discuss how cast recordings are made and why they matter. The first episode charts the history of the cast recording and how it came to be an important part of the Broadway experience.