About the film
composer biography songwriter lyricist musical theatre musical filmmaking
Words and Music by Jerry Herman
Release Date: April 01, 2007
|Slogan||:||«The life and career of legendary Broadway composer/lyricist Jerry Herman»|
|Production Companies||:||New Jersey Public Television|
|Producers||:||Amber Edwards, Nila Aronow, Mary Kate Malone, Charlie Siedenburg|
WORDS AND MUSIC is the story of one of Broadway's iconic figures: the composer/lyricist of Hello, Dolly!, Mame and La Cage aux Folles. Jerry Herman and an all-star cast, chart his rise from 1950s off-Broadway through all of his smash hits. Featuring never-before-seen footage of original stage performances, and a score full of classic show tunes.