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Inside the Book Signing of Thomas Schumacher’s How Does The Show Go On?”

Inside the Book Signing of Thomas Schumacher’s How Does The Show Go On?”

Friends and industry gathered at Sardi’s to celebrate the release of the new edition of Thomas Schumacher’s book, “How Does The Show Go On?”

Joel Grey

Filled with detailed explanations, captivating illustrations, and entertaining trivia, this lively, and uniquely designed book offers a comprehensive introduction to the world of the theater from the box office to backstage, and beyond.

Thomas Schumacher, Joel Grey

Readers enter via the front door, where the people and activities of the “front of house” can be examined. And then it’s on to the behind-the-scenes magic of the “back of house” is revealed.

Thomas Schumacher, Joel Grey

Using the successful array of Disney’s shows as examples, readers encounter the people, places, occupations, and equipment of the theater world, and have the opportunity to investigate them all. From the box office and the usher staff to the dressing rooms and the backstage doorman, the reader may wander at will within this one-of-a-kind world, discovering the wonders of theater all along the way.

Ayla Schwartz, Mattea Conforti 

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Ayla Schwartz, Mattea Conforti 
Stanley Martin, Aisha Jackson and Thomas Schumacher
Aubrey Lynch and Thomas Schumacher
Ayla Schwartz, Mattea Conforti and Thomas Schumacher
Arielle Jacobs and Jaz Sealey
Aisha Jackson, Ross Lekites, Ryann Redmond and Arielle Jacobs
Jeremy Davis and Jess LeProtto
Stanley Martin Chad Beguelin Bobby Pestka and Jaz Sealey
Brooklyn Nelson, James Brown III, Ann Sanders, Ayla Schwartz, Audrey Bennett, Mattea Conforti
Alyssa Fox, Aisha Jackson, Ryann Redmond, Sierra Boggess and Arielle Jacobs
Thomas Schumacher, Jess LeProtto
Nina Lafarga, Ayla Schwartz, Mattea Conforti Audrey Bennett, Brooklyn Nelson and Robert Creighton
Sierra Boggess and Arielle Jacobs
Ryann Redmond, Thomas Schumacher, Sierra Boggess and Arielle Jacobs
John Riddle, Jeremy Davis, Ayla Schwartz, Mattea Conforti, Audrey Bennett, Brooklyn Nelson, Andrew Pirozzi, Ross Lekites and Adam Jepsen
Aisha Jackson, Alyssa Fox, Nina Lafarga, Jess LeProtto
Thomas Schumacher
Robert Creighton, Thomas Schumacher, Sierra Boggess and Arielle Jacobs
John Riddle, Thomas Schumacher, Robert Creighton
Charlotte St. Martin and Thomas Schumacher

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