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    Interview: Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman Share Their Experiences Writing the Music of ‘Mary Poppins Returns’

    Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman have been writing music for film and stage for years. They have worked together on projects like the TV series “Smash,” and the movie movie musical, “Hairspray.” But when they signed on to write original music for “Mary Poppins Returns,” it was a truly unique experience for both. Following up […] More

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    LISTEN: The 15 Eligible Songs For Competing at the Oscars

    Yesterday the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released nine shortlists for various Oscar categories. One that had drawn a lot of excitement was the release of the “Original Song,” the first for the category since the expanded era. The shortlist brought many nominees that were expected, even though great songs were excluded. However, […] More