Starting Here, Starting Now

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Starting Here, Starting Now is a musical revue by Richard Maltby, Jr. (lyrics) and David Shire (music).

The original text

A musical revue celebrating the songs of love and despair, it first opened at the Manhattan Theatre Club in 1976, with Loni Ackerman, Margery Cohen and George Lee Andrews in the cast. It then moved to the Barbarann Theatre Restaurant, opening on 7 March 7, 1977 to run for 120 performances.

The original cast recording of the work was released by RCA Victor in 1977.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1978: Produced by Pieter Toerien at the Intimate Theatre, Johannesburg, directed by John Montgomery with Andre Hattingh, Denise Freeman and Richard Loring.


Starting Here, Starting Now, Original Cast Recording 1977 (ARKIV VERSION), [[M Broadway Newsletter[1]

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