Hairspray (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (Cool Blue Marble Colored Vinyl)

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Hairspray (Original Broadway Cast Recording)

  • 2x Vinyl LP
  • Cool Blue Marble Vinyl
  • Folded Four-Panel Insert
  • Gatefold Jacket

RELEASE DATE: 12/9/2022 postponed to 01/06/2023

DESCRIPTION:
John Waters' kitschy 1988 film about a slightly overweight youngster, Tracy Turnblad, hoping to become a featured dancer on a television American Bandstand-type show, became a big, sparkling musical when film composer Marc Shaiman teamed with Scott Wittman (lyrics), Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan (book) to write Hairspray, a multiple Tony® winner which opened on August 15, 2002 at the Neil Simon Theatre for a run of 2,641 performances. Set in Baltimore in the early 1960s, the musical remained close to the storyline developed in the film, but added a few original touches of its own, including a series of songs that rocked with clever abandon and delighted audiences, who rooted all the way for Marissa Jaret Winokur, as Tracy. Gravel-voiced Harvey Fierstein, in a multicolored dress, played Tracy's mother (the role played in the film by Divine), with diminutive Dick Latessa sharing the stage and spotlight in a tender duet, "You're Timeless to Me," which harkened back to the days of vaudeville.

TRACKLIST:
1. Good Morning Baltimore
2. The Nicest Kids in Town
3. Mama, I'm a Big Girl Now
4. I Can Hear the Bells
5. (The Legend Of) Miss Baltimore Crabs
6. It Takes Two
7. Welcome to the 60's
8. Run and Tell That!
9. Big, Blonde and Beautiful
10. The Big Dollhouse
11. Good Morning Baltimore (Reprise)
12. (You're) Timeless to Me
13. Without Love
14. I Know Where I've Been
15. (It's) Hairspray
16. Cooties
17. You Can't Stop the Beat - Medley

LABEL: Masterworks
UPC: 196587495817


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