How Jeanine Tesori, Sutton Foster, and Christian Borle Threw Together That Gilmore Girls Musical

Video   How Jeanine Tesori, Sutton Foster, and Christian Borle Threw Together That Gilmore Girls Musical
 
As theatre veterans, these professionals knew how to produce top notch work in record time for the “Summer” episode of Netflix’s Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life.
Sutton Foster and Christian Borle
Sutton Foster and Christian Borle

After being tapped to play Violet and Carl in Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life—streaming on Netflix today—the Tony winners knew to bring their A-game.

Ever the professionals, the two found time to rehearse The History of Stars Hollow: The Musical (written by Town Selectman Taylor Doose in the show, but written in real life by Tony winner Jeanine Tesori) whenever they could. Turns out, that meant learning the song “Love Revolution” the morning of shooting.

Listen to the duo discuss their rehearsal process for the musical-within-a-TV-show:

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