PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Emily Skinner, Jason Graae, Stephen Cole and Inventing Mary Martin Cast Pick Martin Favorites

By Michael Gioia
01 May 2014

 Jason Graae: "Cockeyed Optimist" from the musical South Pacific. The song has always moved me so much — it's the perfect combination of lyrics, musical composition and just downright sentiment. Lynne [Halliday] sings it joyously. Okay and well, let's see — any song that Emily Skinner sings is my favorite song in the show.