October 07, 2015

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Jonathan Groff and Steven Sater Discuss New Book "A Purple Summer: Notes on the Lyrics of Spring Awakening," Part 2

Steven Sater, librettist and lyricist of Spring Awakening, is joined by stars Jonathan Groff and Lauren Pritchard to talk about the creative process behind the Tony-winning show, many details of which are shared in his newly released book "A Purple Summer: Notes on the Lyrics of Spring Awakening." In Part 2, Sater and Groff reveal a long hidden secret about their creative work together as Groff sought to improve his understanding of his character and the score. To see Part 1, click here. To see the Playbill for Spring Awakening, click here.

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