Video: The 'Frozen' interviews, Part 1: Caissie Levy and Patti Murin

by John Moore | Aug 11, 2017

 


Frozen stars: 'It's great that this is the city Disney trusts to give them a valid and educated response.'

In advance of the Denver debut of the upcoming new Broadway musical Frozen on Aug. 17, we present you with this series of interviews with members of thA Frozen. Rehearsale cast and creative team. First up: Caissie Levy (Elsa) and Patti Murin (Anna).  

Says Levy: "I think you are going to mostly see the show that will arrive on Broadway, but you get to see it first here in Denver, which is cool - and you will know all those insider tweaks that happened. I think that's why we are excited to be here, because this is such a savvy theatregoing city."

Read more: First interview with Caissie Levy, Patti Murin

Says Murin: "Any changes that are made between Denver and New York are going to be because of how the Denver audience reacts. And so it's great that this is the city Disney trusts to give them a valid and educated response." 

Interviews by Senior Arts Journalist John Moore. Video by DCPA Video Producer David Lenk.

Frozen plays in Denver through Oct. 1.

The full Frozen video series:
Part 1: Caissie Levy and Patti Murin
Part 2: Director Michael Grandage
Part 3: Thomas Schumacher, President and Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions
Part 4: Choreographer Rob Ashford

Frozen: Ticket information

FrozenAt a glance: From Disney, the producer of The Lion King, Mary Poppins and Beauty and the Beast comes the beloved tale of two sisters torn apart and their journey to find themselves and their way back to each other. Be among the first to see this highly anticipated new musical before it makes its Broadway debut. This Broadway-bound Frozen, a full-length stage work told in two acts, is the first and only incarnation of the tale that expands upon and deepens its indelible plot and themes through new songs and story material from the film’s creators.  Like the Disney Theatrical Broadway musicals that have come before it, it is a full evening of theatre and is expected to run 2 1/2 hours.
  • Presented by Disney Theatrical Productions
  • Aug. 17-Oct. 1
  • Buell Theatre, Denver Performing Arts Complex
  • Single tickets are onsale now. Tickets start at $25, with a limit of eight tickets per account
  • Call 303-893-4100 or BUY NOW
  • Sales to groups of 10 or more click here

Photo gallery: Making of Frozen

Frozen
'Frozen' photo gallery in Denver. To see more, click the forward arrow on the image above. Rehearsal photos by Jenny Anderson.

Previous NewsCenter coverage of Frozen
Our exclusive first interview with Caissie Levy, Patti Murin
Frozen performance added for Friday, Aug. 18
Don't get scammed buying your Frozen tickets
Video: Your first look at Frozen in Denver
Principal casting announced: Caissie Levy to star as Elsa
Meet the entire cast of Frozen
Denver Frozen tickets go on sale May 1
Disney confirms director Michael Grandage
Denver dates for Frozen announced
2016-17 Broadway season to include pre-Broadway Frozen

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John Moore
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Award-winning arts journalist John Moore has recently taken a groundbreaking new position as the DCPA’s Senior Arts Journalist. With The Denver Post, he was named one of the 12 most influential theater critics in the US by American Theatre Magazine. He is the founder of the Denver Actors Fund, a nonprofit that raises money for local artists in medical need. John is a native of Arvada and attended Regis Jesuit High School and the University of Colorado at Boulder. Follow him on Twitter @moorejohn.

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