All About Jazz

A Year With FroG and TOaD Original Cast Recording

About album

The Children’s Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota; music by Robert Reale; book & lyrics by Willie Reale; orchestrations by Irwin Fisch; based on the books by Arnold Lobel

recorded on September 19 & 20, 2002 at Echo Bay Recording Studio in New Hope, Minnesota

with 32-page booklet filled with photos, lyrics and notes; copyright 2004

The show ran from August to November, 2002 at The Children’s Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota, then off-Broadway, then on-Broadway.

This is a reissue of A Year With FROG and TOAD, ORIGINAL CAST RECORDING The Children’s Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota

received three 2003 Tony Award nominations: Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score

The Children’s Theatre in Minneapolis won the 2003 Regional Theatre Tony Award.

Genre: Broadway show
Publisher: PS Classics, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Label: PS Classics ASIN: B00001INOLW

"The best new musical on Broadway! A kind of magic last seen when Jerome Robbins sent Mary Martin flying across the stage in Peter Pan."

- The Wall Street Journal

"Children shriek with delight. Adults have been known to weep. And those in search of a saccharin-free, kid-friendly Broadway blockbuster at last have their wish."

- The New York Times