EAST HADDAM — “Anne of Green Gables” will have its world premiere at Goodspeed Musicals in 2021. To celebrate the album release, Goodspeed will present an exclusive virtual conversation led by Playbill’s Felicia Fitzpatrick premiering at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24.
The original concept recording will be released Nov. 20 through BroadwayRecords.com.The authors of the show, Matte O'Brien and Matt Vinson, will discuss the creation of the album with orchestrator Justin Goldner and introduce the actress set to play the title character in the Goodspeed production who will give an exclusive performance of one of the songs featured on the album.
Set to a modern pop-rock score and based on the books by L.M. Montgomery, “Anne of Green Gables” is the story of Anne Shirley who just arrived on Prince Edward Island and she’s creating quite a stir. The event will stream at goodspeed.org/anne-album and will be available for viewing after the event airs. Viewers who tune in will be given a chance to win one of five free digital downloads of the album! In addition, audience members can sign up to receive an event reminder via the link above.