New Recordings of "Gold" and "Only Love"
Oak Joo-Hyun, who starred in the Korean premiere production of Rudolf as Mary Vetsera,
is releasing a recording of Frank Wildhorn's music entitled "Gold". The album will include "Gold" from
Camille Claudel and "Only Love" from Rudolf, along with eight other selections. We don't know
if these are sung in English or Korean. The album is expected out on August 29th, and can be pre-ordered at
Selections from Korean Rudolf Now Available
A highlights recording is now available from the original Korean production of Rudolf. Oak Joo-hyun
as Mary and Im Tae-kyung as Rudolf perform ten selections from the show, in Korean. These include "Only Love",
"An Ordinary Man", "I Was Born To Love You" and "The Steps of Tomorrow". The recording comes with a
seventy page booklet which includes photos. It is avalable from
Sound of Music and
A Japanese-language version of the recording (with the same singers and song selections) is also available from
Lyrics From Camille Claudel Added To Site
We are pleased to present two of the lyrics from Camille Claudel, as they were performed at the NAMT
Festival of New Musicals in October 2004. The songs "In The Stone" and "A Trembling Man" are now posted on the
new lyrics page. You can also read Nan's comments about "A
Trembling Man" in this Q&A from 2007.
Oak Joo-hyun performing "Only Love" in concert
Linda Eder as
New Backing Tracks from Pimpernel Available
A new recording of piano backing tracks was recently released, featuring songs from Frank Wildhorn's musicals. This includ$
"Falcon in the Dive", "Where's the Girl?" and "Only Love" along with selections from Jekyll & Hyde, The Civil War, Dracula,
The Count of Monte Cristo and others. The album is available for purchase at
Pimpernel Premiere in South Korea
CJ Entertainment & Media presented the Korean premiere production of The Scarlet Pimpernel last
summer. The show began previews on 2 July 2013, officially opened on 6 July and ran through 8 September 2013 at
LG Arts Center in Seoul.
The cast included Han Ji-Sang, Park Gun-Hyung and Park Kwang-Hyun as Percy; Kim Sun-Young and Choi Sung-Hee(Sea) as
Marguerite; and Yang Jun-Mo and Enoch as Chauvelin. The show was directed by David Swan. More details and video links
can be found on the Pimpernel website
and the Korean production site.
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