Liberty: A Monumental New Musical (Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording) [CD]
Abigail Shapiro (How the Grinch Stole Christmas, "Shapiro Sisters: Live Out Loud") plays the title role in Liberty: A Monumental New Musical. Liberty also features Emma Rosenthal (Brigadoon) as "Emma Lazurus", Ben McHugh (Mamma Mia!) as "Walker", Cheryl Stern (La Cage aux Folles) as "Moscowitz / Schuyler", Tom Souhrada (Mary Poppins) as "McKay / Pulitzer", Ryan Duncan (Shrek) as "Goodleaf," C. Mingo Long (South Pacific) as "Samuel", and Andrew DiTusa as "Giovanni".
Liberty: A Monumental New Musical features a book and lyrics by Dana Leslie Goldstein with music by Jon Goldstein and tells the story of a determined, young French immigrant who arrives alone in New York Harbor in 1884. The powerful, sweeping new musical follows Liberty as she struggles to find her place in the ever- evolving country she's come to symbolize. Liberty: A Monumental New Musical was adapted from original material by Dana Leslie Goldstein, Jon Goldstein, and Robert Bruce McIntosh.