KCET Presents 'The Broadway Lullaby,' Unique Look At Broadway's Brightest Performers

Documentary chronicles charitable artistic effort 'Over The

Moon: The Broadway Lullaby Project' from conception to completion.

Official Trailer

BURBANK, CA--June 2, 2014--KCET, the nation's

largest independent public television station, has announced it will present A

, a new documentary from award-winning director Barbara

Rick that provides an unprecedented inside look at Broadway's brightest

all uniting to combat breast cancer through the beauty and

power of music and art. The documentary airs on KCET Thursday, June 5 at 10 p.m. and will stream online at kcet.org.

Through interviews and behind-the-scenes

footage, A BROADWAY LULLABY chronicles the unique charitable artistic

effort, Over the Moon: A Broadway Lullaby

, to which nearly 200 well-known

artists contributed time and talent. The film captures

the inspiration, rehearsals, recordings and creative process of artists

including Victoria Clark, Raul Esparza, Sutton Foster, Marva Hicks, Nikki M.

James, Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker, Audra McDonald, Donna Murphy, Laura Osnes,

Vanessa Williams, Charles Randolph-Wright, Stephen Schwartz, David Shire, and

Jules Feiffer. Also, musicians Larry Campbell, Dave Eggar, Taylor Eigsti, Gil

Goldstein, Fred Hersch, Julian Lage, and many more.

This project culminates with the

creation of an extraordinary double CD of original lullabies, illustrated

children's book, and ebook, with proceeds going directly to serve women with

breast cancer, their families, and research for a cure.


BEST EDITING prizes at the 2014 Women's Independent Film Festival in Los

Angeles, and an Official Selection of Doc NYC 2012, A BROADWAY LULLABY

is one of the latest documentaries from Peabody & Emmy winning

director/producer Barbara Rick and Out of The Blue Films, Inc. - a 501(c)(3)

documentary nonprofit devoted to exceptional storytelling that explores,

articulates, and celebrates humanity. 

The film's credits

include: Director/Producer/Still

Barbara Rick, Cinematographer/Sound: Jim Anderson, Editor: Laure Sullivan, Assistant

Editor/Associate Producer:
Julia Wrona, Executive Producers: Jodi Glucksman and Daniel Glucksman, Luckimann


An Out

of The Blue Films, Inc. Production
in association with Public Interest Projects, Inc.



online and in the community, KCET plays a vital role in the cultural and

educational enrichment of Southern and Central California. KCET offers a wide

range of award-winning local programming as well as the finest public

television programs from around the world. Throughout its 50-year history, KCET

has won hundreds of major awards for its local and regional news and public

affairs programming, its national drama and documentary productions, its

quality educational family and children's programs, its outreach and community

services and its website, kcet.org. KCET is a donor-supported community

institution. For additional information about KCET productions, web-exclusive

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