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The Bridges of Madison County (Original Broadway Cast Recording) is a deluxe jewel case package containing a 32-page full color booklet with lyrics, show photos, a show synopsis by Pulitzer Price and Tony-winning book writer Marsha Norman and essays by Tony-winning composer/lyricist Jason Robert Brown and renowned writer and theater critic Jesse Green.One of the most romantic novels ever written is now Broadway s most irresistible love story. Four-time Tony nominee Kelli O Hara stars with Steven Pasquale ( Rescue Me ) in the most romantic musical Broadway has seen in years. This stunning new musical features a gorgeous, soulful score by Jason Robert Brown (Parade, The Last Five Years). Directed by two-time Tony winner Bartlett Sher (South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza), The Bridges of Madison County is the unforgettable story of two people caught between decision and desire, as a chance encounter becomes a second chance at so much more. The 1992 novel was one of the bestselling books of the 20th century, with over 50 million copies sold worldwide. Its 1995 adaptation starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep became a hit as well, grossing over $70 million at the box office.A popular and beloved artist in the musical theater world, Jason Robert Brown s name is becoming more widely known as his The Last 5 Years has been adapted into a motion picture starring Oscar nominee Anna Kendrick (Up in the Air, Pitch Perfect) and Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan ( Smash, Newsies) with a release set for 2014.