Songwriting team Will Reynolds and Eric Price, winners of the Fred Ebb Award for Musical Theatre Writing, announce the release of a music video for their song “Getting Closer” from their forthcoming musical Radioactive, performed by Hannah Corneau (Wicked). The song features music by Will Reynolds, lyrics by Eric Price, and orchestrations by Tony and Grammy Award-winner Charlie Rosen.
The audio recording of the song is being released simultaneously for streaming or download everywhere digital music is sold. Sheet music can be purchased at www.reynoldsandprice.com
The musical Radioactive tells the story of Marie Curie and the discovery of radium. Reynolds and Price were recently invited to give the keynote speech for an event hosted by WEST (Women in the Enterprise of Science and Technology) which examined the intersection between science and art.
Will Reynolds (Music) and Eric Price (Lyrics) won the 2018 Fred Ebb Award for Musical Theatre Writing and have been collaborators for the past fifteen years. They have written the musicals The Violet Hour, Radioactive, Around the World, and The Sixth Borough. They recently recorded a studio cast album of The Violet Hour featuring Santino Fontana, Jeremy Jordan, Solea Pfeiffer, Brandon Uranowitz, and Erika Henningsen. Will and Eric are songwriters on the AppleTV+ animated series Central Park starring Josh Gad, Leslie Odom Jr, Daveed Diggs, Titus Burgess, and Stanley Tucci.