Read the liner notes of the original soundtrack sometime, the creative process to develop this show was awesome.
When James and I first started dating, we were talking about music and musicals, and I brought up Spring Awakening, excited to talk about my new favorite thing.
And so you’re loose and you have fun on his show.” “So I walked in and I saw Phaedra and I know who Phaedra- I’ve heard of Phaedra and she was looking like…and so she looked at me and I kinda had this sense of like, ‘Oh, she thinks I’m the guy from ‘ or ‘She thinks I’m a certain Shemar.’ And I said, ‘Well, I’m gonna introduce you to a different kind of Shemar,'” he said.
Shemar introduced “Extra’s” AJ Calloway to Anabelle before revealing that he’ll be announcing SZA's performance at the show.
I thought I would be running through snow.” A day before, Moore did not hint that he was going to bring a date.
Duncan finally got on my radar after I discovered Spring Awakening.
The album resonated with me, I played it obsessively, sang the tunes at work, and did as much research into the back story as I could.
🤷🏽♂️🤷🏽♂️🤣🤣🤣 @balleralert A post shared by Shemar Moore (@shemarfmoore) on “This thing, it’s crazy to me, I just woke up, like last week and everybody’s like, ‘Phaedra, Phaedra, Phaedra.
James and I have been very lucky over the last few years to meet some of the people who have an impact on our creative lives.
In particular, Duncan’s version of the Thompson Twins “Hold Me Now” grabbed my soul.
As new parents, James and I were frequently overwhelmed, exhausted, and not always considerate of each other.
Duncan’s album, Humming, was the impetus for James’ decision to pursue songwriting.