STEPHEN SCHWARTZ COMING TO HOUSTON Standing Room Only Productions is pleased to announce that Mr. Stephen Schwartz, Academy Award-winning and Tony-nominated composer, will be coming to Houston on Friday, August 1st, 2014 to join us for our production of the new revue based on his music, “Defy Gravity: A Stephen Schwartz Songbook.” Mr. Schwartz will be attending the performance and participating in a question and answer period after the show. In a career spanning over four decades, Stephen Schwartz has written such hit musicals as Godspell, Pippin, and Wicked. He has also contributed lyrics for some of Hollywood’s most successful films, including Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Prince of Egypt, and Enchanted. DEFY GRAVITY showcases Mr. Schwartz’s most popular musicals, as well as some of his lesser-known works. The incredible evening of music includes classic Schwartz songs such as “Popular” from Wicked, “Day by Day” from Godspell, and “Colors of the Wind” from Pocahontas; and beautiful songs that will delight audiences such as “Spark of Creation” from Children of Eden and the breathtaking “Meadowlark” from The Baker’s Wife. The public is invited to join us for this stellar evening of entertainment. “Defy Gravity: A Stephen Schwartz Songbook” is currently running at Obsidian Art Space, located at 3522 White Oak Drive in the heart of the Heights and the White Oak dining and entertainment district. Curtain on August 1st is at 8:00pm. To purchase tickets to “Defy Gravity,” including the August 1st event with Mr. Schwartz, please visit www.sro-productions.com or call 713-300-2358 for more information.