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Carin Besser

 
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[Off-Broadway, 2019]
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Carin Besser News

BWW Interview: Carin Besser on What the Addition of Music Brings to CYRANO Photo BWW Interview: Carin Besser on What the Addition of Music Brings to CYRANO
by Michael Major - Mar 14, 2022

Adapted from Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand, Joe Wright's new film adaption of Cyrano features music by Aaron & Bryce Dessner and lyrics by Matt Berninger & Carin Besser. BroadwayWorld caught up with Besser to discuss the creation of her lyrics for the film, what the addition of song adds to the classic story, and more.

BWW Interview: Haley Bennett Discusses Playing 'Roxanne' in the New CYRANO Musical Fi Photo BWW Interview: Haley Bennett Discusses Playing 'Roxanne' in the New CYRANO Musical Film Adaption
by Michael Major - Feb 28, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with Haley Bennett, who plays Roxanne in the new film adaption of Erica Schmidt's Cyrano musical to discuss her journey with the character from stage to screen, why the story of Cyrano continues to resonate with people, and more.

VIDEO: Peter Dinklage & Kelvin Harrison Jr. Sing 'Someone to Say' in CYRANO Lyric Vid Photo VIDEO: Peter Dinklage & Kelvin Harrison Jr. Sing 'Someone to Say' in CYRANO Lyric Video
by Michael Major - Feb 14, 2022

Cyrano is based on the stage musical adapted and directed by Erica Schmidt, from ‚ÄúCyrano de Bergerac‚ÄĚ by Edmond Rostand, with music by Aaron & Bryce Dessner and lyrics by Matt Berninger & Carin Besser. Watch Peter Dinklage and Kelvin Harrison Jr. perform 'Someone to Say' in the¬†new lyric video.

VIDEO: Watch Peter Dinklage in a New CYRANO Clip & Featurette Photo VIDEO: Watch Peter Dinklage in a New CYRANO Clip & Featurette
by Michael Major - Jan 12, 2022

Directed by Joe Wright, the film is adapted from the stage musical by Erica Schmidt, from ‚ÄúCyrano de Bergerac‚ÄĚ by Edmond Rostand, with music by Aaron & Bryce Dessner and lyrics by Matt Berninger & Carin Besser. The cast includes Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett, and Kelvin Harrison Jr. Watch the new clip and featurette now!

CYRANO Movie Musical Postpones U.K. Release Date Photo CYRANO Movie Musical Postpones U.K. Release Date
by Michael Major - Jan 6, 2022

The film is the latest to postpone its release due to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases due to the omicron variant. The film is still scheduled for a limited January 28 in the United States with a wider release following. With music by Aaron and Bryce Dressner of The National, the film stars Peter Dinklage, Kelvin Harrison, Jr, and Haley Bennett.

VIDEO: Get a Behind the Scenes Look at CYRANO in a New Featurette Photo VIDEO: Get a Behind the Scenes Look at CYRANO in a New Featurette
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2022

Award-winning director Joe Wright envelops moviegoers in a symphony of emotions with music, romance, and beauty in Cyrano, re-imagining the timeless tale of a heartbreaking love triangle. The greatest love story ever told is in select cities January 28th and everywhere February 11th.

VIDEO: Peter Dinklage Talks CYRANO Film on CBS SUNDAY MORNING Photo VIDEO: Peter Dinklage Talks CYRANO Film on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Stephi Wild - Dec 27, 2021

Peter Dinklage appeared on CBS Sunday Morning this weekend to discuss his role in the new film Cyrano.

CYRANO Los Angeles Premiere Delayed Due to COVID-19 Photo CYRANO Los Angeles Premiere Delayed Due to COVID-19
by Michael Major - Dec 15, 2021

The Los Angeles premiere of Cyrano has been delayed due to COVID-19. While the screening will still occur, the red carpet and after party events have been postponed, along with any other upcoming live appearances from the cast. It is reported that a member of the film's inner circle has been exposed to COVID-19.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the CYRANO London Premiere Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the CYRANO London Premiere
by Michael Major - Dec 8, 2021

Last night was the London premiere of the new musical film adaption of Cyrano. The film is based on the the stage musical from Erica Schmidt, with music by Aaron & Bryce Dessner and lyrics by Matt Berninger & Carin Besser. Check out photos of Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett, Kelvin Harrison Jr, and more on the red carpet.

VIDEO: Watch a New CYRANO Behind-the-Scenes Featurette Photo VIDEO: Watch a New CYRANO Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
by Michael Major - Dec 6, 2021

Go behind the scenes with a first look at the new musical film adaption of Cyrano starring Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett and Kelvin Harrison Jr. The film is based on the stage musical by Erica Schmidt, with music by Aaron & Bryce Dessner and lyrics by Matt Berninger & Carin Besser. Plus, listen to a new track from the soundtrack now!

Carin Besser Videos

VIDEO: Peter Dinklage & Kelvin Harrison Jr. Sing 'Someone to Say' in CYRANO Lyric Vid VideoVIDEO: Peter Dinklage & Kelvin Harrison Jr. Sing 'Someone to Say' in CYRANO Lyric Video
by Michael Major - Feb 14, 2022

Cyrano is based on the stage musical adapted and directed by Erica Schmidt, from ‚ÄúCyrano de Bergerac‚ÄĚ by Edmond Rostand, with music by Aaron & Bryce Dessner and lyrics by Matt Berninger & Carin Besser. Watch Peter Dinklage and Kelvin Harrison Jr. perform 'Someone to Say' in the¬†new lyric video.

VIDEO: Peter Dinklage Talks CYRANO Film on CBS SUNDAY MORNING VideoVIDEO: Peter Dinklage Talks CYRANO Film on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Stephi Wild - Dec 27, 2021

Peter Dinklage appeared on CBS Sunday Morning this weekend to discuss his role in the new film Cyrano.

VIDEO: Watch a New CYRANO Behind-the-Scenes Featurette VideoVIDEO: Watch a New CYRANO Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
by Michael Major - Dec 6, 2021

Go behind the scenes with a first look at the new musical film adaption of Cyrano starring Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett and Kelvin Harrison Jr. The film is based on the stage musical by Erica Schmidt, with music by Aaron & Bryce Dessner and lyrics by Matt Berninger & Carin Besser. Plus, listen to a new track from the soundtrack now!

VIDEO: Peter Dinklage Performs 'Your Name' from CYRANO Musical Film on COLBERT VideoVIDEO: Peter Dinklage Performs 'Your Name' from CYRANO Musical Film on COLBERT
by Michael Major - Dec 1, 2021

Peter Dinklage appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night to perform 'Your Name' from the new musical film adaption of Cyrano de Bergerac. He sang alongside Aaron and Bryce Dressner, of the musical group The National, who wrote the music for the new film. Watch the new performance now!

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for CYRANO Starring Peter Dinklage VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for CYRANO Starring Peter Dinklage
by Michael Major - Oct 6, 2021

With new music from Bryce Dessner & Aaron Dessner of The National, this musical film adaption of Cyrano stars Peter Dinklage, Haley Bennett, Kelvin Harrison Jr., and Ben Mendelsohn.

Matt Berninger Releases 'Walking On A String' featuring Phoebe Bridgers VideoMatt Berninger Releases 'Walking On A String' featuring Phoebe Bridgers
by Abigail Charpentier - Oct 17, 2019

Today, Matt Berninger, of GRAMMY-winning band The National, alongside acclaimed singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers have released a new video and song, 'Walking On A String', which was written specifically for Between Two Ferns: The Movie by Berninger in collaboration with his wife, writer Carin Besser and musician Mike Brewer. It was recorded at Sound City, CA with Walter Martin (guitar) and Matt Barrick (drums) of The Walkmen and produced by Bridgers, Tony Berg and Ethan Gruska. The track has officially been released by esteemed indie label Dead Oceans and can be streamed now. The music video was directed, shot and edited by Tom Berninger and Chris Sgroi.


Carin Besser Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Carin Besser written?
Carin Besser has written 1 shows including Cyrano (Lyricist).