Alan Menken - 11/8/17

1)  He was born and raised in London? 

2)  He was a songwriter for Sesame Street? 

3)  He wrote the musical Rocky Horror Picture Show? 

4)  He’s won more Oscars than composer John Williams? 

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1)  Fake…New York City.

2)  Fact…in the ‘70’s.

3)  Fake…Little Shop Of Horrors.  It opened in 1982, and at the time, set the box-office record for highest grossing Off-Broadway show of all time.

4)  Fact…Williams has won 5 while Menken has won 8.  He’s tied for 4th all time with costume designer Edith Head.  Walt Disney holds the record with 22 Academy Awards.

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