JOSH GROBAN TO RELEASE COFFEE TABLE BOOK
STAGE TO STAGE, MY JOURNEY TO BROADWAY
LOS ANGELES, CA – JULY 26, 2017 – Multi-platinum selling artist, actor, producer, and recent TONY nominee Josh Groban, is set to release Stage to Stage, My Journey to Broadway, a 192 page limited edition hardcover coffee table book.
Stage To Stage, published by Chronicle Books/TourDForce,will be released on November 1, 2017. There is also a special edition box set available to fans that will feature an additional 10 prints, one of which will be signed by the singer. Only 750 of these collectibles are being manufactured. The project will be distributed via Warner Bros. Records.
Stage to Stage captures Josh’s perspective on the notable events that illuminated his extraordinary journey to Broadway. The book features energetic and intimate images that give a behind-the-scenes look at the past two years of Josh’s career. Starting with his Stages album, which features Broadway classics, and ending with his performance on Broadway in Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812. Also, included are never-before-seen photos of key moments from the making of the Stages: Live television special and the “On Stage” world tour, culminating in his experiences surrounding his first-ever Broadway performances and his first TONY nomination.
“I have had many memorable studio experiences, tours, and promo trips throughout the course of my career,” says Groban, “but none as incredible and rewarding as what the last 3 years has brought me. I’ve always collected images in the past but never felt the need to organize them into a book until now. The pages in Stage To Stage give a visual portrayal of how my ‘journey to Broadway’ came about. A time period documented that I will remember for the rest of my life.”
The book also features a narrative penned by the artist himself and a foreword by Dave Malloy, TONY nominated writer and creator of Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812.
About Josh Groban
Possessing one of the most outstanding and instantly recognizable voices in music, singer, songwriter, and actor Josh Groban has entertained fans across the globe with his multi-platinum albums and DVDs (over 30 million sold worldwide), electrifying live performances, and comedic film and television appearances. The 35-year-old Los Angeles native is the only artist who has had two albums appear on the Top 20 Best-Selling Albums list of the past decade, according to Billboard. He has appeared in the feature films Crazy, Stupid, Love, The Hollars, Coffee Town, and Muppets Most Wanted, as well as on NBC’s The Office, FX’s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, and CBS’ The Crazy Ones. Groban has released seven studio albums, his 2001 self-titled 5x-platinum debut, 2003’s 6x-platinum Closer, 2006’s double-platinum Awake, 2007’s 6x platinum Grammy-nominated Noel, 2010’s gold-certified Illuminations, and 2013’s gold-certified All That Echoes, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 chart, giving Groban his first No. 1 debut and third chart-topper. Groban earned Grammy Award nominations for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for his 2015 album Stages, a collection of some of the greatest songs from musical theater, and 2016’s Stages Live, which featured performances recorded at the historic Los Angeles Theater for his all-new PBS special Josh Groban: Stages Live. Over the summer, he embarked on an extensive North American tour to support Stages, entitled “Josh Groban: On Stage.” Also in 2016, Groban made his Broadway debut starring in the new musical Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, which opened to glowing reviews and garnered Groban his first Tony nomination. An active arts education philanthropist and advocate, Groban is a member of Americans for the Arts Artists Committee and Groban’s Find Your Light Foundation helps enrich the lives of young people through arts, education, and cultural awareness.