The Broadway show “Movin’ Out” was based on songs written by which songwriter?
Answer: “Movin’ Out” is a musical featuring the songs of Billy Joel. The musical tells the story of a generation of American youth growing up on Long Island during the 1960s. The principal characters of the musical are drawn from those who appeared in various Billy Joel tunes: high school sweethearts Brenda and Eddie (“Scenes from an Italian Restaurant”), James (“James”), Judy (“Why Judy Why”), and Tony (Anthony in “Movin’ Out”). It premiered on Broadway on October 24, 2002 and closed on December 11, 2005 after 1,303 performances.
William Martin Joel is an American singer-songwriter and pianist. Since releasing his first hit song, “Piano Man”, in 1973, Joel has become the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-selling solo artist in the United States.
Born: 9 May 1949 (age 68), The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States