Girl From The North Country is a full-length musical theater piece, written and directed by Conor McPherson, which boldly reimagines the songs of Bob Dylan in provocative new dramatic contexts. All lyrics and music in the show are by Bob Dylan except for two cowrites.
Recorded at Reservoir Studios and Steel Cut Audio in New York City, Girl From The North Country - Original Broadway Cast Recording was produced by Dean Sharenow, Simon Hale, and Conor McPherson. The album showcases the Original Broadway Cast accompanied by The Marouthas (Original Broadway Band) including Marco Paguia (Musical Director, piano, harmonium), Andy Stack (Associate Musical Director, guitars), Martha McDonnell (violin, mandolin) and Mary Ann McSweeney (bass); also featuring Dean Sharenow (drums, percussion) and Erik Della Penna (harmonica).
The Original Broadway Cast performing Girl From The North Country includes Todd Almond, Jeannette Bayardelle, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Tony Award nominee Marc Kudisch, Luba Mason, Matt McGrath, Tom Nelis, Colton, Ryan, Jay O. Sanders, Austin Scott, Kimber Elayn Sprawl, and Tony/Academy Award nominee and two-time Emmy Award winner Mare Winningham.