In this month’s podcast, the creative team of Sweet Land The Musical , producer/ book writer Perrin Post, lyricist Laurie Flanigan-Hegge and composer Dina Maccabee, explore how the single action of looking through a camera’s lens, found in Will Weaver’s short story “A Gravestone Full of Wheat,” lead to the song “The Photograph”. The team also discusses how the use of instrumentation creates specific environments, from trains to wheat fields, including a moment where a character witnesses the northern lights.The podcast concludes with a performance of “The Photograph” by musical director Matt Riehle.

More info at