Carol de Giere

Carol de Giere is the author of "The Godspell Experience: Inside a Transformative Musical," a behind-the-scenes book that records the history and song-by-song details for Godspell. While writing the book, she interviewed all the living original cast members, friends and family of John-Michael Tebelak, Stephen Schwartz and various movie and show cast members.


Carol also wrote the Stephen Schwartz biography "Defying Gravity: The Creative Career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked." Since 2000 she has published an online fan newsletter “The Schwartz Scene” covering Schwartz’s activities, and she maintains “The Schwartz Scene” Facebook page. She also founded, a site for musical writers. She and her husband live in Connecticut.