Robbie Sherman Explains: Are the Macaw sisters related … or not?

The Andrews Sisters

In Love Birds The Musical, our trio of sexy singing parrots – Vera, Veronica and Valentine – are sometimes called “The Macaw Sisters”, despite the fact that they’re not actually related. Why? Love Birds creator Robbie Sherman (music, lyrics and book) explains: My father once told the story about when he and my uncle (the Sherman Brothers) first met Walt …

A Spoonful of Sherman cast recording released Monday

The official cast recording for A Spoonful of Sherman is released on 13 July 2015 by SimG Records

Love Birds is a brand-new musical, inspired by the Sherman Brothers musical Mary Poppins, written by Robert J Sherman (a.k.a. Robbie) and directed by Stewart Nicholls. But it’s not the first time these two have collaborated on something inspired by the Sherman Brothers. Robbie is the son of the late, legendary lyricist Robert B Sherman, who with his brother Richard wrote …