What started as a small cabaret performance in 1982 is now a theatrical institution loved by critics and audience alike. Forbidden Broadway has won numerous awards including a Tony in 2006 and continues to be one of the most anticipated shows of every season. Like every great Broadway musical, fans want the album to sing along with and Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging doesn't disappoint. (Read our album review here.) Stagebuddy caught up with writer Gerard Alessandrini after their CD Release Signing to talk about Forbidden Broadway's creation, the effects of parodies, and why it's fun to spoof Broadway celebrities.