jagged little pill
The show is inspired by the "themes and emotions" of Alanis Morissette's iconic Grammy-winning album.
Arts & Culture
It will premiere in May 2018.
In the end, it's simple really.
I was only 17 when I first heard it, a senior in high school. I was a sheltered kid in the suburbs with an intact family with no troubled past, ready to head off to a renowned university. I knew nothing about the world or its injustices, but somehow, I identified with her anger.
Back in 1995, however, Morissette lent a voice to feminists, gay men, lapsed Catholics, and others. Her music and voice displayed a repressed angst that sold incredibly well since many could identify with it.
The album has been re-released with new demos.
"Here's what's a trip about you," filmmaker Jonas Elrod says to Morissette. "Your music has been healing for a lot of people
"We were playing 100-seater clubs and then we were playing stadiums," she recalls. "It went from zero to 650 in 3.5 seconds
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Get ready to take one hand out of your pocket and raise it in a fist bump to the almighty music gods. Because Alanis Morissette, the queen of '90s pop rock ballads, is heading to Broadway and taking "Jagged Little Pill" with her.
Culture & Arts
Get ready to take one hand out of your pocket and raise it in a fist bump to the almighty music gods. Because Alanis Morissette
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Some looks never go out of style.
VF Daily caught up with the 90s icon to discuss parenting, the long shadow of Jagged Little Pill, and that "novelty record" she may one day share.
Lyrically unafraid, emotionally empowered, vocally gifted and unique, Alanis Morissette has woven herself and her music into pop culture by supplying perfect breakup songs, angry anthems, emotionally complex ballads and life.