"Loving the Silent Tears" is based on the rich poetry anthology Silent Tears, written many years ago by world-renowned spiritual teacher, humanitarian, poet and artist Supreme Master Ching Hai.
A team of composers, all of whom have won the Oscar, Tony, Grammy and/or Emmy Award, have set the poetâ€™s masterpiece verses into unforgettable melodies.
*6-time Grammy winner & 2-time Oscar nominee Jorge Calandrelli
*2-time Oscar winner Al Kasha
*Emmy winner Doug Katsaros
*2-time Grammy winner & 3-time Oscar nominee Henry Krieger
*Tony & Emmy winner Don Pippin
*Grammy winner Nan Schwartz
*Oscar & 2-time Grammy winner David Shire
*2-time Grammy winner Jon Secada
In addition, the musical featured a special song whose lyrics and music were composed by Supreme Master Ching Hai.
Loving the Silent Tears: The Musical was a phenomenal benefit show promoting cultural unity and inner peace at Los Angelesâ€™ Shrine Auditorium on October 27, 2012.
The audience was taken on a breathtaking journey to 16 countries across six continents through music, theater, dance, and poetry, as well as the exceptional artistry of Broadway stars, pop music stars, and top international artists.