COMING IN JULY: The Pirates of Penzance – July 16-26, 2015
The Pirates of Penzance; or, The Slave of Duty is a rollicking comic operetta in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W.S.Gilbert. First produced in New York in 1879, Pirates has continued to entertain new generations of theatergoers, having been continually produced worldwide over the past 136 years. The many plot twists and complications lead to a high energy chase ad battle, followed by the inevitable happy ending!
COMING IN SEPTEMBER: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street – September 3-20, 2015
Sweeney Todd is a musical thriller with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. The musical is based on the 1973 play Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street by Christopher Bond. Set in 19th century England, the musical tells the story of Benjamin Barker, aka Sweeney Todd, who returns to London after 15 years’ transportation on trumped-up charges.