Fine Arts Department Presents the Utah H.S. Premiere of Irresistible Musical
Hillcrest High School in Midvale, Utah presented the Utah high school premiere of CURTAINS, November 18-21. TRW’s Broadway blockbuster features a book by Rupert Holmes, based on a concept by Peter Stone, with a classic score from the legendary Kander and Ebb. Theaters throughout the world are now getting their chance to produce this phenomenal show!
CURTAINS played over 500 performances on Broadway, and received eight 2007 Tony® Award nominations including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score, Best Actor (A Winner for David Hyde Pierce), Best Actress, Best Featured Actress, Best Direction and Best Choreography. Kander and Ebb’s amazing score is perfectly woven into the fabric of the unfailingly clever book.
CURTAINS is set in the brassy, bright, and promising year of 1959. Boston’s Colonial Theatre is host to the opening night performance of a new musical. When the leading lady mysteriously dies on stage the entire cast & crew are suspects. Enter a local detective, who just happens to be a musical theatre fan!
CURTAINS is perfect for community theatres, high schools and colleges, mixing a delightful new book and score with a very traditional musical theatre style. A plethora of featured roles provide stellar opportunities for everyone who auditions, making CURTAINS a sure-fire winner for audiences and actors alike! Check out these awesome pics from the Hillcrest High production…
These photos are from the Hillcrest High School Production of CURTAINS, directed by Paul Winkleman. Mr. Winkleman had a great experience working with TRW. “I wanted to thank you for all your assistance with the production of CURTAINS. It was extremely successful and the students had a great experience. I plan to work with your company for many years to come, ” Winkleman said.
Hillcrest’s production involved over 200 students with the cast, orchestra and crew. TRW salutes the Hillcrest High School Drama Department and their wonderful premiere production!
CURTAINS is taking musical theatre to the next level. License this Broadway gem now and you might be the first in your area to produce this terrific tuner from TRW. Get a reading copy of CURTAINS at our PerusalsNOW™ store and get ready to book your production of CURTAINS!