Inspired, in part, by Hans Christian Andersen's, "The Little Match Girl," it tells the story of a grumpy, overworked New Yorker who resolves to spend New Year's Eve alone in his apartment when an unexpected visitor brings some much-needed cheer. The evening springs to life through an eclectic score that combines pop, rock, jazz, showtunes, and more.
Based on Studs Terkel's Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Good War, conceived and created by David H. Bell and Craig Carnelia, combines Terkel's stunning text with vintage songs of the war years, to create a unique and illuminating snapshot of the time. Using the words of the people who were actually there, The Good War creates a collage of the personal experiences, attitudes, fears, and joys of a vibrant and vital time in our country's journey; a time that changed us forever.
Based on the wildly-successful books by Jill Conner Browne, Sweet Potato Queens is a high-powered musical that tells the story of Jill and her closest friends and how they learn to grab life by the horns and live it on their terms.
Marooned and left to die on a remote island, Prospero can command spirits, create apparitions and manipulate the elements. By using his magic, he assembles his enemies to take revenge on them, and in the process awakens in Miranda, his teenage daughter, her first experience of love. Conceived and directed by Public Works Director, Lear deBessonet, the premiere production of The Tempest showcased 200 New Yorkers from all five boroughs, who shared the stage with professional actors and community partners.
Tenderly, the Rosemary Clooney Musical is not a typical “juke-box musical.” It offers a fresh, remarkably personal, and poignant picture of the woman whose unparalleled talent and unbridled personality made her a legend. In Tenderly, Rosemary Clooney’s journey starts with her simple Maysville, Kentucky childhood and follows her rise to Hollywood stardom. With her signature songs woven in and out, we learn both the story of her successes on film, radio, and TV, as well as her struggles in her personal life...
"What a pleasant surprise — better than pleasant, really; downright awe-inspiring… hysterical… full of good cheer.” (New York Times) “Terrifically funny…smart, tuneful and completely winning holiday fare...The score glides from jazz to blues to light rock, but always in cabaret/showtune style….Audiences will want to see it for a perfectly swell night of holiday wit and warmth.” (Broadway World)
Experience the funny, touching, and complicated universe of adoption, as related through the stories of kids and teens.
When it comes time for the three little wolves to go out into the world and build themselves a house, their mother warns them to beware the big bad pig. But the little wolves' increasingly sturdy dwellings are no match for the persistent porker, who has more up his sleeve than huffing and puffing. It takes a chance encounter with a flamingo pushing a wheelbarrow full of flowers to provide a surprising and satisfying solution to the little wolves' housing...
Molly Shannon has created numerous unforgettable characters on Saturday Night Live and in movies such as Superstar and Never Been Kissed and now introduces young readers to her latest hilarious creation, Tilly the Trickster. Tilly is a mischievous girl who loves nothing more than causing a little trouble. From leaking cups to toothpaste-flavored cookies, Tilly has a trick for everyone: her mom, dad, brother, classmates, and even her teacher. But when the tables are turned and her family does some scheming of...
Theatrical Rights Worldwide is proud to announce representation of The Trumpet of the Swan: A Novel Symphony, adapted by Marsha Norman from E.B. White’s novel, with music by Jason Robert Brown. This exhilarating symphonic concert experience for young people and their families is now available for performance by your orchestra.