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Bright Star

Bright Star

Inspired by a real event and featuring the Grammy-nominated score by Steven Martin and Edie Brickell, Broadway's Bright Star tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920s and '40s. When literary editor Alice Murphy meets a young soldier just home from World War II, he awakens her longing for the child she once lost. Haunted by their unique connection, Alice sets out on a journey to understand her past...

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Bright Star School Edition

Bright Star School Edition

Bright Star School Edition has been adapted from the original Broadway Production. The School Edition has been carefully edited, with additional director’s notes throughout, to make the show more producible for high school groups. In some cases problematic language has been changed, while in others an alternate choice is offered at the discretion of the director. Inspired by a real event and featuring the Grammy-nominated score by Steven Martin and Edie Brickell, Broadway's Bright Star tells a sweeping tale of love and...

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Brothers

Brothers

When 18-year-old Luke discovers the diary of his recently-deceased brother Marius, he and his single mother are forced to relive painful memories of Marius’s illness and avoidable death. In discovering hidden truths revealed about Marius, Luke must come to terms with truths of his own.  

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Captains Courageous

Captains Courageous

A classic coming-of-age story set in the forgotten world of the great New England sailing ships. In 1928, a millionaire's pampered son falls off an ocean liner and is rescued by a Portuguese fisherman, who teaches him the virtue of hard work and the true riches of life.

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Changing Minds

Changing Minds

At Playa Sola High School, it’s business as usual – the jocks, geeks, popular kids, etc., all try to navigate a world of insecurities, grades, fashions and text messages.  Then, during a school trip to a historic mission, the minds of two high school seniors are inexplicably switched.  Suddenly, Kyle Fairbanks, a charismatic slacker/surfer is helping everyone with their calculus, and scholastic superstar Natalie Watson has become an expert on heavy metal lyrics and is calling everybody “dude.”  In this...

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Charlotte Sweet

Charlotte Sweet

Charlotte Sweet was the toast of NYC's Off Broadway scene in the early 1980s. "'Charlotte Sweet, the new musical at the Chernuchin Theater takes place in a British music hall; it is also done in the style of the British music hall, more or less as if the Crummles from ''Nicholas Nickleby'' had stumbled onto the set of Sweeney Todd. Charlotte Sweet mixes the adorable and the strange, and it is delectable." -John Corry, New York Times. To get rolling, order a...

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Cinderella

Cinderella

This new musical take on the traditional tale has a bookish and nearsighted heroine who finds and captures the heart of a studious prince. Full of wit, warmth and charm!

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The Color Purple

The Color Purple

The Color Purple is an inspiring family saga that tells the unforgettable story of a woman who, through love, finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discover her unique voice in the world. This musical adaptation of Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel (and the popular 1985 Steven Spielberg film) spotlights Celie, a downtrodden young woman whose personal awakening over the course of 40 years forms the arc of this epic story. With a joyous score featuring jazz, ragtime, gospel, African...

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Curtains

Curtains

It’s 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!

A hilarious journey for both performers and the audience, the original Broadway production garnered 8 nominations at the 2007 Tony Awards including Best Musical.

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Curtains School Edition

Curtains School Edition

Curtains School Edition has been adapted from the original Broadway Production. The School Edition has been carefully edited, with additional director’s notes throughout, to make the show more producible for high school groups. In some cases problematic language has been changed, while in others an alternate choice is offered at the discretion of the director. Additional casting opportunities for female roles has been provided. It’s the brassy, bright, and promising year of 1959. Boston’s Colonial Theatre is host to the...

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