CAST ANNOUNCEMENT: Bright Star

CAST ANNOUNCEMENT: Bright Star

Lyric Arts’ Artistic & Executive Director Laura Tahja Johnson is thrilled to announce the cast of the area premiere of the musical Bright Star, which will kick off the 2019–2020 season. Leading the cast as Alice Murphy will be Katie Rozanas, a familiar face on the Main Street Stage from productions such as Flavio Betrayed: A Commedia, The Spitfire Grill, Shrek The Musical… (read more)

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Announcing the Cast of "Silent Sky" and "The Drawer Boy."

Announcing the Cast of "Silent Sky" and "The Drawer Boy."

On January 6th, Silent Sky opens and will be directed by someone new to Lyric Arts, Anne Byrd. This play is a miraculous story about Henrietta Leavitt, a female astronomer. The true story takes place during the 19th-century and explores a woman's place in society during a time of immense scientific discoveries, when women's ideas were dismissed until men claimed credit for them. 

The Drawer Boy opens on Feb. 3rd and will be directed by Joshua Campbell, making his Lyric Arts directorial debut. The Drawer Boy was hailed as one of the top ten plays of 2001 by TIME magazine and winner of nearly every Canadian theater award possible. It is a humorous and heartwarming play about the simple pleasures of friendship, storytelling and remembrance.

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