HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING
JUL 10–AUG 9, 2020
Music by Frank Loesser
Book by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock, Willie Gilbert
Lyrics by Frank Loesser
Directed by Ben Thietje
Choreography by Lauri Kraft
When a restless, creative, and ambitious window washer named J. Pierrepont Finch happens upon a book entitled “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying,” he decides to begin his own rise up the corporate ladder. With the book’s instructions and a dose of his own cleverness, Finch starts by landing a job in the mailroom at the World Wide Wicket Company. Along the way, he encounters aggressively compliant “company men,” backstabbing coworkers, caffeine addiction, office politics, and—of course—true love.
A satire of big business and all it holds sacred, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical is an irreverent and tuneful romp, jam-packed with sly, swift, and sharp jabs to the funny bone.
Tickets range from $30–35. Please visit the Ticket Information section of our website for more details.
Recommended for ages 12 and up. Contains references to mild adult themes and language. For a preview of what to expect from the show, please visit our What Audiences Should Know guide. Note: As a courtesy to our patrons, children under the age of 5 will not be admitted.
To ensure a Sign Language-interpreted performance on Sunday, July 12, please request accommodations by Friday, June 19. For more information on our ASL seating policies and other accessibility services, please visit our Accessibility page.