A HEROIC STORY OF LOVE
Oct 8 – Nov 8
A world premiere! Paper Mill produces this sizzling new big-band swing musical with an amazing original score and a plot that is full of surprising twists and turns. Emotionally charged and beautifully crafted‚ this is the story of a mismatched band of WWII veterans. Battle-scarred and broke‚ dreaming of a better life‚ they join together to compete in a national radio contest with a prize that will guarantee instant stardom to the winners. Directed and Choreographed by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton).
Contains strong language and adult themes. Recommended for ages 13 and up.
Conversation Club: Join us Thursday evening, Oct 8, 15, 22, or 29 one hour before curtain for an informal, informative gathering. You'll learn more about the performance you're about to see and perhaps catch a glimpse of the stage being set.
The Director's Viewpoint: One hour before curtain on Wednesday, Oct 14, we host a pre-show discussion in the Renee Foosaner Art Gallery.
Q&A with the Cast: After the matinee on Saturday, Nov 7, stick around for a lively Q&A with cast members directly following the performance.
Music by RICHARD OBERACKER
Book & Lyrics by ROBERT TAYLOR & RICHARD OBERACKER
Directed & Choreographed by ANDY BLANKENBUEHLER