The new musical features book and lyrics by Dana Yeaton (a Helen Hayes Award nominee for his play Redshirts) and music by Andy Mitton.
Set in Ohio, Swing State, according to press notes, "follows the unpredictable relationship that develops between Kindergarten teacher and Born Again Christian Bonnie (Weed) and her chiropractor Neil (Resnick), a gay atheist who arrives in Ohio fresh from New York City."
The production will also feature scenic design by Josh Zangen, lighting design by Zach Blane, costume design by Joseph S. Blaha, sound design by David Margolin Lawson and projection design by Driscoll Otto.
Show times are July 20 at 8 PM, July 21 at 1 PM and 5 PM, July 24 at 8 PM, July 25 at 1 PM and July 29 at 4:30 PM. 45th Street Theatre is located at 354 West 45th Street. Tickets, priced at $25, can be purchased online at www.NYMF.org or by phone at (212) 352-3101.