Tony-winning director David Cromer (The Band's Visit) directs a new production of the Tony and Pulitzer-winning musical Next to Normal, opening May 15 at Writers Theatre in Glencoe, Illinois. The production is set to continue its run through June 16.
Next to Normal is a contemporary musical that explores how one suburban household copes with crisis. With provocative lyrics and a score featuring more than 30 original songs, the musical shows how far two parents will go to keep themselves sane and their family’s world intact
The musical features music by Tom Kitt and a book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey, both of whom took home Tony Awards for the show's score. The production stars Keely Vasquez (Diana), David Schlumpf (Dan), Kyrie Courter (Natalie), Liam Oh (Gabe), Alex Levy (Henry), and Gabriel Ruiz (Dr. Madden/Dr. Fine).
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