The Millburn, NJ, theatre will launch its season with the Tony-winning dance musical A Chorus Line, running Oct. 3-28. It has a score by Marvin Hamlisch and Edward Kleban, and a book by James Kirkwood Jr. and Nicholas Dante.
The Rodgers and Hammerstein classic The Sound of Music, featuring "My Favorite Things" and "Climb Every Mountain," will follow Nov. 23-Dec. 30. Ken Ludwig's operatic backstage comedy Lend Me A Tenor will be presented Feb. 13-March 10, 2013.
Closing the season will be Disney's The Little Mermaid, running May 29-June 30, 2013. It features music by Academy Award winner Alan Menken and lyrics by Glenn Slater and Oscar winner Howard Ashman, and a book by Doug Wright (I Am My Own Wife).
Mark S. Hoebee is producing artistic director of the Paper Mill Playhouse, which recently presented the stage premiere of Disney's Newsies, set to arrive on Broadway this spring. Subscriptions are now available. Single tickets will go on sale in June. Tickets and subscriptions can be purchased by calling (973) 376-4343, or at the Paper Mill Playhouse Box Office at 22 Brookside Drive in Millburn, or online at www.papermill.org.