TheatreWorks of Palo Alto, CA., will open its second staging of Sunday in the Park With George, the Pulitzer Prize-winning James Lapine Stephen Sondheim musical, June 26. TheatreWorks previously mounted the musical -- which begat the song, "Putting It Together," made famous by Barbra Streisand -- in 1987.
Sunday in the Park kicks off the professional company's 30th season. Previews began June 23 and performances continue to July 18.
Michael Babin (an alum of Les Miserables on tour) and Michelle Duffy (a Goodman Theatre and Northlight Theatre regular) play Seurat and Dot in the musical exploration of artistic genius, freedom and sacrifice.
Artistic director Robert Kelley directs on the stage of the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts in Mountain View, CA.
Tickets are $20-$37. For information, call (650) 903-6000.
-- By Kenneth Jones