30 Jul 2014
Brooklyn's Gallery Players has announced plans to stage the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal as part of the organization's 2014-15 season, which will also include the Tony-winning rock opera Evita.
Written by If/Then collaborators Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, Next to Normal will launch the season Sept. 13. Beginning Oct. 25, Gallery Players will stage David Auburn's Proof, with a holiday run of the Jerry Herman revue Jerry's Girls to follow beginning Dec. 6.
On Jan. 17, 2015, the Gallery Players will offer the Ray Cooney farce Run for Your Wife, with a production of the rarely produced Stephen Schwartz-Joseph Stein musical The Baker's Wife beginning March 7.
When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.