First Stage Young Company presents: Songs for a New World
First Stage Young Company, the Academy’s advanced, college-level actor training program for high school students, presents SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD from March 14– 16, 2014 at the Milwaukee Youth Arts Center, 325 W. Walnut Street, Milwaukee. Tickets can be purchased in person at the First Stage box office, by phone at (414) 267-2961 or online at www.firststage.org.
melodies and irresistible rhythms mark this collection of story-songs by
composer Jason Robert Brown. Sixteen driving, exquisitely crafted songs tell
sixteen unique stories people by characters of today. “SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD is
a song cycle about moments in life where we are coming close to the edge, and
the step beyond is unknown,” said Director Thomas J. Novak. “The show examines
people at major turning points in life, and includes moments that happen and in
a flash live only in memories.”
Performance dates: SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD opens on Friday, March 14 at 7:00 p.m. Additional performances will be held on Saturday, March 15 at 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, March 16 at 2:00 p.m.