First Stage Young Company presents: Songs for a New World
First Stage Young Company, the Academyâ€™s advanced, college-level actor training program for high school students, presents SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD from March 14â€“ 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. â€śSONGS 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,â€ť said Director Thomas J. Novak. â€śThe show examines
people at major turning points in life, and includes moments that happen and in
a flash live only in memories.â€ť
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.