REGIONAL PREMIERE MUSICAL
music by Jeanine Tesori
book & lyrics by Lisa Kron
based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel
August 31–September 28, 2019
Hailed as one of Broadway’s most original musicals and the winner of 5 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this is the groundbreaking story inspired by the best-selling graphic memoir. Alison’s father, Bruce, was an enigmatic, brilliant man whose secrets defined her family and her life. Bruce taught high school English, ran the family’s funeral home business, and was obsessed with restoring their old house. When he dies unexpectedly, Alison digs deeply into her childhood memories to explore and unravel the mysteries of her childhood and the surprising secrets that shaped her life.
This production contains mature language and content and may not be suitable for all audiences.