East Bay Premiere!
Friday and Saturday at 8 pm; Sunday at 2 pm
approximately 2 hours, 20 minutes, including one intermission.
From Grammy, Emmy, and Academy Award-winning Steve Martin and Grammy Award-winning Edie Brickell comes Bright Star, directed by Marilyn Langbehn, with music direction by Sheela Ramesh, and choreography by Allison Paraiso-Silicani. This five-time Tony-nominated musical tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption, inspired by a real event, and set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the ’20s and ’40s. Featuring an energetic and unique bluegrass score and propelled by an ensemble of onstage musicians and dancers, the story unfolds as a rich tapestry of deep emotion, beautiful melodies, and powerfully moving performances.
Director: Marilyn Langbehn
Music Director: Sheela Ramesh
Choreographer: Allison Paraiso-Silicani
Stage Manager: Georgia Taylor Benedict
Production Manager: Kristin Smith
Set Designer: Kuo-Hao Lo
Costume Designer: Mackenzie Laurel Orvis
Lighting Designer: Courtney Johnson
Sound Designer: Michael Kelly
Props Designer: Devon LaBelle