It’s a concert version but it stays true to the original show, which has been going for 20 years. It is set in New York but everyone can identify with it. The show’s creator Jonathan Larson was a genius. He pinpointed the sound of that time but the themes span every generation.
We wanted to do a concert that showed the impact individual shows can have ... All the musicals we’re featuring were revolutionary in their day. From Jerome Kern to Jason Robert Brown, via the likes of Sondheim, Lerner and Loewe, Kander and Ebb, Boublil and Schonberg, Jonathan Larson and so on. It’s quite a journey.
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