MARCH 18 – APRIL 23, 2017
One of the most beloved musicals in Broadway history CAMELOT, with book and lyrics by Moss Hart and Frederick Loewe and music by Alan Jay Lerner, transports us to the world of King Arthur, Guinevere, Lancelot, and the Knights of the Round Table. Winner of 4 Tony Awards, including Best Actor for Richard Burton, Camelot weaves a tapestry of courage, love, betrayal, vengeance, honor, magic, and humor and follows Arthur’s heroic quest for a better world. With a score featuring such classics as “Camelot,” Before I Gaze at You Again,” “How to Handle a Woman,” and “If Ever I Would Leave You,” Camelot resonates today as a fitting testament to the true definition of leadership.
CRAZY FOR YOU
MAY 13 – JUNE 25, 2017
CRAZY FOR YOU is the story of Bobby Child, a well-to- do 1930s playboy whose sole dream in life is to dance. A high-energy, screwball comedy with mistaken identities, plot twists galore, and fabulous dance numbers, Crazy for You will have you tapping your toes and begging for more. Add to the book by Ken Ludwig an amazing score by George Gershwin that includes “I Got Rhythm,” “Naughty Baby,” “They Can’t Take That Away From Me,” “Embraceable You,” “Someone To Watch Over Me,” and more…and it leaves no doubt as to why you will go crazy for Crazy for You. Tony Award for Best Musical (1992), Best Choreography (Susan Stroman, Candlelight alum), and Best Costume Design (William Ivey Long).
BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
JULY 15 – AUGUST 27, 2017
A romantic comedy by the legendary Neil Simon, BAREFOOT IN THE PARK follows newlyweds Corie and Paul Bratter as they negotiate the trials of marriage, an ever-present mother, a nosy neighbor, and a 5th floor walk-up. Simon’s longest running smash hit and the 10th longest running play in Broadway history, Barefoot was nominated for 3 Tony Awards and won for Best Director (Mike Nichols). A laugh-fest as only Neil Simon can deliver, Barefoot will delight and charm in equal doses.
SEPTEMBER 16—OCTOBER 22, 2017
FUNNY GIRL tells the story of Fanny Brice, one of the most celebrated entertainers of her time. With music and lyrics by Jules Styne and Bob Merrill and book by Isobel Lennart, Funny Girl delivers iconic Broadway songs such as “Don’t Rain on my Parade,” “ I’m the Greatest Star,” “The Music that Makes Me Dance,” and, of course, “People.” Nominated for 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical and Best Actress (Streisand), Funny Girl features one of the great female roles ever written for the musical stage.
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
NOVEMBER 11 – DECEMBER 23, 2017
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway’s modern classic, Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the Oscar-winning songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, including “Be Our Guest” and “Beauty and the Beast,” along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. The original Broadway production ran for over 13 years and was nominated for 9 Tony Awards including Best Musical.