The Glory Man: Gospel Musical Drama Based on a True Story
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The last date listed for The Glory Man was Saturday January 22, 2011 / 8:00pm.
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Superstar sisters Nora & Delia Ephron, writers of some of the most popular romantic comedies in history -- including Sleepless in Seattle and When Harry Met Sally -- bring a hilarious and poignant collection of stories to the stage in Love, Loss and What I Wore. Based on the best-selling book by Ilene Beckerman, this show features women telling intimate stories inspired by the articles of clothing they were wearing at the time. As adapted by the Ephron sisters, masters of depicting the female psyche, Love, Loss and What I Wore casts a funny, surprising and touching light on moments that every woman will relate to. This PlayHouse production brings the show that Variety called "powerful, sweet and saucy" to the stage of the Lyceum Theater.
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Dan WaltzRed Velvet
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Another Goldstar bargain and another bona fide hit for LAMB'S! We thoroughly enjoyed the performance and learning about the beginnings of Habitat for Humanity. Well-acted and entertaining. Definitely recommend to other Goldstar members.
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“Critic’s Choice: Lamb’s Players Theatre and director Robert Smyth roll out a production that feels rooted in the soil and soul of the civil-rights-era South. A mix of homespun humor and spiritual heft goes to the heart of Dennis Hassell’s gospel-laced drama.” —San Diego Union-Tribune_ _
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_The Glory Man _
Written by Dennis Hassell
Directed by Robert Smyth
Music compiled, arranged and directed by Deborah Gilmour Smyth
This sweeping American story features a multi-talented cast of 17, bringing to life more than 40 characters in a charged Southern landscape. Clarence Jordan, author of The Cotton Patch Gospel_, started Koinonia Farm, an unconventional racially-integrated community in the 1940s whose legacy includes the start of Habitat for Humanity. Associate Artist Dennis Hassell (_A Divine Comedy) gives us an epic new play filled with passion, humor, and stirring music.