Pulitzer & Tony-Winning Musical Next to Normal at Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
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The last date listed for Next to Normal was Sunday May 22, 2011 / 6:30pm.
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Show Carrie Underwood how it's really done as you raise your voice in unison to the cherished tunes in this unforgettable film. After a vocal warm-up led by Erin Schwab, The Sound of Music is shown in full-screen, gorgeous Technicolor. With the song lyrics right on the movie, you won't miss a note. Each guest will receive a party pack that includes props to use at strategic points in the film. Come early dressed as your favorite Sound of Music character for a chance to win tickets to future Ordway performances in the famous Fancy Dress Competition. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Goldstar Member
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Great production. However, we learned earlier that the star had some illness, and it showed during the performance. Her voice and tone were such that her understudy should have played the role. It was distracting and difficult to understand her in a serious musical where the words are critical to the plot.
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- Goldstar members raved about <em>Next to Normal</em> during its Los Angeles run. Check out <a target="_blank" href="http://www.goldstar.com/events/los-angeles-ca/next-to-normal.html#reviews">their reviews</a>.
The most talked about new show on Broadway is the groundbreaking musical Next to Normal. From the director of Rent, this Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning rock musical "pushes Broadway in new directions" (Rolling Stone). With a thrilling contemporary score by Brian Yorkey and Tom Kitt, Next to Normal is an emotional powerhouse of a musical about a family trying to take care of themselves and each other. “It is much more than a feel-good musical; it is a feel-everything musical.” (The New York Times)
“This is a unique opportunity to present Next to Normal here at the Ordway in its first national tour,” says Patricia A. Mitchell, Ordway president and CEO. “To tackle the complex subject of bipolar disorder in a stage production strikes me as a harrowing challenge for any director, but Next to Normal takes on the challenge and does so with brilliant grace that showcases the unique power of musical theater.”
Alice Ripley, who received the 2009 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance in Next to Normal, reprises her acclaimed performance in the musical’s 36-week multi-city North American tour. Next to Normal also features Asa Somers (Dan), Curt Hansen (Gabe), Emma Hunton (Natalie), Jeremy Kushnier (Dr. Madden/Dr. Fine) and Preston Sadleir (Henry).