Lyric 2014 Season
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum:

The fast-paced, witty, irreverent comedy is one of the funniest musicals every written. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum takes comedy back to its roots, combining situations from time-tested comedies of ancient Rome to the infectious energy of classic vaudeville. A comedy tonight!

Tons of Money:

This spirited farce follows a broke inventor who inherits tons of money, only to discover that he won't see a penny due to massive debt. He hatches a brilliant idea--fake his own death, resurface as cousin George, claim the fortune and skip out on his creditors. This hair brained scheme spirals out of control in this comical masterpiece.

The Musical of Musicals: The Musical!

Witty! Refreshing! Juicy! Merciless! The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is a musical comedy about musicals! In this hilarious satire of musical theater, one story becomes five delightful musicals, each written in the distinctive style of a different master of the form, from Rodgers and Hammerstein to Stephen Sondheim. Don't miss this comic valentine to musical theater.

The Elephant Man:

This 1979 Tony Award-Winning play chronicles the true story of John Merrick, treated first as a fairground freak because of his deformed body and later exploited more subtly by Victorian society. As a carnival attraction, Merrick is known only as The Elephant Man. He evolves from an object of pity to a witty favorite of the aristocracy but longs to be treated as a man like any other.   Continue Reading >