In this retelling of the Biblical story, Joseph is a handsome young man who is his father's favorite child, able to interpret dreams, and the bearer of an amazing coat. These facts lead Joseph's eleven brothers to become insatiably jealous. Thus, they sell Joseph into slavery to some passing Ishmaelites. After refusing the advances of his owner's wife, Joseph is sent to jail. Once in jail, he quickly becomes popular due to his ability to interpret dreams. The Pharaoh soon hears of Joseph's ability and appoints him to the post of Number Two man in Egypt.
Two fathers decide that they want their children to fall in love. The girl, Luisa, is a daydreamer with an active imagination. The boy, Matt, is a romantic. The two fathers decide to instigate a mock feud amongst themselves in order to help the boy and girl fall in love. They figure that this feud will give them the excuse to say no to the relationship, which of course will simply encourage the children's love even more. The fathers go as far as to hire El Gallo to stage a mock abduction of Luisa, in which Matt can become a hero and save her.
The Little Sisters of Hoboken operate Mount Saint Helen's School in Hoboken, new Jersey. Originally founded as a missionary order, they started out running a leper colony on an island south of France. Forced to leave the island when they lost control to a group of Protestant competitors, they returned to Hoboken. They went unnoticed until one day their cook, Sister Julia -- Child of God -- unwittingly served some tainted vichyssoise soup and 52 sisters died of botulism. Fortunately, a few of the sisters were off playing bingo with some Maryknolls and so were spared.
Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew, and featuring a sparkling score by Stephen Schwartz, Godspell boasts a string of well-loved songs, led by the international hit, "Day By Day." As the cast performs "Prepare Ye The Way Of The Lord," "Learn Your Lessons Well," "All For The Best," "All Good Gifts," "Turn Back, O Man" and "By My Side," the parables of Jesus Christ come humanly and hearteningly to life.
The husband-and-wife touring team of George and Charlotte Hay struggle against the soaring popularity of TV in 1953. But the failing box office receipts are the least of their worries! The company's ingenue has announced she is having George's baby, and George has disappeared to ride out Charlotte's wrath!
This upbeat, pop, inventive interpretation of the classic L. Frank Baum novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz won the Tony in 1975. The show includes a gospel, rock, pop, jazz, funk, and blues score that includes the hit song "Ease On Down the Road." The story of Dorothy in the land of Oz has never been hipper.
Shy shoe salesman Harry Witherspoon feels life is passing him by until he gets a will from his millionaire Uncle Anthony, whom he's never met. It seems that Anthony is dead, and Harry is entitled to the six million dollars under one condition: that he take the corpse on a vacation to Monte Carlo. If he fails, the inheritance will go to the Universal Dog Home of Brooklyn -- and Harry hates dogs. Naturally, he's followed by a zany cast of characters who will do anything to prove Anthony's a stiff and get their hands on the money.
The setting of the memorable story is Anatevka, a small peasant town in Czarist Russia. Tevye, a pious man, tries to raise his five daughters according to Jewish tradition. However, the old ways no longer suffice and Teyve and his friends have to become part of the changing world around them.
Return to the 60's in this musical version of the award winning film, The Apartment. A young executive climbs the corporate ladder and tries to find personal happiness through false promises made by amorous executives who want to borrow the key to his apartment for their "personal affairs." The show features the hit tunes, "I'll Never Fall in Love Again" and the title song.
This modern musical thriller is a chilling romantic adaptation of the classic novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. A noble scientist, hoping to remove evil from society, instead invents a potion that unleashes the beast lurking within the human soul.