“Ragtime: School Edition” is not only a powerful portrait of life in turn-of-the-century America, but a relevant tale for today. Written by the award-winning composer/lyricist team of Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens ("Once On This Island," "Seussical," "Lucky Stiff"), noted playwright Terrence McNally, ("Kiss of the Spider Woman", "Master Class"), and based on E.L. Doctorow's distinguished novel, the musical intertwines the stories of three extraordinary families, as they confront history's timeless contradictions of wealth and poverty, freedom and prejudice, hope and despair, and what it means to live in America.
Called by Time Magazine "A triumph for the stage," and by the International Herald Tribune "the best musical in twenty years," this acclaimed musical won 1998 Tony Awards for Best Score, Book and Orchestrations, and won both the Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for Best Musical and Best Score.
"Ragtime" is slated to make a Broadway Revival this fall!
**Though this musical will be performed by young performers, the producers would like to remind prospective audience members that the production contains adult themes and some mature language
About the Company: Kidz Theater
Kidz Theater is a National Award Winning company for young performers who are pursuing professional performing careers. Current and past have gone on to Broadway, Major Motion Pictures, TV, National Tours and more! This year Kidz Theater was awarded 5 National Youth Theatre Awards including the top honor of "Outstanding Production" for their January 2009 production of "Bye Bye Birdie"!
Theater: Connelly Theater
Address: 220 East 4th Street
New York, NY 10009
Cost:Tickets are $25. Online Purchases have a $1 service charge
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