Tuesday, February 2, 2016

“A BRONX TALE: THE MUSICAL” OPENS THIS WEEK @ PAPER MILL PLAYHOUSE

A BRONX TALE
Book by CHAZZ PALMINTERI
Music by ALAN MENKEN
Lyrics by GLENN SLATER
Choreographed by SERGIO TRUJILLO
Directed by ROBERT DE NIRO & JERRY ZAKS

WHEN: February 4 – March 6
WHERE:
Paper Mill Playhouse, 22 Brookside Dr., Millburn

Paper Mill produces the world premiere of this explosive new musical. A Bronx Tale: The Musical is set against the backdrop of racial strife and organized crime in the 1960s. It is the story of an Italian-American teenager finding his path in life as he must choose between the father who raised him and a mob-boss father figure who fascinates him. Click here to watch a video sneak peek from BroadwayWorld.com

Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime event!

Recommended for ages 13 and up. Contains strong language and adult themes.

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Conversation Club: Join us Thursday evening, Feb 4, 11, 18, or 25 one hour before curtain for an informal, informative gathering. You'll learn more about the performance you're about to see and perhaps catch a glimpse of the stage being set.

The Director's Viewpoint: One hour before curtain on Wednesday, Feb 10, we host a pre-show discussion in the Renee Foosaner Art Gallery.

Q&A with the Cast: After the matinee on Saturday, Mar 5, stick around for a lively Q&A with cast members directly following the performance.

DeniroRobert De Niro

Director of the film A Bronx Tale; 2-time Academy Award winner‚ 4-time NY Film Critics Circle Award winner‚ considered one of the greatest American actors of all time

 

 

ZaksJerry Zaks

4-time Tony Award winner, 4-time Drama Desk Award winner, Six Degrees of Separation,Lend Me A Tenor, Guys and Dolls, The Foreigner, House of Blues Leaves

 

 

PalminteriChazz Palminteri

Author of A Bronx Tale‚ the film and the play; film star including A Bronx TaleThe Usual SuspectsBullets Over BroadwayAnalyze ThisMulholland Falls‚ and many others.

 

 

MenkenAlan Menken

Winner of 8 Academy Awards‚ Tony Award forNewsies. Sister Act‚ Disney’sThe Little MermaidAladdinBeauty and the BeastEnchanted