History of Broadway Musicals (Open to the Public)

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Every Wednesday • Noon-3 p.m. • Mackey Auditorium

June 6, 13, 20, 27 • July (4 holiday), 11, 18, 25 • August 1, 8 

Come enjoy the fun of learning about some of the most beloved and familiar Broadway musicals. This class will focus on the stories behind a few of the most popular Broadway musicals during the 1960s through 1990s. In addition to instructor’s lectures, a variety of taped lectures, documentaries and short biographical clips of major Broadway composers and performers of these decades will be featured. The stories of these musicals are brought to life through the music of composers Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Kander and Ebb, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, and Mitch Lee and Joe Darion. 

Instructor/Coordinator : Ellie Monroe