REWRITES (MINI MUSICALS SHOWCASE)
Tue 10-Sat 15 Nov 7:30pm
The Lowry’s annual mini-musical theatre festival REWRITES returns with 3 new musicals in development. But this year we are going BIG! For the first time, the performances will take place on our huge Lyric stage and audiences will be sat on stage with the performers. AND we are streaming these exciting new shows online through the stream.theatre platform alongside the famous NAMT new musical showcase in New York!
The new musicals-in-development showcased at REWRITES will include:
· SUNSHINE by Kath Haling, developed by Perfect Pitch
· A MOTHER’S SONG byFinn Anderson and Tania Azevedo
· IN CONCERT: UNFORTUNATE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF URSULA THE SEA WITCH by Fat Rascal
Live at The Lowry – Tue 10 Nov at 7:30pm (limited capacity with social distancing in place)
Watch online at steam.theatre from Wed 18 Nov (link to site)
A work-in-progress performance
Writer - Kath Haling
Director - Katharine Farmer
Affirming and deeply moving, Sunshine is a two-part dramatic musical monologue that tells the story of Matthew and Norah, two people transformed by a single moment in time. This work-in-progress presentation explores the humanity of grief, resilience and renewal.