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Godspell on StagePosted Jan. 3, 2014
Godspell, the beloved musical from Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy® and Academy Award®'-winning composer of Wicked and Pippin, will be performed Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas.
Audiences will be able to enjoy all the good gifts of one of the most enduring shows of all time in a brand new and up-to-date, intimate, one-of-a-kind production. The musical features the Tony®-nominated score filled with the popular hits Day By Day, Light of the World and Turn Back, O Man.
A timeless tale of friendship, loyalty and love, Godspell has touched the hearts of countless theatergoers all over the world – and now you can join in the celebration as a spectacular ensemble of bright young stars stirs your soul, raises your spirit and lifts you right out of your seat.
Originally conceived and directed by John-Michael Tebelak, this production is directed by David Hogan and will feature Jake Stern in the role of Jesus and Graham Parkhurst as John the Baptist / Judas. The cast also features Stacey Bulmer, Michael Hogeveen, Ivan Lo, Alessia Lupiano, Rebecca McCauley, Lisa Michelle, Janelle Murray, Michael De Rose and David Cotton.
Tickets for Godspell range from $33-$51 and can be purchased now at the Performing Arts Center box office, online at www.tusc.kent.edu/pac or by calling 330-308-6400. The box office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Free parking is available for all shows. The Performing Arts Center at Kent State Tuscarawas is located at 330 University Dr. NE in New Philadelphia.