Music by Marc Shaiman
Lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman
Book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan
Questions of identity and race are brought to the forefront in this take on Broadway’s hit musical Hairspray, based on the 1988 John Waters film. Directed by theater senior AJ Jones and featuring theater senior Alex Daniels as Tracy Turnblad. Performances are March 10, 11, 12, 14, and 16 at 8:00 p.m. in the Marie & Edward Matthews ’53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street.
Tickets are available through University Ticketing or at Frist Campus Center Ticket Office. In advance of the performance, tickets are $12 general/$11 students & seniors; on the day of performances or at the door, tickets are $17 general/$15 students & seniors. The March 10 and 11 performances are currently sold out; standby seating may be available.