DEC 1, 2012 - DEC 30, 2012
Prospect Theater Company presents
From the book by STUDS TERKEL
Adapted by STEPHEN SCHWARTZ and NINA FASO
With additional contributions by GORDON GREENBERG
Songs by CRAIG CARNELIA, MICKI GRANT, LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA, MARY RODGERS and SUSAN BIRKENHEAD, STEPHEN SCHWARTZ and JAMES TAYLOR
With MARIE-FRANCE ARCILLA, JOE CASSIDY, DONNA LYNNE CHAMPLIN, JAY ARMSTRONG JOHNSON, NEHAL JOSHI, and KENITA MILLER.
'SOULFUL, EVOCATIVE, AND AFFECTING!'
The New York Times
'A 'CHORUS LINE' FOR EVERYBODY!'
'WITTY AND SENSITIVE!'
The New Yorker
'3 OUT OF 4 STARS. NICE 'WORKING' IF YOU CAN GET IT. SCHWARTZ'S 'IT'S AN ART' ENDURES AS A MINOR CLASSIC!'
New York Post
'CHARMING - WORKING HAS BEEN REWORKED! FOUR STARS!'
Time Out CRITIC'S PICK
'THE TALENTED CAST SHINE!'
'AN ARRAY OF DAZZLING TALENT!'
New York Magazine
'LIFE- AND WORK-AFFIRMING!'
'SUPER - 'WORKING' GETS THE JOB DONE!'
NY Daily News PICK OF THE WEEK
am New York
Wolf Entertainment Guide
Six extraordinary actors embody thirty-six everyday Americans in this tuneful act of job creation! Don't miss the NYC premiere of this newly-revised version of Working, directed by Gordon Greenberg.
Based on Studs Terkel's famous 1974 book of interviews, this critically-acclaimed musical features well-loved songs by Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Mary Rodgers and Susan Birkenhead, Stephen Schwartz, and James Taylor as well as two brand-new songs from Tony Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights).
The running time of Working is 90 minutes without an intermission.
Picture above: Nehal Joshi from the 2009 Old Globe production of Working. Photo by Craig Schwartz.
$45.00 (59E59 MEMBERS $30.00)
Premium seats $60
Tue, Wed & Thu 7:15,
Fri & Sat 8:15, Sun 3:15
12/29 at 2:15;
12/27 at 3:15