Where: Hart House Theatre, 7 Hart House Circle, University of Toronto
When: January 20 – February 4, 2017
Cost: Adults: $28, Seniors: $17, Students: $15. $12 Student tickets every Wednesday. Tickets can be purchased at tickets.harthouse.ca or call 416.978.8849
Details: Based on Stephen King’s well-known revenge thriller, Carrie: the musical is directed by Toronto theatre icon, Richard Ouzounian, and stars a cast of young performers. The production promises to deliver musical theatre with a youthful flair and the high calibre production style for which Hart House Theatre is known.
Tormented at school by the ‘cool’ kids and smothered at home by her religious zealot mother, Carrie is a true outcast. She’s had enough and now she has her own way to get back at them …Based on Stephen King’s bestselling novel, Carrie: the musical shows us just what happens when bullies push too far.
Music by Michael Gore, lyrics by Dean Pitchford and book by Lawrence D. Cohen. The approximate running time with intermission: 2 hours, 10 minutes.
***WARNING: Coarse language, disturbing scene