HAIRSPRAY The Broadway Musical
Book by Mark O'Donnell, Thomas Meehan
Music by Marc Shaiman
Lyrics by Scott Wittman, Marc Shaiman
Based on the New Line Cinema film written and directed by John Waters
Orchestrations by Harold Wheeler
Arrangements by Marc Shaiman
Directed by Jan Kuntz
Musical Director John Feken
Mar 9 7:30 pm
Mar 10 7:30 pm
Mar 11 7:30 pm
Mar 12 2:00 pm
Mar 16 7:30 pm
Mar 17 7:30 pm
Mar 18 7:30 pm
Mar 19 2:00 pm
At the Stage Coach Players Theater
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on
The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students in the school,
they teach her some of their dance moves, and her new found groove wins her a spot on Corny’s show. Overnight,
Tracy transforms from a nobody into a star, and uses her newfound influence to advocate for racial integration
on the television show. Tracy faces scrutiny and bullying from the network producer, Velma, and her popular,
but vicious, daughter, Amber. With the help of the teenage heartthrob Link, host Corny Collins,
and Motormouth Maybelle (the host of ‘Negro Day’), Tracy overcomes the odds and succeeds in her mission to
integrate The Corny Collins Show. Tony Award-winning Hairspray continues to be one of the most widely produced
musicals today, not only because of its wit and charm, but also because of the beautiful message of acceptance
and progress that it portrays. The bright, energetic story of Tracy Turnblad teaches us all to look past the
color of one’s skin and fight for every human being’s equal rights.
HAIRSPRAY is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI
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