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  • by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II

 

The Iconic American Musical in a New Lyric Production

Swaggering, carefree carnival barker, Billy Bigelow, captivates and marries the naive millworker, Julie Jordan. But all too soon, they fall on hard times and unbearable loss. Yet the power of love perseveres, as do the tuneful hits, in this masterpiece of American musical theater. You’ll hear “If I Loved You,” “June Is Bustin’ Out All Over,” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone” all set against the backdrop of an original new production from Lyric Opera, accompanied by the Lyric Chorus and Orchestra.

Music by Richard Rodgers. Book by Oscar Hammerstein II.

Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.

Based on the play Liliom by Ferenc Molnár.

As adapted by Benjamin F. Glazer

 

New Lyric production generously made possible by The Negaunee Foundation, an Anonymous Donor, Robert S. and Susan E. Morrison, Mr. and Mrs. J. Christopher Reyes, Liz Stiffel, Mrs. Herbert A. Vance and Mr. and Mrs. William C. Vance, and Jim and Vicki Mills/Jon and Lois Mills.

 

Starring

  • Steven Pasquale

    Billy Bigelow

    Steven Pasquale

  • Laura Osnes

    Julie Jordan

    Laura Osnes

  • Jenn Gambatese

    Carrie Pipperidge

    Jenn Gambatese

  • Matthew Hydzik

    Enoch Snow

    Matthew Hydzik

  • Denyce Graves

    Nettie Fowler

    Denyce Graves

  • Jarrod Emick

    Jigger Craigin

    Jarrod Emick

  • Tony Roberts

    Starkeeper

    Tony Roberts

  • Charlotte d’Amboise

    Mrs. Mullin

    Charlotte d’Amboise

  • David Lively

    David Bascomb

    David Lively

  • Abigail Simon

    Louise

    Abigail Simon

  • Rob Ashford

    Director/Choreographer

    Rob Ashford

  • David Chase

    Conductor

    David Chase

  • Paolo Ventura

    Set Designer

    Paolo Ventura

  • Lee Newby

    Associate Set Designer

    Lee Newby

  • Catherine Zuber

    Costume Designer

    Catherine Zuber

  • Neil Austin

    Lighting Designer

    Neil Austin

  • Michael Black

    Chorus Master

    Michael Black

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