From award-winning screenwriter and playwright Steve Martin (Picasso at the Lapin Agile, Roxanne) and chart-topping singer-songwriter Edie Brickell comes a world premiere American musical inspired by their Grammy Award-winning collaboration “Love Has Come For You.” Broadway’s Bright Star will hit The Firehouse Theatre on Thursday, May 30th at 7:30 p.m.
Inspired by a real event, Bright Star tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920s and ’40s. When literary editor Alice Murphy meets a young soldier just home from World War II, he awakens her longing for the child she once lost. Haunted by their unique connection, Alice sets out on a journey to understand her past, and what she finds has the power to transform both of their lives.
Propelled by an ensemble of onstage musicians and dancers, the story unfolds as a rich tapestry of deep emotion, beautiful melodies and powerfully moving performances. Bright Star features 25 new songs and tells a beguiling tale that unfolds in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina between 1923 and 1945. An uplifting theatrical journey that holds you tight in its grasp, Bright Star is as refreshingly genuine as it is daringly hopeful.
Tickets are $20-$28 and can be purchased online now at http://www.thefirehousetheatre.com. If you don't have an email address for the confirmation and tickets email, just give our box office a call at 972-620-3747. Don’t miss out on Bright Star!
At McDermott Crossing Apartments in Plano, Texas, we find it important to attend events that stray from your typical routine. With that being said, we hope that this event will add something unique to your day. Be sure to check it out on Thursday!
Thursday, May 30, 2019—7:30 PM
Event Venue Location:
The Firehouse Theatre
2535 Valley View Lane
Farmers Branch, Texas 75234