Fri, Jun 28|
Vermilion Fine Arts Theater
Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Broadway's "Bright Star," a musical inspired by real events and graced with the Grammy-nominated musical prowess of Steven Martin and Edie Brickell.
Time & Location
Jun 28, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Vermilion Fine Arts Theater, 1900 E Camp St, Ely, MN 55731, USA
About the event
Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Broadway's "Bright Star," a musical inspired by real events and graced with the Grammy-nominated musical prowess of Steven Martin and Edie Brickell. This captivating production sweeps you away to the evocative American South of the 1920s and '40s, setting the stage for a richly woven tale of love and redemption that will resonate deep within your heart.
At the heart of this narrative is Alice Murphy, a literary editor with a complex past. When she crosses paths with a young soldier who has just returned from World War II, their encounter rekindles her yearning for a child she lost long ago. The unique connection they share becomes a haunting presence in Alice's life, compelling her to embark on a profound journey of self-discovery. What she unearths has the power to transform not only her own life but also the life of the young soldier.
Set against a backdrop of an ensemble of performers, "Bright Star" unfolds as a rich tapestry of deep emotions, infused with beautiful melodies and marked by powerfully moving performances. This theatrical experience is an uplifting journey that will captivate you, holding you tight in its grasp. It is refreshingly genuine, daringly hopeful, and a testament to the enduring power of the human spirit. Join us on this remarkable journey as we explore the magic of "Bright Star."