Soon To Hit The Wagner Stage In 2020

Soon To Hit The Wagner Stage In 2020

SISTER ACT (February 27th,2020-March 8th, 2020)

A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship! Based on the hit film, Sister Act features original music by multi-award-winner Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors). When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in a convent. Using her disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, Deloris breathes new life into the church, but also blows her cover. Directed and choreographed by Darren Lee, music direction by Dr. Lauri Young.

DANCE PROJECT 2020 (March 5th-March 8th)

Original choreography presented by Wagner student dancers.

ON THE TOWN (March 23, 2020-May 3rd, 2020)

New York! New York! A helluva town. The Bronx is up and the Battery’s down. During World War II, three sailors have 24 hours’ leave to explore New York City. Friendship, perseverance, and pure adrenaline help them make the most of their time. With thrilling music by Leonard Bernstein, and playful lyrics and book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, the show’s celebrated score includes such standards as “Come Up to My Place,” “I Can Cook, Too,” “Some Other Time” and “New York, New York.” Directed by Theresa McCarthy, choreographed by Carissa Bellando.