Working: A Musical from the book by Studs Terkel

Working: A musical from the book by Studs Terkel, adapted by Stephen Schwartz and Nina FasoAdapted by Steven Schwartz and Nina Faso.

  • November 14-16, 7:30 p.m.; November 17, 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.; November 18, 2 p.m.
  • Smith-McFarland Theatre, East Stroudsburg University Fine & Performing Arts Center
  • Additional contributions by Gordon Greenberg
  • Songs by Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mary Rogers and Susan Birkenhead, Stephen Schwartz and James Taylor

Based on Studs Terkel’s best-selling book of interviews with ordinary American workers, this musical explores how people relate to their jobs and paints a fascinating picture of the core human truths that transcend professions. Songs from Tony, Grammy and Academy-Award winning composers Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell) Lin-Manuel Miranda, James Taylor, Mary Rogers and others and a book updated to reflect the contemporary workplace combine to create an extraordinary, genre-defining musical.

Recommended for ages 12 and above

General admission, $12; Faculty/staff and senior citizens (with ID), $10; Students (with ID), $7; Youth, $5.  Special pricing for the Relaxed Performance on November 17th, 2 p.m.

Remaining tickets are available at the box office one hour before curtain on performance dates (cash and checks only at the box office).

For reservations or other information, please email esuarts@esu.edu or call 570-422-3483.

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