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Ghost: The Musical
Book and lyrics by Bruce Joel Rubin
Music and lyrics by Dave Stewart and Glen Ballard
Based on the film produced by Paramount Pictures and Bruce Joel Rubin
Directed by Adam Hester
April 10-11, 17-18, 24-25, 2015
Based on the popular Oscar-winning movie that captured the hearts and imaginations of a generation back in the 1990s, Ghost the Musical is a timeless fantasy about the power of love. Sam is trapped as a ghost between this world and the next, trying to communicate with girlfriend Molly through a phony psychic in the hope of saving her from his murderer. Don’t miss this rollercoaster ride of music, romance and comedy.
Suitable for ages 13 and older
Alumni Competing in 2015 Competition
Brittany Taylor's ('12) play, Jars, is competing in the Manhattan Repertory Theatre Spring One Act Play Competition 2015. It will be produced March 30 - April 2 on 42nd Street, a block from Broadway. The winner of the competition will receive $1,000. In addition, the ACU Theatre is currently producing another original play by Brittany, V is for Violin, which plays February 26-28.
- Jeremy Varner ('10) was cast in James and the Giant Peach at The Alliance Theatre in Atlanta.
- Lara (Seibert) Young (‘06) was recently cast as the swing for Pippin on Broadway and is covering the Leading Player.
- David Utley (‘99) is the scenic designer for the upcoming film The Nice Guys with Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe shooting in Los Angeles and Atlanta.
- Connie and Caryn Esch (’14) are in the SAG/AFTRA feature film Cheerleader, playing the twin best friends of the head cheerleader.
- Rachel (Faulkner) Whyte (’14) has been cast as Lucinda in Into the Woods at the Ignite Theatre in Denver.