Description

More than any other popular songwriter in recent memory, Harry Chapin was a storyteller. He celebrated the extraordinary lives of ordinary folk, and whether through comedy or pathos, reminded us of a shared emotional heritage. Here, the most inherently theatrical of Chapin's narrative pieces have been assembled, allowing the stories within them to dictate their own dramatic shape.

Original production by Joseph Stern, Sandi, Stephen & Tom Chapin.

Director & Choreographer: Pat Dawson

Musical Director: Douglas Livingston

Publication Date

11-8-1995

Production Year

1995/1996

Theatre Location

Sheridan Hall, Sheridan

Cast

Female Ensemble
Sonya Grundy, Cathy Hansen, Megan Hill, Sarah Jane Hood, Sid Kroach, Lizzie Kurtz, Brenda Massey, Stephanie Parker, Hannah Strong, Regan Thiel, Kara Tremel, Karen Westbye

Male Ensemble
Matthew Hussey, J.D. Ibay, Howard Jackson, Ryan Kelly, Mark Umphrey, Graham Vick, Jean-Paul Yovanoff

Keywords

Lies & Legends; The Musical Stories of Harry Chapin, Harry Chapin, Theatre Sheridan, musical theatre

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Disciplines

Theatre and Performance Studies

Faculty

Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

School

Department of Visual and Performing Arts

Files

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Creative Commons License

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Original Citation

Dawson, P. (Director). (1995, November 8 – 25). Lies & legends; The musical stories of Harry Chapin [Theatre Performance]. Oakville: Theatre Sheridan.

Lies & Legends; the Musical Stories of Harry Chapin, November 8 – 25, 1995

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