Next month, the Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center in Covington, Kentucky, presents Alfred Uhry and Jason Robert Brown’s Parade, the 2000 Tony Award winner for “Best Book” and “Best Score.” This transformational story of a country at odds with its declarations of equality is brought to life by the remarkable talent from CCM’s Department of Musical Theatre!
Running April 5 – 21 in the Carnegie’s Otto M. Budig Theatre, Parade is directed by Ed Cohen and Dee Anne Bryll with musical direction by Stephen Goers.
In the sweltering intolerance of 1913 Atlanta, northerner and Jewish factory manager Leo Frank is wrongfully accused of murdering of a 13-year-old girl under his employment. As press frenzy and public outrage whip his trial into a referendum, Frank’s only hope lies in a brave crusade by the southern wife he never understood, among a people that never understood him.
- 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 5 *
- 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 6
- 3 p.m. Sunday, April 7
- 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 12 *
- 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 13
- 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14
- 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 19 *
- 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 20
- 3 p.m. Sunday, April 21
* Closed captioning provided on these dates.
The Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center
1028 Scott Boulevard
Covington, KY 41011
Tickets to Parade are $19 – $26 and are available through the Carnegie Box Office. Call 859-967-1940 or visit www.thecarnegie.com for more information.
CCM Musical Theatre Program Sponsor: The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation