Music by : Tom Kitt
Book and Lyrics By : Brian Yorkey
Directed by : Robert Hupp
Choreography by : Anthony Salatino
Musical Direction by : Brian Cimmet
At the center of this acclaimed Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning musical is a family at once familiar and recognizable, but also coping with its own particular dysfunction. Intimately told, Next to Normal blends the insight of fine drama with the emotional impact of a moving rock score. Often funny and always poignant, Next to Normal is a work of grace and power that goes right to the human heart. The New York Times calls Next to Normal a “brave, breathtaking musical….”
Show runtime: 2 hours, plus a 15-minute intermission
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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1, FOLLOWING THE 7:30 PM PERFORMANCE
Join a panel discussion led by Jill Anderson, managing director of Syracuse Stage, with NEXT TO NORMAL cast members and special guest Dr. Thomas L. Schwartz, professor and interim chair of psychiatry at Upstate Medical University.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3, FOLLOWING THE 8 PM PERFORMANCE
Join a panel discussion hosted by the Syracuse Stage Young Adult Council, with NEXT TO NORMAL cast members and special guest Christopher P. Lucas, MD, MPH, assistant professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Upstate Medical University and member of NAMI Syracuse.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, FOLLOWING THE 7:30 PM PERFORMANCE
Join a panel discussion hosted by artistic director Bob Hupp with NEXT TO NORMAL cast members and special guest David Keith, MD, professor of psychiatry at Upstate Medical University and a practicing psychiatrist with more than 40 years’ experience.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10, FOLLOWING THE 3 PM PERFORMANCE
In conjunction with the Purcell School of Professional Studies at Le Moyne College, join a panel discussion hosted by director of marketing Joe Whelan with NEXT TO NORMAL cast members and special guest Cory Wallack, Ph.D., director of the Syracuse University Counseling Center.
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