Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, this rock musical chronicles the life of Diana, a suburban mother with bipolar disorder. Nominated for 11 Tony Awards and winner of three, including Best Musical Score, Next To Normal explores mental illness from the points of view of all who are affected, including Diana’s husband and daughter. Music by Tom Kitt. Book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey.
Directed by Julia Gagne.
NOTE: This play depicts mental illness and may not be appropriate for children or audience members who are sensitive to the topics portrayed. Contains adult language and adult themes.
* * * Due to the intimate setting of the Black Box Theater, late seating cannot be accommodated. We advise arriving at least 20 minutes prior to show time.