DAVENPORT WEST HIGH SCHOOL - DAVENPORT, IA
Conceived and originally directed by John Michael Tebelak, with music and new lyrics by
Stephen Schwartz, GODSPELL is one of the biggest off-Broadway and Broadway successes of all time.
Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew, and featuring a sparkling score by Stephen Schwartz, GODSPELL boasts
a string of well-loved songs, led by the international hit, "Day By
Day." As the cast performs "Prepare Ye The Way Of The Lord," "Learn
Your Lessons Well," "All For The Best," "All Good Gifts," "Turn Back, O
Man" and "By My Side," the parables of Jesus Christ come humanly and
hearteningly to life.
Drawing from various theatrical traditions, such as clowning, pantomime, charades, acrobatics and vaudeville, GODSPELL is a groundbreaking and unique reflection on the life of Jesus, with a message of kindness, tolerance and love.
Visit the official Godpell on Broadway site for tickets and more information on this new production.
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