A New Adaptation Of ANNE OF GREEN GABLES: PART I & PART II Announced As Part Of Royal Family Productions Season
Royal Family Productions (Chris Henry, Artistic Director), a Times Square based non-profit theatre company known for its innovative productions and development of new original work, is proud to announce their 2018-2019 season. Which includes a workshop presentation of a new musical by Jessica Wu, entitled YOU, ME, I, WE, after a successful workshop in 2017 RFP will present the World Premiere of a new adaptation by Chris Henry of Anne of Green Gables Part I and Part II in rep, all taking place at Royal Family Performing Arts Space (145 West 46th Street).
YOU, ME, I, WE (formerly Brass Heart the musical) has a book, music & lyrics by Royal Family's Associate Artistic Director Jessica Wu and will take place on Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13 at 7 pm. Runtime is 85 minutes. Tickets are $25; $100; $250 and can be purchased by clicking www.royalfamilyproductions.org
YOU, ME, I, WE takes a journey inside the beautifully turbulent mind of Yu-Mei Wei.
The voices in her head chatter, argue and criticize. With one thought, they can lift her up and beat her down. Sometimes they like to remember, and sometimes they like to sing.
The creative team includes Jessica Wu (Book, Music & Lyrics), Cheyenne Sykes (Lighting, Scenic and Costume Design), Claire-Rose Autran (Sound Design), Lena Gabrielle (Musical Director and Orchestrator), and Lorna Ventura (Choreographer and Co-Director). The cast will feature: Celia Mei Rubin (Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet..., Matilda, Chicago National Tour), Lynn Craig (Lazarus), Rebecca Lee Lerman (Priscilla Queen of the Desert - Norwegian Cruise Lines), Mindy Lai (The King and I), Jeffrey Gorti (Monsoon Wedding), and Lindsey Ferguson (The Illusionists).
After a successful workshop in 2017, Royal Family will present the World Premiere of Anne of Green Gables: Part I, and introduce Part II. This winter, both productions will run in rep giving audiences the opportunity to experience even more of this timeless tale by Lucy Maud Montgomery, adapted by Royal Family's Artistic Director Chris Henry. Anne of Green Gables: Part I and Part II will begin performances 1/5/2018 through 2/5/2019; Tickets are $35; $100; $250 and can be purchased by clicking www.royalfamilyproductions.org