CHICAGO SHOWS

View Chicago Ticket Central...  

ASSASSINS at DEPAUL UNIVERSITY

Dates

11/4/2013 - 11/10/2013

Theatre

DEPAUL UNIVERSITY


CHICAGO,IL 60614



Submit Updates
Images | Videos | Cast | Edit

Bold, original, disturbing, and alarmingly funny, ASSASSINS is perhaps the most controversial musical ever written.

This American of musicals lays bare the lives of nine individuals who assassinated or tried to assassinate the President of the United States, in a one-act historical "revusical" that explores the dark side of the American experience. From John Wilkes Booth to Lee Harvey Oswald, writers Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman bend the rules of time and space, taking us on a nightmarish roller coaster ride in which assassins and would-be assassins from different historical periods meet, interact and inspire each other to harrowing acts in the name of the American Dream.

ASSASSINS requires skilled singers who can act. This is an ideal choice for mature audiences and will challenge your designers as they try to recreate famous moments and people in America's history.

View More Shows
Add a Chicago Show Listing