Bright Star is hopeful, communal and lasting. The show's journey is one of how our individual stories weave together as part of a collective humanity. Riverhead Faculty & Community Theatre is incredibly proud to produce the Long Island premiere of this excellent piece of spirited theatre written by actor/performer Steve Martin and musician Edie Brickell. Director Justin D. Harris and the show's production team believe this is a special production that has a natural home here on the east end. The strong sense of community the show exhibits resonates throughout our hometowns and families. The poetic lyrics and musicality of the show's folk orchestrations enrapture the audience's ears and hearts as a family's history is developed, destroyed, rediscovered and reborn.We hope you will come to the show and feel our love and joy as we tell this story.Love, let me lift this veil of darkness. Love, let me see my way back to you
News About Bright Star at Riverhead Faculty & Community Theatre
BRIGHT STAR Makes Long Island Premiere
October 17, 2019
Riverhead Faculty & Community Theatre is proud to present the Long Island premiere of Bright Star, the musical written by actor/entertainer Steve Martin and singer/songwriter Edie Brickell. Based on a true story, Bright Star tells a sweeping tale of love, community and transformation, with toe-tapping bluegrass music that will leave audiences rapt.