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CARRIE THE MUSICAL is Now Playing at Dakota Stage Ltd. Photo CARRIE THE MUSICAL is Now Playing at Dakota Stage Ltd.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2022

The stunning Stephen King novel arrives at Dakota Stage just in time for spooky season. High school outcast Carrie White is growing up and things aren‚Äôt easy for her ‚ÄĒ not the least of which are her issues with her scornful classmates and her overbearing mother.

Photos: First Look At CARRIE: THE MUSICAL At The Sherman Playhouse Photo Photos: First Look At CARRIE: THE MUSICAL At The Sherman Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

The Sherman Players will present CARRIE: THE MUSICAL based on Stephen King's classic thriller, opening Friday September 30th at 8:00 p.m. Get a first look at photos here!

Sherman Players' Opens CARRIE: THE MUSICAL Next Week Photo Sherman Players' Opens CARRIE: THE MUSICAL Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

On Friday, September 30, The Sherman Playhouse will open its third production for the 2022 season, CARRIE: THE MUSICAL, directed by Bradford Blake (2021's WRECK THE HALLS and 2019's CABARET) with music direction by Charles Smith. Produced by Al Chiappetta, the curtain rises at 8:00 p.m. for a four week run.

The Sherman Players Presents CARRIE THE MUSICAL, September 30 - October 22 Photo The Sherman Players Presents CARRIE THE MUSICAL, September 30 - October 22
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2022

The Sherman Players will present their third production of the 2022 season, CARRIE THE MUSICAL, based on the novel by Stephen King, written by Lawrence D. Cohen with lyrics by Dean Pitchford and music by Michael Gore. CARRIE will be directed by Bradford Blake, with music direction by Charles Smith. The producer is Al Chiappetta.

IU Theatre & Dance to Present CARRIE: THE MUSICAL Photo IU Theatre & Dance to Present CARRIE: THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2022

IU Theatre & Dance will continue its triumphant return to live productions with Carrie: the Musical, the infamous adaptation of Stephen King's terrifying novel featuring a score by Michael Gore and Dean Pitchford (Fame, Footloose, Camp) and book by original screenwriter Lawrence D. Cohen.

In the Wings Promotions to Stage CARRIE: THE MUSICAL Photo In the Wings Promotions to Stage CARRIE: THE MUSICAL
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 19, 2022

In the Wings Promotions (ITW) has announced their first in-person production since late 2019, CARRIE: THE MUSICAL. CARRIE: THE MUSICAL features Music and Lyrics by Michael Gore and Dean Pitchford and Book by Lawrence D. Cohen and is based on the novel by Stephen King. Directed and Choreographed by Nadia Verrucci with Musical Direction by Ian Baird, CARRIE: THE MUSICAL runs May 5-14, 2022 at MainLine Theatre in Montreal. Tickets are on sale NOW!

Sherman Players Announce 2022 Mainstage Season Photo Sherman Players Announce 2022 Mainstage Season
by Stephi Wild - Dec 27, 2021

The Sherman Players return for their first full theatrical season in nearly two years. The 2022 mainstage season was announced at the close of the final production of the 2021 season, WRECK THE HALLS by Sherman Players President, Steve Stott.

Top 5 musicales más terroríficos para este Halloween Photo Top 5 musicales más terroríficos para este Halloween
by Angeles Diaz - Oct 29, 2021

Halloween se acerca y hoy BWW quiere recomendaros algunos de los musicales m√°s terror√≠ficos y divertidos para escuchar en esta √©poca del a√Īo y que tambi√©n conozc√°is sus adaptaciones en Espa√Īa.

Faust Theatre Announces Cast & Crew for CARRIE THE MUSICAL Photo Faust Theatre Announces Cast & Crew for CARRIE THE MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2021

Faust Theatre opens its 2021-2022 season with CARRIE THE MUSICAL, the company's return to the Kansas City live theatre scene since March 2020. CARRIE marks the first show at Faust Theatre under the new Executive Direction from the Arts Asylum and new Associate Artistic Director, Amari Lewis.

BWW Interview: CARRIE at Columbus Immersive Theater Photo BWW Interview: CARRIE at Columbus Immersive Theater
by Paul Batterson - Jul 28, 2021

If there were a secondary title to the Columbus Immersive Theater’s production of CARRIE, it would be There Will Be Blood. Lots of blood, in fact.

Lawrence D. Cohen Videos

Broadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2020

Today we rewind to 2011, when Carrie returned to the off-Broadway stage with MCC. The reworked production opened March 1, 2011, with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, music by Academy Award winning composer Michael Gore, and lyrics by Academy Award winning lyricist Dean Pitchford.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway

by Stage Tube - May 12, 2020

On this day in 1988, the musical adaptation of the horror tale, Carrie, began its notoriously short original Broadway run.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 5/12/16- CARRIE
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2016

Today in 1988, Carrie opened at the Virginia Theatre (now the August Wilson Theatre), where it ran for 5 performances. Carrie: The Musical is a musical with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, lyrics by Dean Pitchford, and music by Michael Gore. Adapted from Stephen King's novel Carrie, it focuses on an awkward teenage girl with telekinetic powers whose lonely life is dominated by an oppressive religious fanatic mother. When she is humiliated by her classmates at the high school prom, she wreaks havoc on everyone and everything in her path.

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of Immersive CARRIE THE MUSICAL in L.A.
by TV - On the Road - Oct 13, 2015

CARRIE THE MUSICAL returned to Los Angeles at the historic Los Angeles Theatre, the first theatrical musical at that venue. CARRIE THE MUSICAL began previews on October 1, 2015 and officially opened on October 8, 2015. Check out a first look at highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Peregrine Theatre Ensemble's CARRIE
by Stage Tube - Aug 11, 2015

Peregrine Theatre Ensemble will be performing its entire 2015 season in the old high school auditorium at Provincetown Schools, 12 Winslow Street in Provincetown, MA. This allows Peregrine to transform the space into Carrie's high school in Chamberlain, Maine. During this interactive theatrical experience they invite the audience to attend prom and fully commit to the world of CARRIE the musical for a night they will never forget.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Peregrine Theatre's CARRIE THE MUSICAL With Missy Michael Jamieson, Paige McNamara and More!
by Stage Tube - Jun 26, 2015

Peregrine Theatre Ensemble will be performing its entire 2015 season in the old high school auditorium at Provincetown Schools, 12 Winslow Street in Provincetown, MA. This allows Peregrine to transform the space into Carrie's high school in Chamberlain, Maine. During this interactive theatrical experience they invite the audience to attend prom and fully commit to the world of CARRIE the musical for a night they will never forget.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 5/12/15- CARRIE
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2015

Today in 1988, Carrie opened at the Virginia Theatre (now the August Wilson Theatre), where it ran for 5 performances. Carrie: The Musical is a musical with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, lyrics by Dean Pitchford, and music by Michael Gore. Adapted from Stephen King's novel Carrie, it focuses on an awkward teenage girl with telekinetic powers whose lonely life is dominated by an oppressive religious fanatic mother. When she is humiliated by her classmates at the high school prom, she wreaks havoc on everyone and everything in her path.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from La Mirada's CARRIE THE MUSICAL!
by Stage Tube - Mar 29, 2015

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman, and The Transfer Group present the Los Angeles premiere of the all-new, reimagined, environmental and completely immersive theater production of the legendary musical CARRIE THE MUSICAL. Check out highlights from the show below!

Video: Meet the Cast of CARRIE
by Jeff Davis - Oct 6, 2014

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 5/12- CARRIE
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2014

Today in 1988, Carrie opened at the Virginia Theatre (now the August Wilson Theatre), where it ran for 5 performances. Carrie: The Musical is a musical with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, lyrics by Dean Pitchford, and music by Michael Gore. Adapted from Stephen King's novel Carrie, it focuses on an awkward teenage girl with telekinetic powers whose lonely life is dominated by an oppressive religious fanatic mother. When she is humiliated by her classmates at the high school prom, she wreaks havoc on everyone and everything in her path.


Lawrence D. Cohen Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Lawrence D. Cohen written?
Lawrence D. Cohen has written 1 shows including Carrie (Bookwriter).