News About ELEANOR, AN AMERICAN LOVE STORY at The Media Theatre
The Media Theatre Presents Ben Kapilow's 'Originals' Concert
January 04, 2020
The Media Theatre's Resident Music Director Ben Kapilow is having his first concert at the theatre on Saturday January 18. Titled 'Originals', the show will feature all original songs written by Kapilow and several of The Media Theatre's students. Professional actress Hannah Parke, who is in the upcoming 'Eleanor, An American Love Story', will perform, as well as a new Youth Ensemble. (more...)
Triumphant a work of surprising visceral force. A potent profile in courage. Chicago Sun TimesShe redefined the Office of First Lady. She was a catalyst for womens rights and universal civil rights. She was Eleanor Roosevelt. This rarely produced musical takes you to a tapestry of her younger years, her romance with Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and their time moving toward the White House.