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next to normal - 2008 - Off-Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

In this over-stimulated and pharmaceutically-obsessed world, one almost average suburban family comes to grips with a long buried secret in this haunting and darkly funny new musical. With provocative lyrics and an electrifying score, Next to Normal explores the lengths to which we'll go to keep ourselves sane and our families in place.

Second Stage Theatre


About the Theatre
(New York, NY)
307 West 43rd Street (at 8th Avenue)

next to normal Off-Broadway Cast



 

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by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2008
The American Theatre Wing and XM Satellite Radio proudly present an interview with actress Alice Ripley, on their weekly theatrical interview show, 'Downstage Center,' on XM's On Broadway (XM Channel 28).
by Peter James Zielinski - February 14, 2008
On Wednesday February 13, Second Stage Theatre (307 West 43rd street) officially opened the new musical Next to Normal, featuring Alice Ripley, Brian d'Arcy James, Adam Chanler-Berat, Jennifer Damiano, Asa Somers, and Aaron Tveit.
by BWW - February 11, 2008
Second Stage Theatre continues its 2007-2008 with the new musical Next to Normal, featuring Alice Ripley, Brian d'Arcy James, Adam Chanler-Berat, Jennifer Damiano, Asa Somers, and Aaron Tveit. With music by Tom Kitt, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey, and direction by two-time Tony nominee Michael Greif. Next to Normal will officially open on February 13, 2008 at Second Stage Theatre
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2007
Second Stage Theatre has announced the complete cast for its upcoming musical, Next to Normal. Adam Chandler-Berat, Jennifer Damiano, Asa Somers and Aaron Tveit will join the previously announced Alice Ripley and Brian d'Arcy James.

next to normal Frequently Asked Questions

What is the order of songs in next to normal and what's the order?
Prelude
Just Another Day
Everything Else
Who's Crazy/My Psychopharmacologist and I
Perfect for You
I Miss the Mountains
It's Gonna Be Good
He's Not Here
You Don't Know
I Am the One
Superboy and the Invisible Girl
I'm Alive
Make Up Your Mind/ Catch Me I'm Falling
I Dreamed a Dance
There's a World
I've Been
A Light in the Dark
Wish I Were Here
Song of Forgetting
Hey #1
Seconds and Years
Better Than Before
Aftershocks
Hey #2
You Don't Know (Reprise)
How Could I Ever Forget?
It's Gonna Be Good (Reprise)
Why Stay?/A Promise
I'm Alive (Reprise)
The Break
Make Up Your Mind/ Catch Me I'm Falling (Reprise)
Maybe (Next to Normal)
Hey #3/Perfect for You (Reprise)
So Anyway
I Am the One (Reprise)
Light

What productions of next to normal have their been?
next to normal has had 7 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2008, Off-Broadway which opened in 2008, Broadway which opened in 2009, US Tour which opened in 2010, US Tour which opened in 2010, which opened in 2013 and Washington, DC (Regional) which opened in 2020.

What awards has next to normal been nominated for?
Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Tom Kitt, Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards)Outstanding New Score (Outer Critics Circle Awards) and Outstanding Musical (The Lortels) for Second Stage Theatre.

What awards has next to normal won?
Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Tom Kitt Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) Outstanding New Score (Outer Critics Circle Awards) Outstanding Musical (The Lortels) for Second Stage Theatre.

What productions of next to normal have there been?
next to normal has had 7 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2008, Off-Broadway which opened in 2008, Broadway which opened in 2009, US Tour which opened in 2010, US Tour which opened in 2010, which opened in 2013 and Washington, DC (Regional) which opened in 2020.