Skip to main content Skip to footer site map
  1. Australia - Sydney Shows
  2.   >  
  3. Sunday in the Park With George

Sunday in the Park With George at UNSW Musical Theatre Society

Dates

11/20/2019 - 11/23/2019

Theatre

UNSW Musical Theatre Society


UNSW Studio 1, Gate 2, High St
Sydney,
Facebook

Tickets Info

MTS Member: $20 Arc Member: $25 Concession: $30 General: $35
Phone: N/A


Sunday in the Park With George in Australia - Sydney


Submit Updates Images | Videos | Cast | Creative Team | | Edit

Music and Lyrics by Stephen SondheimBook by James LapineInspired by George Seurats magnificent painting, A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapines soaring musical is itself an artistic masterpiece. The musical begins with the story of George and his model and lover Dot. As George struggles to find his artistic voice, he becomes more and more distant from the one woman who truly sees him for who he really is. Meanwhile, the characters that inhabit Georges painting have lives unto themselves, which George captures with his paintbrush. A century later, George and Dots descendants, themselves struggling artists, grapple with the same issues of artistic ingenuity, and a public who just doesnt understand. Through melodic and heartbreaking music, poetic lyrics, and quick, jaunty wit, Sunday in the Park with George reveals universal truths about the nature of art, love, and passion, with the breadth and depth of arts most enduring masterpieces.

View More Shows
Add a Australia - Sydney Show Listing