Carousel at Chicago’s Lyric Opera
One of the greatest musicals ever written for the stage has come to life in Chicago in a new staging led by Broadway talent on the stage and off as well! Carousel, the musical masterpiece of Rodgers & Hammerstein, tells the story of love and redemption through the lives Billy Bigelow and Julie Jordan. Led by Steve Pasquale, who won over Broadway last season in The Bridges Of Madison County, and fan favorite Laura Osnes, Carousel at Chicago’s Lyric Opera is looking better than ever. No really, look at these photos! Today, Luner on Theatre brings you an exciting first look at Carousel at Chicago’s Lyric Opera!
Carousel at Chicago’s Lyric Opera is now in performances through May 3rd! The production is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Rob Ashford. While there are speculations whether or not the show will move to Broadway following its Chicago run, currently it is only scheduled to play Chicago for the next several weeks. Luner on Theatre will be sure to keep you updated regarding any news on Carousel and a potential Broadway outing following its Chicago run. Thank you to Robert Kusel for the photos used in this blog post.For more information, visit Chicago Lyric Opera’s Office Website, Facebook Page or Twitter. And of course, check out the rest of Luner on Theatre for all your theatre news you don’t only need but want to know and so much more!