“Technical beauty and fierce emotion”
“The lady’s got pipes and uses them well.”
“Dale is the goods, a real Broadway show star. She walks on
a stage and she owns it completely."
“Sings like an angel”
"Canada's greatest musical theatre star."
David Mirvish presents The Musical Stage Company production
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Book & Lyrics by Lisa Kron
Based on the Graphic Novel by Alison Bechdel
April 13 - May 6 2018
Directed by: Robert McQueen
With Cynthia Dale as
Alison, a 43-year-old lesbian cartoonist, struggles to untangle her complex relationship with her deceased father. Moving between past and present, Alison relives an unusual childhood growing up in a funeral home, her sexual awakening and unanswerable questions about her father’s secret life.
This ground-breaking new musical based on Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir was the winner of 5 Tony Awards, including ‘Best Musical’, and has received worldwide critical acclaim for its stunning musical score and heartbreaking storytelling.
WINNER! Best Musical – 2015 Tony Award
Best Score – 2015 Tony Award
WINNER! Best Book of a Musical – 2015
Best Musical – New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award, Obie Award, Lucille Lortel Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, Off-Broadway Alliance Award
Pulitzer Prize in Drama Finalist 2014.
For more information and tickets: www.mirvish.com