Ragtime: The Musical

February 5, 2019

March 3, 2019

8:00 pm To 10:30 pm

The Pasadena Playhouse, 39 South El Molino Avenue, Pasadena

https://www.pasadenaplayhouse.org/event/ragtime/

$25+ See Website for tickets

626-356-7529

Event Description

Twenty years after its premiere, this great American musical returns to Los Angeles. Nominated for 13 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Ragtime tells the story of three families at the turn of the 20th Century in pursuit of the American dream. The award-winning score uses ragtime rhythms to paint a portrait of the people who built this country with the hopes for a brighter tomorrow.

Director David Lee says, “The themes of the show are more relevant than ever.  Set in the first years of the 20th Century, it deals with immigration, racism, white privilege, women’s rights, workers’ rights, violence in the name of justice, media’s outsize influence on our democracy, inter-sectional politics and even the clash between fact and fiction in reporting our history.”

Performance Schedule:
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m; Sunday at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

 

 

 

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