Lizzie: the musical
by Doctuh Mistuh Productions
Jul. 14 - Jul. 30
The award-winning LIZZIE: THE MUSICAL, with a score (music & lyrics) by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer, Alan Stevens, and Tim Maner, is the story of the infamous Borden murders and trial of Lizzie Borden. Lizzie is American mythology set to a blistering rock score with a sound owing less to Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber than to Bikini Kill, The Runaways, and Heart.
The cast is comprised of four women portraying the Borden sisters, Lizzie & Emma, cook Bridget Sullivan, and housemaid Alice Russell.
A production of Doctuh Mistuh Productions and Haymaker Players
Lizzie, The Musical made its premiere at New York’s Living Theater in 2009. Since then, Lizzie has “swung her axe in over 60 cities in 6 countries,” winning best musical honors in numerous cities.The Lizzie cast features Stella Frye-ginsberg (Lizzie Borden), Leslie Hollingsworth (Emma Borden), Libby Detling (Bridget Sullivan), Maryanna Tollemache (Alice Russell), Madi Sipe (ensemble and understudy), and Jess Workman (ensemble and understudy). The creative team includes DMP’s artistic director Michael E. McKelvey (stage director), Ellie Jarrett Shattles (music director), Glenda Wolfe (costume designer), Sam Chesney (lighting designer), and Angelica Chesney (production stage manager).
405 W. 22nd Street
Austin, TX, 78705
July 14-30, 2023
Austin Playhouse, 405 W. 22nd Street, Austin, TX
Tickets $34.60 general admission, $24 students, service fee included; Thursdays pay-what-you-can (minimum $24)