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October 3 - October 7| $23 Get Tickets
Thursday, October 3 at 7:30PM
Friday, October 4 at 7:30PM
Saturday, October 5 at 7:30PM
Sunday, October 6 at 2:30PM
Book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell
Music and Lyrics by Karey Kirkpatrick and Wayne Kirkpatrick
U.S. College and University Premiere!
Shenandoah Conservatory presents the U.S. college and university premiere of Something Rotten!, the hilarious Broadway hit musical comedy about the musical comedy that started it all. Set in the 1590s, brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom are desperate to write a hit play, but are stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rock star known as “The Bard.” When a local soothsayer foretells the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world’s first musical. Amidst the scandalous excitement of opening night, the brothers realize that reaching the top means being true to thine own self. With its heart on its ruffled sleeve and sequins in its soul, Something Rotten! is an uproarious dose of pure Broadway fun and an irresistible ode to musicals—those dazzling creations that entertain us, inspire us, and remind us that everything is better with an exclamation point!
Duration: Approximately 140 minutes*
*Production duration is subject to change
SUGGESTED SHOW RATING: PG-13
This production of Something Rotten! contains the use of theatrical haze, flashing lights, bawdy Shakespearean humor, and many, many egg-cellent musical theatre references. Contact the Box Office for more information.
Concessions will be available for cash purchase beginning one hour prior to this performance.
Infrared hearing system headsets are available in Ohrstrom-Bryant Theatre only. Accommodations for disabilities may be arranged by contacting the Box Office at least three days prior to the performance.