Music by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus
Lyrics by Tim Rice & Björn Ulvaeus
June 28 – July 21, 2019
In this musical, the ancient game of Chess becomes a metaphor for romantic rivalries, competitive gamesmanship, super-power politics, and international intrigues. The pawns in this drama form a love triangle: the loutish American chess star, the earnest Russian champion, and a Hungarian American female assistant who arrives at the international chess match in Bangkok with the American, but falls for the Russian. From Bangkok to Budapest the players, lovers, politicians, and spies manipulate and are manipulated to the pulse of a monumental rock score that includes “One Night in Bangkok” and “Heaven Help My Heart.”
(Presented with permission through Samuel French, Inc.)
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SEASON 38 (2018-2019)
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By Aaron Posner
August 24, 2018–September 16, 2018
The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin
By Kirsten Childs
October 12, 2018–November 4, 2018
White Guy on the Bus
By Bruce Graham
January 11, 2019–January 27, 2019
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center of New York City
By Halley Feiffer
March 1, 2019–March 17, 2019
Music by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus, Lyrics by Tim Rice & Björn Ulvaeus
June 28, 2019–July 21, 2019
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