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‘Fun Home: The Musical’ Run Extended to November 17th

‘Fun Home: The Musical’ Run Extended to November 17th

Author: William Johnson

October 19, 2013

The theatrical run of Fun Home: The Musical has been extended to November 17th. Currently playing at the Public Theater in New York, NY, the musical is based on the beloved graphic novel by Alison Bechdel.

From four-time Tony Award-nominated composer Jeanine Tesori (Caroline, or Change) and Tony-nominee Lisa Kron (In The Wake, Well) comes a fresh, daring new musical based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Alison Bechdel. When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life. Moving between past and present, Alison relives her unique childhood playing at the family’s Bechdel Funeral Home, her growing understanding of her own sexuality and the looming, unanswerable questions about her father’s hidden desires. Directed by Sam Gold, FUN HOME is a groundbreaking, world-premiere musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes.

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About: William Johnson

William Johnson is the former Deputy Director of Lambda Literary.

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