Brooklynite
Music and Lyrics by Peter Lerman
Book by Peter Lerman and Michael Mayer
Directed by Michael Mayer
Choreographed by Steven Hoggett

World Premiere coming February 2015 at The Vineyard Theatre:
www.vineyardtheatre.org/brooklynite/

This electrifying world-premiere musical helmed by director Michael Mayer (HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, SPRING AWAKENING), with music and lyrics by Peter Lerman (winner of the Jonathan Larson Award), book by Peter Lerman and Michael Mayer, and choreography by Steven Hoggett (ONCE, AMERICAN IDIOT) will be a must-see theatrical event. In BROOKLYNITE, Trey Swieskowski is an idealistic hardware store clerk who dreams of becoming a superhero. Astrolass, Brooklyn’s most celebrated superhero, is determined to throw in the cape and live like a normal Brooklynite. When they meet they hatch a plan that will change their lives forever. But can they save Brooklyn when it suddenly teeters on the brink of disaster? BROOKLYNITE is inspired by the real Brooklyn Superhero Supply Company located in Park Slope, with characters created by Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman.

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Lyrics by Susan Birkenhead
Book by Sabrina Dhawan
Directed by Mira Nair

A heartfelt and universal celebration of life, love and the meaning of family.

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Music and Lyrics by Peter Lerman
Book by Dmitry Lipkin
Directed by Michael Mayer
Choreography by Oleg Glushkov