Elegies: A Song Cycle

By Tony Award-Winning Composer & Lyricist

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ELEGIES by William Finn
October 22 - November 20, 2022
Composer & Lyricist
William Finn
Director
Christina A. Coakley
Music Director
Josh Cleveland

ELEGIES is a celebration of life and music, penned by Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist William Finn (Falsettos, A New Brain, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), which commemorates the lives of people both real and fictional with rousing theatricality and unforgettable songs. From Finn’s friends, to his mother, to his dogs, to the victims of the World Trade Center collapse, these characters and their stories will enchant and enrich your spirit in this stunning masterwork that celebrates the human experience and life’s infinite joys.

Special Events
Audience Talkback: Meet the Artists

October 30, 2022 | Following the performance
Free and open to all patrons

ELEGIES Young Professionals Happy Hour

November 18, 2022 | Happy Hour @ 7:00 pm, Show @ 8:00 pm
Discounted tickets are $50 and include 1 pre-show drink, exclusive access to our upstairs lounge, and a seat for the evening’s performance

“The loquacious ghosts who hover through the nearly two dozen songs that make up William Finn's moving and exuberant song suite ... are resurrected in playful lyrics bursting with internal rhymes that remember them in all their quirky vitality.”
— The New York Times
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Cast
John Loughney
Man 1
John Loughney
Katie McManus
Woman 1
Katie McManus
Harrison Smith
Man 2
Harrison Smith
Brigid Wallace
Woman 2
Brigid Wallace
DeJeanette Horne
Man 3
DeJeanette Horne
Allison Fitzgerald
Swing
Allison Fitzgerald
Ben Clark
Swing
Ben Clark
Chris Gillespie
Man 1 Understudy
Chris Gillespie
Production Team
Director
Christina A. Coakley
Music Director
Josh Cleveland
Lighting Designer
Alberto Segarra
Projections Designer
Jeremy Bennett
Sound Engineer
Elliot Lanes
Resident Scenic Designer / Lead Carpenter
Matthew J. Keenan
Properties / Set Dressing Designer
Cindy Landrum Jacobs
Costume / Hair Designer
Shadia Hafiz
Assistant Director
Chris Gillespie
Dramaturg
Colin Smith
Stage Manager
Gabrielle Busch