Paradise Square: A Musical for America

Theatre: Berkeley Repertory Theatre - Roda
Status: Currently On
(December 27, 2018 - March 10, 2019 )
  • Rehearsal: November 1, 2018
  • Preview: December 27, 2018
  • Open: January 10, 2019
  • Close: March 10, 2019
Musical - World Premiere

Drawing on popular music of the 19th century, the musical is inspired by the real-life Five Points community, a group of Black and Irish Americans who co-existed in a 20-block area of Manhattan in 1863, and whose existence was disrupted by the arrival of the Civil War.

Staff & Creative Team

Music & Lyrics:

Stephen Foster

Director:

Moises Kaufman

Choreographer:

Bill T Jones

Additional Lyrics:

Nathan Tysen
Larry Kirwan

Settings:

Allen Moyer

Lighting:

Donald Holder

Sound:

Jon Weston

Musical Director:

Jason Howland

Cast

12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019
12/27/2018 - 03/10/2019