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Zorba! In-Concert

December 9, 2015 7:30PM

Wednesday, December 9 | 7:30 p.m. |
Mackey Main Stage


  • Book by Joseph Stein
  • Music by John Kander; Lyrics by Fred Ebb
  • Adapted from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis
  • Directed by Terri Kent; Musical Direction by Nancy Maier
  • Featuring Fabio Polanco and members of the Kent State University Musical Theater Program
  • Presented through special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.
  • Co-produced by The Musical Theater Project, Beck Center for the Arts, and Kent State University
  • CALL THE MUSICAL THEATER PROJECT FOR TICKETS AT 216-245-TMTP (8687) | General $26; Seniors/TMTP Members $21; Children (12 & under) $10

Musical_Theater_Project_SquareHere is a chance to see a great 1968 Kander and Ebb show you may have missed - based on the wildly popular novel and film Zorba the Greek. This stirring tale captures the spirit of Greece and celebrates a people who embrace love, life, and death with equal passion. "I Am Free" proclaims Zorba in song, and you are bound to be moved by his credo!

An 'in-concert' performance simply tells the story focusing on this important American musical through all spoken dialogue and songs. Join us for a special post-show discussion with performers, Terri Kent, and Bill Rudman, Artistic Director for The Musical Theater Project.

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