“Music: Beloved Broadway Musicals” presented by David Cohen
Dates: Wednesdays, Oct 5 - Nov 2, 2016
Time: 6:30 - 8 PM
Location: Sandwich Public Library, Rm 2
Cost: $85 members/$95 non-members
Discover what makes the greatest Broadway musicals so special. We will watch video excerpts from some of the top musicals of all and discuss why these shows have captured the hearts and imagination of audiences for generations. Each class will focus on show with emphasis on understanding and more fully experiencing the music, lyrics, characters and plot lines. Shows to be in this course will be some of the longest running Broadway musicals, including: The Phantom of the Opera, Cabaret, Cats, West Side Story, The Producers and Fiddler on the Roof. Participants will learn some of the underlying literary, musical and lyrical innovations used as well as gain insight into the characters and plot lines of these great musicals.
Instructor: David Cohen