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"tick, tick...BOOM!" Theatrical Production

Presented by Birmingham-Southern College Dept of Theatre at College Theatre - Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham AL

Oct 04 - 07 2018
"tick, tick...BOOM!" Theatrical Production

This endearing rock musical set in 1990 by the award-winning composer of “RENT” traces a journey of turning 30 and holding onto dreams

Birmingham-Southern College is kicking off their first stage production of 2018-19 in October with four performances of tick, tick…BOOM! This autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning composer of RENT, follows a composer, Jon, and the sacrifices that he made to achieve his big break in theater. His girlfriend wants to get married and move out of the city, his best friend is making big bucks on Madison Avenue and, yet, Jon is still waiting on tables

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Tickets cost $20 for the general public; $10 for students regardless of the school they attend. Reserve tickets starting Sept. 20 by calling the Theatre Box Office at (205) 226-4780 or going online; Box Office hours are Monday through Friday from 1-4:45 p.m. during ticket sales.

Contact: 205-226-4780



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 BSC Professor of Theatre Michael Flowers will present a free, public talk titled “The Big 3-0. The End of Youth?: A Look at Hope and Dreams Through the Lens of Jonathan Larson’s Autobiographical Musical tick, tick…BOOM!” on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 11 a.m. at the College Theatre/Mainstage. Participants in the Provost’s Forum will include Flowers and music director Tumminello as well as several Birmingham-Southern alums who will talk about what their hopes and dreams look like a decade after graduating from the college. The cast will perform selected songs and scenes from the show.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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