John & Jen (a Musical)

Presented by Western Reserve Playhouse at Western Reserve Playhouse, Richfield OH

Jul 22 - 31 2022
John & Jen (a Musical)

A truly original musical that takes a look at the complexities of relationships between brothers and sisters and parents and children, set against the background of a changing America between 1950 and 1990.

A truly original musical that takes a look at the complexities of relationships between brothers and sisters and parents and children, set against the background of a changing America between 1950 and 1990, john & jen is a gem of a show brimming with intelligence, wit and beautiful melodies.This is the story of Jen and her relationships with the two Johns of her life: her younger brother, who was killed in Vietnam, and his namesake, her son who is trying to find his way in a confusing world.

With a cast of only two people, John & Jen is a tour-de-force for two actors, taking them from childhood, through adolescence, and beyond. A chamber musical, beautifully scored for piano, cello and percussion, John & Jen is a musical about connections, commitments and the healing of the human heart. The Western Reserve Playhouse is thrilled to have Braelin Andrzejewski (Forbidden Broadway & Assassins) and Robert Kowalewski (Forbidden Broadway) as the roles John and Jen. We promise you an evening

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ADMISSION INFO

Contact: 3306207314

Email: braelin@thewrp.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jul 22, 2022 at 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 23, 2022 at 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jul 24, 2022 at 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jul 29, 2022 at 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 30, 2022 at 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jul 31, 2022 at 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sun)

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Western Reserve Playhouse

presents:

“JOHN & JEN”

A Musical by Andrew Lippa (with Book by Tom Greenwald)

Directed by Daniel Hunsicker  – Musical Direction by Dave Michaels

 

Show Dates: July 22 – July 31, 2022

 

SYNOPSIS:

 

A truly original musical that takes a look at the complexities of relationships between brothers and sisters and parents and children, set against the background of a changing America between 1950 and 1990, john & jen is a gem of a show brimming with intelligence, wit and beautiful melodies.This is the story of Jen and her relationships with the two Johns of her life: her younger brother, who was killed in Vietnam, and his namesake, her son who is trying to find his way in a confusing world.

 

With a cast of only two people, John & Jen is a tour-de-force for two actors, taking them from childhood, through adolescence, and beyond. A chamber musical, beautifully scored for piano, cello and percussion, John & Jen is a musical about connections, commitments and the healing of the human heart. The Western Reserve Playhouse is thrilled to have Braelin Andrzejewski (Forbidden Broadway & Assassins) and Robert Kowalewski (Forbidden Broadway) as the roles John and Jen. We promise you an evening of emotion, laughter, and pure talent.

 

Director – Daniel Hunsicker * Musical Director – Dave Michaels * Stage Manager – Brittany Bizub

 

“John & Jen” by Andrew Lippa and Tom Greenwald. Shows run from July 22 through July 31, 2022. Tickets are $20.00 and can be purchased and reserved seating online at www.thewrp.org/john-jen or at the door.

 

TITLE: John & Jen

BY: Andrew Lippa and Tom Greenwald

VENUE AND ADDRESS: 3326 Everett Road, Bath, Ohio 44268

RUN DATES: July 22 to July 31, 2022

TIMES OF SHOWS: Fridays and Saturdays 8:00 PM – Sundays at 2:00PM

TICKETS: $20.00

BOX OFFICE: 330-620-7314

WEB: www.thewrp.org

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

LOCATION

Western Reserve Playhouse

3316 Everett Rd, Richfield, OH 44286

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