Queen of the Mist tells the story of Anna "Annie" Edson Taylor - a real-life lady daredevil who survived the plunge over Niagara Falls. In 1901, at 63 years old, Annie was the first person to survive plunging down the falls in a barre. Queen of the Mist follows Annie's life right before her stunt down the falls to her death in 1921. For three weeks this fall, Transport Group presents a developmental workshop prodcution of this adventurous new musical from Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (Marie Christine, The Wild Party, Hello Again). Directed by Jack Cummings III.
A full production of Queen of the Mist is scheduled for 2012. Attendance at the developmental lab will be invitation only. For more information, please contact us: email@example.com.