Queens Theatre in the Park (QTP) presents staged readings of the musical Rosa Parks at Queens Theatre in the Park, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, NY. Tickets are FREE. Reservations are required.
Rosa Parks is about one of the Civil Rights Movement's most respected heroines, brought to life through rich and beautiful songs. The musical depicts how an ordinary woman became renowned for an extraordinary, history-changing act of bravery. Rosa Parks is the winner of a Richard Rodgers Award for staged readings, administered by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Music by Scott Ethier. Book & Lyrics by Jeff Hughes. Directed by Daniella Topol, Musical Direction by Lisa DeSpain.