Carrie

Lucille Lortel Theatre
121 Christopher St, New York, NY 10014
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Carrie White is a misfit. At school, she's an outcast who's bullied by the popular crowd, and virtually invisible to everyone else. At home, she's at the mercy of her loving but cruelly over-protective mother. But Carrie's just discovered she's got a special power, and if pushed too far, she's not afraid to use it… Based on Stephen King's bestselling novel, the musical Carrie hasn't been seen since its legendary 1988 Broadway production. Now, the show's original authors have joined with director Stafford Arima (Altar Boyz) and MCC Theater for a newly reworked and fully re-imagined vision of this gripping tale. Set today, in the small town of Chamberlain, Maine, Carrie features a book by Lawrence D. Cohen (screenwriter of the classic film), music by Academy Award winning composer Michael Gore (Fame, Terms of Endearment), and lyrics by Academy Award winning lyricist Dean Pitchford (Fame, Footloose). The cast will be led by Tony Award nominee Marin Mazzie (Next to Normal, Kiss Me Kate) as Carrie's evangelical mother, Margaret White, and Molly Ranson (Jerusalem, August: Osage County) as the lonely, vengeful, yet fragile girl at the center of it all.

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NEWS

PHOTO FLASH: Lewis Black, Lesley Gore, Jonathan Groff, Megan Hilty, Constantine Maroulis at Miscast Benefit - Mar 27, 2012

Carrie to Play Final Off-Broadway Performance April 8 - Mar 23, 2012

PHOTO FLASH Edie Falco, Megan Hilty, Jane Krakowski Celebrate MCC Theater's Carrie Opening - Mar 2, 2012

Carrie - Mar 1, 2012

MCC Theater Extends Carrie Through April 22 - Feb 27, 2012

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