Gabriel Barre to Direct Goodspeed Musicals’ Amazing Grace
Gabriel Barre will direct Goodspeed Musicals’ production of the new musical, Amazing Grace, to play the Norma Terris Theatre, May 17-June 10.
Featuring music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and book by Arthur Giron and Smith, the show is based on the life of John Newton, the former slave trader who wrote the world’s most recognized hymn. Benoit-Swan Pouffer will choreograph the production, which will feature music supervision by Kimberly Grigsby.
Barre’s credits include the Off-Broadway musical productions of The Wild Party and Summer of ’42, as well as Stand By Your Man at Goodspeed.