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About This Show

THEATER FOR THE NEW CITY
Executive Director, Crystal Field


Presents

STEALING MONA LISA
A musical about life, love and larceny.
Based on the true story of the theft of what became possibly the most famous painting in the world.
December 22, 2022 – January 8, 2023
Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8:00 PM,  Sunday at 3:00 PM
Running Time: 1 hour 45 minutes, one intermission
Tickets $18, Seniors/Students $15 – Box Office (212) 254-1109
No shows December 24, 25, 31 and January 1
Theater for the New City
155 First Avenue (between 9th & 10th Street)
CABARET THEATER
It’s 1911 and the Mona Lisa is missing. “Stealing Mona Lisa” is a new musical based on the true story of the theft of this famous painting from the Louvre. Well known at the time, Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa suddenly became a mystery and a celebrity. Fingerprinting had just been invented and the media went wild when this masterpiece vanished. It would be several years before the painting was found. Who took Mona Lisa and why? A great cast brings “Stealing Mona Lisa” to life in a musical where the Mona Lisa herself comes to life. A new musical rooted in art, history and an amazing story that shook the art world, this show will take you on a voyage to France and Italy in the search for the missing Mona Lisa. Where was Mona Lisa, why was the painting taken and how was she recovered and returned to Paris on Dec. 31, 1913? A great story, great music, great cast, great musical and a great time. Don’t miss “Stealing Mona Lisa!”
CAST
Vincenzo – Steven J. Harris
Homelle – Josh Bernard-Kriegl
Leah – Sid Parker
Mona Lisa – Tori Jewell
Labrielle – Emily Doran
Lepine – Emily Cohen
Ruffina – Teal French-Levine
Alfreda – Molly Loveless
Prosecutor – Clark Mantilla
BEHIND THE SCENES
Jack Ligenza – Director
Ali Walensky – Stage Manager, Lights
Claude Solnik – Book, Lyrics
Gary Edwards – Composer
Tristan Cano – Pianist, song teaching and performance
Robert Long – Pianist, song teaching
Everett Clark – Costumes
Camila Grunberg – Choreographer
Associate Choreographer / Intimacy Coordinator Katie Michelle Stahl
COVID Protocol:
As of September 26th, 2022, we are no longer requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination for our audience upon entry.
Wearing of masks is suggested in the lobby, restrooms and performance spaces at Theater for the New City, but they are not required.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: December 22, 2022 Final Performance: January 8, 2023

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