'Songs for a New World' tells the story of the human journey, all through song

The Brandeis Department of Theater Arts production runs through Oct. 18

Photo/Mike Lovett

From Left: Gabi Nail '18, Adam Recht '16, Kiana Nwaobia '17, Jason Theoharis '17, Rebecca Myers '18 perform in rehearsals for "Songs for a New World."

A production of "Songs for a New World," the first musical from Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown, is being presented by the Brandeis Department of Theater Arts from Oct. 15 to 18.

"Songs for a New World" features a powerful collection of songs examining life, love and the choices we make. The musical is a series of 16 separate stories told entirely through songs, allowing the audience to be immersed in a world of music while following the emotional journey of humankind. It is directed by Rachel Liff '16.

The production opened Thursday, and performances are scheduled for Friday, Oct. 16 at 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 18 at 2 p.m. Tickets are available online.

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