A Memorable Story of Love and Family, The Fantasticks Has Been Long-Running for a Reason
Celebrate the love of theatre itself with this gem! This Friday, Stages Repertory Theatre challenges you to "Try to Remember” a time when The Fantasticks wasn't enchanting audiences around the globe. Check it out live on stage on February 7th at 8:00 p.m.!
The Fantasticks is the longest-running musical in the world and with good reason: at the heart of its breathtaking poetry and subtle theatrical sophistication is a purity and simplicity that transcends cultural barriers. The result is a timeless fable of love that manages to be nostalgic and universal at the same time.
The Fantasticks is a funny and romantic musical about a boy, a girl, and their two fathers who try to keep them apart. The narrator, El Gallo, asks the audience to use their imagination and follow him into a world of moonlight and magic. The boy and the girl fall in love, grow apart and finally find their way back to each other after realizing the truth in El Gallo's words that, "without a hurt, the heart is hollow." The tale is punctuated by a bountiful series of catchy, memorable songs, many of which have become classics.
Founded in 1978, Stages Repertory Theatre advances theatre and enlivens community to make a more vibrant Houston. Stages present a broad scope of plays and musicals in an intimate setting, creating powerful connections between plays and people. With a design unlike any other in the region, this unique campus is poised to bring audiences and artists closer to each other than ever before.
Be there when Stages Repertory Theatre presents The Fantasticks tomorrow night! Tickets start at $25 and are available online at www.stageshouston.com and Stages Repertory Theatre. For additional information, please call 713-527-0123.
We know you love your home at Westmount at London Park Apartments in Houston, Texas, but it’s important to stay active and involved in your community. Attending this event is the perfect chance for you to journey outside your comfort zone to meet new people and seek new opportunities.
Friday, February 7, 2020—8:00 PM
Event Venue Location:
Stages Repertory Theatre
3201 Allen Parkway
Houston, Texas 77019