INSIGHT THEATRE COMPANY ANNOUNCES ITS 2016 SEASON

(St. Louis, MO) – Insight Theatre proudly announces its 9th season. The 2016 season begins with the winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Lyrics and Best Book, COMPANY by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth which has a brilliantly brisk and energetic score that includes the classics, “Getting Married Today “ and “The Ladies Who Lunch.” Next up is the truly original musical honoring brothers and sisters and parents and children JOHN and JEN by Andrew Lippa and Tom Greenwald. This is the story of Jen and her brother John growing up together as best friends. To end the season, one of the most outstanding dramas of our time INHERIT THE WIND. A 1920’s schoolteacher is put on trial for violating the Butler Act, a state law that prohibits public school teachers from teaching evolution instead creationism. Additionally, Insight’s interns will produce an Intern Showcase. The season begins on June 17, 2016 and ends on August 28, 2016.

COMPANY

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by George Furth

  • June 17th-July 3rdh
    • Directed by Doug Finlayson, Musical Direction by Catherine Edwards Kopff

Starring: Martin Fox, Laurie McConnell

JOHN and JEN

By Andrew Lippa and Tom Greenwald

  • July 15th-July 31st
    • Directed by Trish Brown, Musical Direction by Larry Pry

Starring: Spencer Davis Milford and Jenni Ryan

INHERIT THE WIND

By Robert Edwin Lee and Jerome Lawrence

  • August 27th– September 13th
    • Directed by Sydnie Grosberg Ronga

Starring: John Contini, Susie Wall and Alan Knoll

  INTERN SHOWCASE

  •  August 5th and 6th

Season tickets are available starting April 10, 2016

Individual seats go on sale May 1st

For more information call the box office at 314.556.1293 or email info@insighttheatrecompany.com

ABOUT INSIGHT

Insight’s goal is to produce the highest quality of plays and musicals in order to entertain, inspire, and reveal the complexity of the human spirit.