The King and I was revived on Broadway this year and notably uses many children in it's cast! A classic Golden Age musical staged in modern times can often be hit or miss, but The King and I continues to enchant audiences over 60 years after its first premiere!
11-year-old Sydney Lucas took the stage by storm in front of the world. The story of her character was played by three actresses throughout the show, Sydney played the youngest version.
It is an incredible privilege to include so much quality theatre in our lives though we are far from the source.
For this season, Shea's is continuing its long streak of presenting Tony Award-winning touring musicals to the Buffalo community!
Newsies- 2012 Winner of Best Score and Best Choreography in a musical!
Matilda- 2013 Winner of Best Book, Scenic Design, Lighting Design, and Actor for a musical!
Annie- 1977 Winner of Best Actress, Book, Choreography, Costume Design, Scenic Designer, Score, and BEST MUSICAL!
Pippin- 1973 Winner of Best Actor, Choreography, Director, Lighting Designer, Scenic Designer in a musical!
Beautiful- 2014 Winner of Best Actress and Sound Design in a musical!
Dirty Dancing- Record-Breaking Worldwide Tour! (Not Tony Eligible, Foreign)