In the Company of Harold Prince: Broadway Producer, Director, Collaborator
February 17 @ 10:30 am - August 5 @ 6:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All Ages, 2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10
See original costumes, set models, and archival video from shows created Harold “Hal” Prince including West Side Story, Fiddler on the Roof, Cabaret, Company, Sweeney Todd, and Phantom of the Opera. Borrowing from the aesthetic of immersive theatre, visitors to can pick up, examine, and interact with reproductions of documents and objects. Facsimiles of the paperwork for Pajama Game and Damn Yankees will be scattered over a recreation of Prince’s desk. Digital replicas of stage manager Ruth Mitchell’s scripts will be linked to thousands of never-before-seen photographs from the Library’s collections. An open cabaret stage allows visitors to perform pieces from his shows or record their own stories about their experience with Prince’s theatrical work.