HAIR (The Musical)

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Friday, November 8, 2019 - 7:30pm

Roe Green Center for the School of Theatre and Dance

Kent State University’s School of Theatre and Dance continues its 2019-2020 season with the iconic Tony Award-winning tribal rock musical "Hair." The production runs Nov. 1-10, 2019 in E. Turner Stump Theatre, located in the Center for the Performing Arts, 1325 Theatre Drive, Kent, OH 44242.

For tickets call 330-672-ARTS (2787), purchase online at www.kent.edu/theatredance or in person at the Performing Arts Box Office located in the Roe Green Center lobby of the Center for the Performing Arts at 1325 Theatre Drive. The box office is open Mon. – Fri., Noon to 5 pm. Tickets are $18 for adults, $16 for Kent State University alumni, $14 for faculty and staff, $14 for seniors (60+) and non-Kent State students age 18 and under are $10. Tickets for full-time, Kent campus undergraduates are free of charge. Groups of 10 or more can purchase tickets for $12 per person. Flex pass subscriptions are also available. The box office accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, checks, and cash.

Directed by professor Terri Kent and choreographed by guest artist Martín Céspedes, "Hair" features book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni & James Rado and music by Galt MacDermot. The iconic Tony and Grammy Award-winning musical is the embodiment of late 1960s counterculture, exploring themes of race, war, freedom, and religion and features songs such as "Aquarius" and "Let the Sunshine In."

The production team includes music direction by assistant professor Jennifer Korecki, costume design by Maru Perez, lighting design by associate professor Jakyung C. Seo, scenic design by Tetta Askeland, sound design by Parker Strong, and technical direction by Steve Sawicki. Nate Holley is the props master and Grant Abbott is the production stage manager.

For more information on "Hair," please visit https://www.kent.edu/theatredance/hair.