Next Step Concert Series

Next Step Concert Series

The Next Step Concert Series is intimate, spontaneous and inventive – everything you love about 11th Hour. New and seldom seen musicals are stripped down to their very essence…good storytelling and incredible music. This season we are bringing you three iconic musicals including the first Rock musical the hit Broadway, one of Sondheim’s most sophisticated and beautiful works and a Broadway showstopper about one of literature’s most iconic female characters!

Single Tickets go on sale September 1st, 2017

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Hair

book & lyrics by James Rado and Gerome Ragni
music by Galt MacDermot
directed by Steve Pacek
October 13-15, 2017
Playing at The Drake Theater

11th Hour celebrates the 50th Anniversary of The Original American Rock Musical! Opening Off-Broadway in October 1967, HAIR broke all the rules and laid the groundwork for a new style of musical theater. Exploring issues of identity, community and global responsibility, HAIR remains as relevant today as it ever was and illustrates that by speaking out for what you believe, you truly can change the world.

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Company

music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
book by George Furth
directed by Matthew Decker
December 1-3, 2017
Playing at The Drake Theater

On the eve of his 35th Birthday, Bobby, a self-proclaimed bachelor for life, is facing a crisis. His bachelor days have quickly started to lose their excitement and the idea of always being alone has crept in. One of Sondheim’s most sophisticated and honest musicals, Company examines both the beauty and challenges that come from making a lifelong commitment to the person you love.

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Jane Eyre

music and lyrics by Paul Gordon
book and additional lyrics by John Caird
directed by Kate Galvin
March 9-11, 2018
Playing at TBA

With a haunting, Tony-nominated score, this thrilling musical adaptation of Charlotte Bronte’s classic novel brings this iconic heroine’s story vividly to life. Orphaned in childhood, Jane Eyre struggles to find her place in the world as a fiercely independent woman trapped by the strictures of class. Jane’s indomitable spirit will touch audience members who know what it means to risk everything for love and for liberty.