SUPERMAN™

October 6-7, 12-14, 2018 | October 9-12 & 15, 2018

Public Performances at the Taft Theatre

October 6-7, 12-14, 2018

Sat, Oct. 6 at 2 PM*
Sun, Oct. 7 at 2 PM
Sun, Oct. 7 at 5 PM
Fri, Oct. 12 at 7:30 PM
Sat, Oct. 13 at 2 PM
Sat, Oct. 13 at 5 PM
Sun, Oct. 14 at 2 PM

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School Performances at the Taft Theatre

October 9-12 & 15, 2018

Tues, Oct. 9 at 9:45
Tues, Oct 9 at 12:15 PM
Wed, Oct. 10 at 9:45
Wed, Oct. 10 at 12:15 PM
Thurs, Oct.11 at 9:45
Thurs, Oct. 11 at 12:15 PM
Fri, Oct. 12 at 9:45
Fri, Oct. 12 at 12:15 PM
Mon, Oct. 15 at 9:45 AM
Mon, Oct 15 at 1 PM* Homeschool

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Or call 513.569.8080 ext. 13

* Signed for the hearing impaired.
† Show is sold out.
^ Exclusive “sensory-friendly” performance.

Description

​SUPERMAN™ is the tale of Superman’s efforts to defeat a vengeful scientist, the new villain Dr. Abner Sedgwick, who seeks to destroy the world’s symbol of good. In this premiere adaptation of the 1966 musical, It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Superman, this TYA-friendly musical will be sure to soar up, up and away into the hearts of all children and the young at heart.

Credits

Book by David Newman and Robert Benton. Based upon the comic strip “Superman.” Music by Charles Strouse. Lyrics by Lee Adams. Broadway production produced by Harold Prince. In association with Ruth Mitchell. Directed for the Broadway stage by Harold Prince. Adapted for Tams-Witmark by The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati. Script Adaption: Eric Byrd, Associate Artistic Director. Musical Arrangements: Brian Hoffman, Music Director. Roderick Justice, Producing Artistic Director. SUPERMAN © & TM DC Comics.

Thematic Connections

Arts Integration, Bullying, Courage and Honor, Critical Thinking, Exploring Differences in Others, Exploring Differences Within, Growth and Change, Imagination, Kindness, Music, Responsibility, Strength of Character

Grades

preK, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12