Proctors to Bring Mean Girls, Hadestown, More in 2020-2021 Season
EDIT: Shows have been postponed due to COVID-19
Proctors held their 2020-2021 Season Announcement Bash on Monday, I was there and there are some amazing shows coming to the area!
Hadestown (October 13-18, 2020): Hadestown intertwines two mythic tales – that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone – as it invites you on a hell-raising journey to the underworld and back.
My Fair Lady (November 10-15, 2020): Boasting such classic songs like “I Could Have Danced All Night,” this show tells the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young cockney flower seller, and Henry Higgins, a linguistics professor who is determined to transform her into his idea of a “proper lady.”
Pretty Woman: The Musical (December 2-6, 2020): A modern Cinderella story It centers around a free-spirited Hollywood Prostitute Vivian Ward, who is hired by Edward Lewis, a wealthy businessman, to be his escort for several business and social functions, and their developing relationship over the course of her week-long stay with him [Wiki].
To Kill a Mockingbird (December 29- January 3, 2021): Scout Finch lives with her brother, Jem, and their widowed father, Atticus, in the sleepy Alabama town of Maycomb. Maycomb is suffering through the Great Depression, but Atticus is a prominent lawyer and the Finch family is reasonably well off in comparison to the rest of society [Sparknotes].
Mean Girls (February 2-7, 2021): Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. Soon, the naive newbie falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina George. But when Cady devises a plan to end Regina’s reign, she learns the hard way that you can’t cross a Queen Bee without getting stung.
Aida (March 16-21, 2021): Aida is a compelling tale of star-crossed lovers belonging to feuding nations, torn between their conflicted loyalties to their countries and to each other.
The Prom (March 30- April 4, 2021): The musical follows four Broadway actors lamenting their days of fame, as they travel to the conservative town of Edgewater, Indiana to help a lesbian student banned from bringing her girlfriend to the high school prom [Wiki].
The Lion King (April 15-May 2, 2021): Subscriber exclusive, not included in subscription but tickets are immediately available to all subscribers.