March 17 – 26, 2017
Fri & Sat – 7:30 pm, Sun – 2:30 pm
ENMU-Roswell Performing Arts Center
THE MUSIC MAN
There’s trouble in River City when a fast-talking salesman gets his heart stolen by the town librarian
Music, Lyrics, and Book by MEREDITH WILSON
Story by MEREDITH WILSON and FRANKLIN LACEY
THE MUSIC MAN is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. (www.MTIShows.com)
By turns wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching, The Music Man is family entertainment at its best. Meredith Willson’s six-time, Tony Award-winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every generation.
The Music Man follows fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City, Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band that he vows to organize – this, despite the fact that he doesn’t know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian, the librarian, who transforms him into a respectable citizen by curtain’s fall.