Emerald City Theatre in Chicago, IL has announced it will present the Chicago Premiere of “Fancy Nancy The Musical” as part of its 2014-15 season. Directed by Ernie Nolan, the production runs from January 31 – May 17, 2015 at the Apollo Theater.
Season subscriptions go on sale Tuesday, April 22nd. More information about the season and subscriptions can be found on Emerald City’s website: EmeraldCityTheatre.com.
Founded in 1996, Emerald City Theatre creates theatre experiences that inspire early learners through play. Emerald City is one of Chicago’s most attended non-profit theatres, with an annual programing reach of 80,000. Through a rigorous collaboration between innovating artists and leading educators, Emerald City develops new work for young audiences, with over 29 world premieres; produces professional productions at the Apollo Theater in Lincoln Park, The Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, and regional tour venues; and provides acclaimed educational programming throughout Chicago through Emerald City Theatre School.
Based on the popular “Fancy Nancy” books, “Fancy Nancy The Musical” had an acclaimed Off-Broadway run at Vital Theatre from 2012-2014, and is currently touring nationally. The Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording is available on Ghostlight Records.