Emerald City Theatre to Present “Fancy Nancy The Musical” Chicago Premiere

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.

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Fancy Nancy The Musical
Chicago Premiere!

January 31 – May 17, 2015
Apollo Theater,  2540 N Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL

Based on the books by Jane O’Connor and illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser
Book & Lyrics by Susan DiLallo
Music & Lyrics by Danny Abosch
Directed by Ernie Nolan

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© 2017 Danny Abosch | Art & Photos: Michelle Dimuzio, Robin Preiss Glasser, First Stage, Scholastic, Lauren Machlica, milograph.com, Tommy Nolan, Paul Ruffolo, Chris Dzombak