The Outsiders: A New Musical
The world premiere of “The Outsiders,” the new musical adapted from S.E. Hinton’s novel and Francis Ford Coppola’s film, has been announced.
Performances begin Feb. 19, 2023, at La Jolla Playhouse ahead of opening night on Mar. 4, 2023. The production closes Mar. 19, 2023.
“The Outsiders” features a book by Pulitzer Prize finalist Adam Rapp, along with music and lyrics by Jamestown Revival’s Jonathan Clay and Zach Chance and Tony winner Justin Levine.
The story, set in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in 1967. It follows Ponyboy Curtis, Johnny Cade, and their chosen family of ‘outsiders’ as they fight for survival and find purpose in a world that may never accept them. Starring as Ponyboy will be Brody Grant, most recently seen in the New York City Center production of “Parade.”
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