Atlanta will be swept away by this ravishing and relevant production at Cobb Energy Centre on Saturday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 24 at 1:00 p.m.
Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, Nov. 20 at 10 a.m. Tickets, priced at $45, $55, and $65, are available online at www.Ticketmaster.com, by calling 800-735-3000, or at the Cobb Energy Centre Box Office.
Winning Tony Awards for Best Book and Best Musical Score, this 13-time Tony Award nominated musical is a timeless celebration of life – what it could and should be! The Hollywood Reporter declares that RAGTIME is “one of the best musicals of recent decades.” Its celebrated score includes “Wheels of a Dream,” “Back to Before” and the title song, “Ragtime.”
RAGTIME features a book by Terrence McNally, music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens and is based on E.L. Doctorow’s best-selling 1975 novel. Tony-nominated Director & Choreographer Marcia Milgrom Dodge will helm the production. Scenic Design by Kevin Depinet, Lighting Design by Mike Baldassari and Sound Design by Craig Cassidy.
The stories of an upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant and a daring young Harlem musician unfold - set in turn-of-the-century New York - all three united by their desire and belief in a brighter tomorrow. Their compelling stories are set to theatre’s richest and most glorious Tony Award®-winning score.
RAGTIME, E.L. Doctorow’s 1975 novel, won the National Book Critics Circle award and sold 4.5 million copies. It became a film in 1981 and a Broadway musical in 1998. The original 1998 production ran on Broadway for 834 performances. A 2009 Broadway revival received rapturous reviews and is now on tour throughout North America.
The RAGTIME tour for North America is produced by Phoenix Entertainment www.phoenix-ent.com.
For more information, visit www.ragtimeontour.com.