This bold musical depicts the dark side of the American Dream and reflects the work yet to be done to ensure life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for all.
“I did it to bring down the government of Abraham Lincoln and to avenge the ravaged South…”
“I did it to prove to her my everlasting love…”
“I did it because no one cared about the poor man’s pain…”
“I did it to make people listen…”
These are the thoughts of John Wilkes Booth, John Hinckley, Jr., Leon Czolgosz and Sam Byck, as expressed through the creative genius of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman in the musical dramedy Assassins.…Read more ›