The Music Man

The Music Man – August 12-22 Rated G

The Music Man

Meredith Willson’s Music Man follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy’s band he vows to organize- this despite the fact he doesn’t know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian the librarian, who transforms him into respectable citizen by curtain’s fall. “Ya Got Trouble”, “Good Night My Someone” “Seventy-Six Trombones” “Wells Fargo Wagon” “Till There Was You” “Gary, Indiana”
Opened in 1957. Film Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Hermione Gingold, Ron Howard.
Revived in 2000