Music & Lyrics by Paul Gordon
Book by John Caird
Based on the Novel by Jean Webster
Directed by Ted Pappas
Run Time: Approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission
Appropriate for children 10 and older
Theater fans will be thrilled to discover this new two-character musical in its Pittsburgh premiere. Set in 1908, Jerusha is the oldest orphan in the John Grier Home. Her life changes dramatically when a mysterious young benefactor sends her to college. His only condition is that she write him letters, a stirring exercise which awakens her to literature and love. With music direction by F. Wade Russo, Ted Pappas' production will charm all audiences with this beguiling Cinderella story.