AMAZING GRACE: A New Broadway Musical
SAT, APR 7
7:30 PM • Rudder Auditorium
A new musical based on the true story behind the world’s most beloved song, AMAZING GRACE is a captivating tale of romance, rebellion and redemption. John Newton, a musically talented young Englishman, faces a future as uncertain as the turning tide. Coming of age as Britain sits atop an international empire of slavery, he finds himself torn between following in the footsteps of his father – a slave trader – or embracing the more compassionate viewsof his childhood sweetheart. Accompaniedby his slave, John embarks on a journey and soon finds himself in his darkest hour. Brimming with emotion and adventure, AMAZING GRACE is an unforgettable musical saga that captures the spirit of history’s sweetest and most powerful sound: freedom.
strong language, mature themes