Get to know the genre of musical theater in this fast paced, entertaining course that will show you the magnificent history of musical theater!
The class consists of viewing video clips of 47 musical numbers from 21 musicals, plus commentary by the instructor on each show's background and importance in musical theater history. Get familiar with what the instructor considers to be shows that every musical theater fan or wanna-be musical theater fan should be acquainted with! They include Oklahoma, Guys and Dolls, West Side Story, Flower Drum Song, The Fantasticks, Company, A Chorus Line, Rent, In The Heights, The Lion King, and Dear Evan Hansen. Some of the videos are from film versions, but most are from stage and concert presentations of the musicals. Fall fun for everyone!