Urinetown, The Musical
- Presented by: CU Boulder College of Music
- Venue: Music Theatre (N1B95)
- Imig Music Building, 1020 18th St, Boulder, CO 80302
A side-splitting sendup of greed, love, revolution (and musicals!), in a time when water is worth its weight in gold.
When a 20-year drought creates a terrible water shortage, one city's government bans private toilets, forcing citizens to use public amenities, regulated by a single malevolent company. Amid the people, a hero decides that he's had enough and plans a revolution to lead them all to freedom! Hilariously funny and touchingly honest, "Urinetown" is a musical satire of politics, the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility and musical theatre itself.
From orchestras, bands and choirs to jazz, world music and opera to world-class faculty and guest performances, the CU Boulder College of Music brings hundreds of stunning performances to Boulder audiences throughout the academic year. Check back soon for more information about this event!
Music and Lyrics Mark Hollmann
Book and Lyrics Greg Kotis
"Urinetown" was produced on Broadway in September, 2001 by the Araca Group and Dodger Theatricals in association with TheaterDreams, Inc. and Lauren Mitchell
"Urinetown" is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.mtishows.com
Performance dates and times
Thursday, Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 14, 2 p.m.
Save 15% with season tickets, available in the Choice Option. Single ticket discounts available for groups (10+), seniors (65+), youth (K-12) and CU Boulder faculty, staff and students. Learn more
‘Urinetown’ looks to shine a satirical light on capitalism and climate change
Justin Johnson, Musical Theatre Instructor and Stage Director, University of ColoradoLearn more - ‘Urinetown’ looks to shine a satirical light on capitalism and climate change
Program director’s note: ‘Urinetown’
Matthew Chellis, BM/MT Program DirectorLearn more - Program director’s note: ‘Urinetown’
Robby the Stockfish+
Michael Julian Gaven
Poor Ensemble, UGC Executive+
Jordan Day Rhynard
Billy Boy Bill, Cop+
Caroline Glynn Dewell
Josephine “Ma” Strong+
Little Becky Two Shoes+
UGC Executive #2+
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