Prospect Theater Company is dedicated to a bright future for the American musical. It develops and produces new works, envisioned and implemented by emerging artists. Its artists work in diverse genres and styles but share an interest in re-inventing the art form of musical theater for the 21st Century. Through the stories told, many of which are inspired by history or classic works of literature, Prospect Theater Company strives to connect theater’s present to its past—in order to build its future.
Based on the bestselling novel by Alan Lightman, this elegant new musical bridges imagined and real worlds, and unlocks the passionate intellect of one of the 20th century’s greatest thinkers.
This kaleidoscopic musical reinvention of 'The Arabian Nights' wraps stories within stories, deconstructing and examining narrative, the Middle East, and identity through a 21st-century lens.
59E59 and Prospect Theater Company presents this new musical that immerses audiences in the complex inner life of a young woman and asks: when every choice feels like life and death, how do you turn the key?