Encores! Off-Center presents this wry and whimsical docu-musical from the Civilians, featuring an energetic score by Michael Friedman. A very personal account of how we deal with loss in our lives. More…
In 2003, New York City theater troupe The Civilians interviewed real people about the physical objects they’d lost—keys, a sapphire ring, a Gucci pump. 'Gone Missing' is the musical that emerged from their investigation.
This special engagement honors the work of composer and Off-Center Artistic Director Michael Friedman, whose life was tragically cut short last summer.
See it if you are an Off-Center completist, or a big fan of Michael Friedman
Don't see it if you like more traditional musicals with plots, rather than a puffed up cabaret/tribute show.
See it if Only if you like Michael Friedman's work and want to see some of his earlier, not as good, songs. Taylor Mac stands out as well.
Don't see it if Want a plot. Just a bunch of stories being narrated, some funny, some boring and the occasional interesting song.