Firehouse Theatre Presents WARM
- Sep 20 | Friday, 2019 7:30 PM
- Sep 21 | Saturday, 2019 7:30 PM
- Sep 22 | Sunday, 2019 3:00 PM
About the Event
Seating is general admission. Students and Firehouse Theatre Members may purchase discounted tickets with a valid ID at the Box Office.
Be in the audience for this historic moment when we introduce Richmond audiences to JC Gonzalez's new pop/rock opera WARM. Join us for the first workshop staging of this incredible new musical about three teenage runaways searching for home and finding it in each other on the streets of Los Angeles. Gonzalez high octane score includes one hit song after another that's sure to grab your heart and soul and get you on your feet cheering.
Composer/librettist JC Gonzalez was born in New York City to a father who had a gift for writing and a mother who was passionate about music. Gonzalez began his professional career as a dancer/choreographer when he was a teenager in L.A. When he returned to Manhattan in his twenties he landed a starring role in the Broadway musical RENT.
The WARM Company: Dani Brown, Karla Brown, Desiree Dabney, Frenchie Davis, Journey Entzminger, Joel Everett, Rachel Rose Gilmour, Jason Jones, Joan Ko, Seth Lyons, Todd Patterson, Marjie Southerland, and Emmanuel Wray
The WARM BAND - Carter Blough (bass), Trey Dalton (lead guitar), Bubba Farmer (drums), JC Gonzalez (keys), and Joe Scott (rhythm guitar)
WARM Production: Joel Bassin - Director; JC Gonzalez - Music Director; Tennessee Dixon - Production Designer; Matthew Thornton - Movement Director; Lauren Langston - Stage Manager
This workshop of WARM is presented with the generous support of Pablo Pedoya and Katherine Neuhausen, Karen Geiss, Bob and Kay Holmes, Jo Kennedy and Bob Johnson, Lorna Rivera, Thomas Ryan Ward, Lucienne Cassinera-White.