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Fun Home Musical Through Sept. 28
September 28, 2019
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati$15 – $35
Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati opens 2019-2020 Season with Tony-Award winning Fun Home Musical!
Come to the Bechdel Family Fun Home! Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati opens its 2019-2020 arts season with the regional premiere of Fun Home– a memoir musical based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel, with lyrics and book by Lisa Kron and music by Jeanine Tesori. In this highly anticipated musical, Alison Bechdel’s coming-of-age memoir depicts the evolution of her young life, her identity, and the secrets that defined her family and her upbringing.
Tickets range from $15-35 and can be purchased online or by calling 513-421-3555. All remaining tickets for the current day’s performance(s) are available two hours prior to each show time for half-price (discount does not apply to children’s ticket) when purchasing by phone or in person. Students may purchase up to two $15 student rush tickets two hours prior to show time with valid student ID. Rush tickets are available in person only.
Performances of Fun Home at the Ensemble Theatre run Tuesday through Sunday from August 31-September 28. Evening preview performances are at 7:00 p.m.; evening performances are Tuesday-Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday-Saturday at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., and Sunday at 7:00 p.m. A complete calendar of performances is available online.
About Fun Home
Hailed as one of Broadway’s most original musicals and the winner of 5 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this is the groundbreaking story inspired by the best-selling graphic memoir. Alison’s father, Bruce, was an enigmatic, brilliant man whose secrets defined her family and her life. Bruce taught high school English, ran the family’s funeral home business, and was obsessed with restoring their old house. When he dies unexpectedly, Alison digs deeply into her childhood memories to explore and unravel the mysteries of her childhood and the surprising secrets that shaped her life.
Get your tickets today for Fun Home!