Burlington High School is proud to announce that it is celebrating 50 years of musicals this year when it presents the hilarious and uplifting production of Hairspray, the Broadway Musical on March 15, 16, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm and on March 24 at 2:00 pm. Performances of the Tony award-winning musical will take place in the Fogelberg Performing Arts Center of Burlington High School.
Set in 1962, plus-size teenage outcast Tracy Turnblad makes all her dreams come true when she lands a spot and becomes the star of her favorite dance show, wins the affection of the show’s heartthrob, dethrones the reigning teen queen, and integrates an entire TV network, all without denting her 'do!
A family-friendly production, Hairspray promises to have you be-boppin’ with a roster of uplifting songs by Mark Chaiman and Scott Wittman that include “Good Morning Baltimore,” “Mama, I’m a Big Girl Now,” “Welcome to the ‘60s,” and “You Can’t Stop the Beat.”
Tickets for Hairspray, The Broadway Musical are now on sale and can be purchased by visiting www.BurlingtonTheatre.com. Ticket prices are $10 for students and senior citizens, $15 for adults. All performances will take place in the Fogelberg Performing Arts Center of Burlington High School, 123 Cambridge Street in Burlington, Massachusetts, a handicapped accessible facility. Information: 781-A-FUN-TIC.