Welcome to the Renaissance, where the biggest celebrity in England is the rock-star playwright, William Shakespeare.
Set in 1595, the story follows the Bottom brothers, Nick and Nigel Bottom wo are struggling to find success in the theater and ‘out-Bard the Bard’. Nick consults with a soothsayer, who informs him that the future of theatre involves acting, singing, and dancing all at once! As the Bottom brothers strive to write the world’s very first “musical”, Omelette: The Musical.
Created by Grammy Award-winning songwriter Wayne Kirkpatrick, and successful screenwriters Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell, Something Rotten was lauded by audience members and critics alike, receiving several Best Musical nominations and hailed by Time Out New York as “the funniest musical comedy in at least 400 years”.
Directed by Sharon FitzHenry, Musical Director Bill Martin and Choreographer Sarah Rose Stack, Something Rotten features large song and dance numbers, and a wacky cast of over-the-top characters, each given his or her own special moment in the show to shine.
To ensure the best livestream experience, the show is being filmed twice and produced so that you don’t have to worry about technical difficulties or interruptions.
For $25 per streaming device, you will have the opportunity to watch on demand during a 48-hour period (only available May 21st—23rd).
Visit https://www.operahouseplayers.org/tickets to purchase your ticket!