With music, lyrics and guide by Tom Frueh (who additionally performs the present), DAYS OF THIRST AND BEAUTY celebrates the enjoyment and fervour of creativity-how it might enliven our souls, rescue our hearts, and uncover the hidden magnificence and humor round us.
“The story begins with the query, ‘What will get you away from bed within the morning?’ and follows one man’s journey to reply that query for himself,” explains Frueh.
“Most of us rise up to carry out some responsibility like going to work or taking good care of our household,” Frueh continues, “however creativity may also be a motive to get up. It could possibly assist us discover solutions that we cannot get wherever else, and it might additionally fill a void in our lives. However its energy is proscribed and might generally lead us on a perpetual search.”
Frueh, a author, composer and actor, is a 30+ yr veteran performer in musicals. DAYS OF THIRST AND BEAUTY is his third authentic rating. His first was for the musical HOUDINI, which was an Official Collection of the 2019 United Solo Theatre Competition on Theatre Row, the world’s largest pageant dedicated to solo theatre. HOUDINI was named a Critic’s Alternative by All About Solo. In 2017, Frueh’s musical PARTNERS had its world premiere at United Solo. Along with his work on stage, Frueh has appeared in movies, live shows, cabarets, dance performances and all kinds of different reside efficiency occasions.
DAYS OF THIRST AND BEAUTY is directed by Jen Jurek, the founding father of Hallet’s Cove Theater and Astoria Girls’s Improv. She has additionally labored extensively as a performer and makes use of the works of Viola Spolin in each instructing and directing.
Music route and accompaniment is by Chris Piro, whose theatre credit as a music director, pianist and conductor are intensive. He lately music directed RAGTIME, CABARET, INTO THE WOODS, and the one-woman present, LIFE HACKS WITH MISS HAVISHAM, that includes Ms. Jurek. He additionally music directed Frueh in HOUDINI and PARTNERS (each directed by Ms. Jurek).
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