Bright Star weaves together two parallel stories set in the American South. The first story follows Alice Murphy, a literary editor with a hidden past. As she navigates her professional life, memories of her youth resurface, leading to an emotional journey of self-discovery and redemption. The second narrative introduces us to Billy Cane, a young soldier returning home after World War II. He aspires to become a writer and crosses paths with Alice, sparking a connection that transcends time and circumstance. Bright Star is a tale of love, forgiveness, and the enduring spirit of hope.
Musical Type: Contemporary (2014)
Cast Size: 17
Music/Book: Steve Martin
Music/Lyrics: Edie Brickell
Audition Songs: Theatre Trip
Licensing: Theatrical Rights➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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