Gettin’ the Band Back Together: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Gettin’ the Band Back Together follows the story of Mitch Papadopolous, a middle-aged banker who is laid off from his job and returns to his hometown to live with his mother. Upon reconnecting with his high school friends, Mitch discovers that his childhood nemesis, now a successful real estate developer, is threatening to foreclose on his mother’s house. In an attempt to save the day, Mitch and his friends decide to reunite their old high school rock band to win a Battle of the Bands competition and secure the needed cash prize. Gettin’ the Band Back Together explores the themes of second chances and music’s ability to bring people together.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 2010s / USA (NYC)


Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Mark Allen

Book: Ken Davenport, The Grundleshotz


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2018)➝


Links

Licensing: Broadway Licensing➝


Tags

2010s, Bands, Rock


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