Knoxville: Musical Info & Synopsis


Knoxville tells the story of Agee, who is currently grappling with the challenge of writing his magnum opus, which is about a profound impact of a pivotal event on his young life and its effects on the people around him. Knoxville is a coming-of-age story, touching on themes of family, faith, and the enduring human spirit.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2022)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1910s, 1950s / USA (Tennessee, NYC)

Creative Team

Music: Stephen Flaherty

Lyrics: Lynn Ahrens

Book: Frank Galati

Cast Albums

World Premiere Recording (2022)➝


2020s, Child RoleCountryDramaticFamily, One-Word

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