Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content
Next to Normal revolves around a suburban family dealing with the effects of crisis and mental illness. The story follows Diana, a mother struggling with bipolar disorder, and her family as they navigate the challenges and impact of her condition, as well as the loss of her son. The musical explores themes of love, loss, identity, and the pursuit of normalcy in the midst of these struggles.
Music: Tom Kitt
Lyrics/Book: Brian Yorkey
Musical Type: Contemporary (2008)
Cast Size: 6
Setting: 2000s / USA
Audition Songs: Theatre Trip
Licensing: Music Theatre International➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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