Tony Award winners Rebecca Taichman (Indecent
) and Enda Walsh (Once
) bring John Carney’s “funny, joyful, and effortlessly cool” indy hit film Sing Street
to the stage direct from its sold out engagement at New York Theatre Workshop.
Dublin, 1982. Everyone is out of work. Thousands are seeking bluer skies across the Irish Sea. Sixteen-year-old Conor and his schoolmates turn to music to escape troubles at home and impress a mysterious girl. With a score that embraces the new wave sounds of the era, Sing Street
celebrates the thrill of first love and the power of music.
“A boy presses ‘PLAY’ and the world goes away. That basic, everyday magic act takes on fresh, senses-stirring life in Sing Street
.” – Ben Brantley, The New York Times
“It’s a joy just to be swept along that beautiful sea.” - Entertainment Weekly
“Instantly transporting & delightful. It’ll give you joy!”- New York Magazine
has a seductive, galvanizing energy.” - Daily Beast
“Nearly impossible to resist, Sing Street
exudes a riotous, soaring joy!” – The Stage
“Spirited and winning.” - The Hollywood Reporter