The Gospel according to Musical Theatre
Dates: July 6, 2020 - July 10, 2020
Time: 2:00 pm for 3 Hours
Love musical theatre? Do you ever leave a performance reflecting on the story and sensing a theological or spiritual theme? Wanting to learn about how incorporating references to musical theatre in sermons or teaching? Join with others in this journey through some of the greatest musicals and explore how themes such as transformation, love, justice, mercy and judgment are woven into the plots, songs and characters of musical theatre. Drawing on plays both classic and contemporary, from Rogers and Hammerstein to Lin-Manuel Miranda this course will cover over 25 musicals, and include synopses and analysis, video clips, theological reflection and of course some time to sing along!