July Production

Park Playhouse proudly presents the Northeast Regional Premiere of…
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“You can hear the sounds of America singing in this daring new musical” – NY Times
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Book by Doug Wright
Lyrics by Amanda Green
Music by Trey Anastasio & Amanda Green
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Directed by Michael LoPorto
Choreography by Geoffrey Doig-Marx
Musical Direction by Brian Axford
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July 1-26, 2014
At The Lakehouse in Albany’s Historic Washington Park
Tuesday through Sunday at 8:00PM
Amphitheatre Seating is Free
Reserved Seats and Premium Bleacher Seats Go On Sale May 1, 2014

Someone will win a new truck… and a new lease on life…
With a beautiful score, featuring music by Grammy-nominated recording artist Trey Anastasio and Amanda Green,  and a touching book by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Doug Wright (I am My Own Wife), Hands on a Hardbody strikes a fresh note for American Musical Theatre and for Park Playhouse. Ten people place their hands on a brand new pickup truck. The last one to hold on, wins. Sounds crazy, but this exciting new musical is based on real life! Hands on a Hardbody is based on the award-winning documentary of the same name. This moving and exhilarating new musical is sure to delight audiences in July, 2014 in Washington Park!

Hands on a Hardbody is presented through special arrangement with Samuel French Inc.

Hats off to our 2014 sponsors!

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25 Years of free theatre…

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And quality youth arts education…

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