Avon Players Stages Sondheim Saga of American History with ‘Assassins’

Musical theatre legend Stephen Sondheim roots around in the shadow side of the American Dream in this moving, funny masterpiece Avon Players will aim its spotlights squarely at some of the darker corners of American history as they present Stephen Sondheim’s bold musical examination of the murderous mindset, Assassins, running September 9-24. In Assassins, nine figures from history who attempted—some successfully and others not—to kill the President of the United States, occupy a … [Read more...]