Musical Brings Songs to Life After Near-Death Experience
by Erin Keane
CenterStage at the Jewish Community Center opens a musical about creativity, legacy and brain surgery this week. “A New Brain,” by the Tony Award-winning creative team behind “Falsettos,” chronicles the creative struggles of a composer diagnosed with a terminal brain disorder.
“It is an obscure musical,” says artistic director John Leffert, who also directs. “I think the subject matter scares people away.”
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