Jane Eyre: The Musical
August 11 - August 14, 2010
Music & Lyrics by Paul Gordon
Book & additional lyrics by John Caird
Directed by Michael Byrne
Presented by the teen company of Lyric First Stage, The Lyric Stage Company's summer intensive theatre program for young artists.
Jane Eyre is a haunting retelling of the Charlotte Bronte classic about an orphan girl who grows up to become the governess of Thornfield Hall. There she meets and falls in love with the enigmatic Edward Rochester, an Earl with a dark secret. Having overcome the obstacles brought on by an abusive childhood, Jane marries Rochester. Her wedding day is marred when she discovers his secret.