|Writers Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson don pirate regalia.|
As our production sets sail, we invite you to meet the inventive originators of Peter and the Starcatcher!
Wayne Barker (music). Additional Broadway credits include Dame Edna: Back With a Vengeance! (composer and co-lyricist with Barry Humphries, 2004). Regional credits range from The Great Gatsby, and Twelfth Night to The Three Musketeers (all 2006). Television: The children’s series, A Little Curious (1998-2000). Other: Chicago City Limits, the Raymond Scott Orchestrette, and performances in orchestras worldwide. Barker is an artistic associate for new musicals at the New York Theatre Workshop.
Fun fact: humorist Dave Barry helped put International Talk Like a Pirate Day on the map by promoting it in his syndicated newspaper column. "Aarrrr!!!"
Ridley Pearson (novel). Born in Glen Cove, New York in 1953, Pearson has also written the award-winning Young Adult series Kingdom Keepers, set inside Disney theme parks, as well as best-selling crime novels for adults. In 1990, he was the first American awarded Oxford University’s Raymond Chandler-Fulbright Fellowship.
Ahoy, mateys! Join us for Peter and the Starcatcher November 18 - December 12.
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