The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center announced today that the National Tour of IF/THEN, which was named the “Best Musical of the Year” by New York Magazine, will perform a limited one week Dallas engagement in January, 2016. Performances at the Winspear Opera House in the Dallas Arts District begin January 27 and run through January 31, 2016. IF/THEN is a special added engagement to the 2015/2016 Broadway Series season.
IF/THEN is an original Broadway musical written by Tom Kitt (music) and Brian Yorkey (book and lyrics), and directed by Michael Greif, the creative team behind the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical, Next to Normal.
IF/THEN is a contemporary new musical that follows two distinct storylines in the life of Elizabeth, a city planner who moves back to New York to restart her life in that city of infinite possibilities. When her carefully designed plans collide with the whims of fate, Elizabeth’s life splits into two parallel paths. IF/THEN follows both stories simultaneously as this modern woman faces the intersection of choice and chance.
IF/THEN features choreography by Larry Keigwin, set design by Tony Award-Nominee Mark Wendland, costume design by Emily Rebholz, lighting design by Tony Award-Winner Kenneth Posner and sound design by Tony Award-Winner Brian Ronan.
Casting for the National Tour of IF/THEN will be announced at a later date.
The original Broadway Cast Recording of IF/THEN is produced by Sony Masterworks and is available on iTunes.
IF/THEN is a non-subscription special engagement of the Center’s Broadway Series 2015/2016 season which features MATILDA, JERSEY BOYS, LOVE LETTERS starring
Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal, Roundabout Theatre Company’s CABARET, and BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical.
Tickets for IF/THEN are available only to 2015/2016 season subscribers. Subscriptions are on sale now.
Information is available at www.attpac.org/broadway. Subscriptions may also be purchased by phone at 214-880-0202, or in person at the AT&T Performing Arts Center Information Center, 2353 Flora Street (Monday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Tuesday thru Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.).
Center Circle members enjoy Broadway better than anyone else with a wide range of exclusive benefits. Member benefits include priority access to the best available seats, access to the Members Lounge for complimentary beverages at each performance and access to the Platinum Circle orchestra seating for Platinum Circle members. Membership donations not only help the nonprofit Center bring the very best in performing arts to North Texas, but also support the Center’s community and education programs, including Community Partners which provides free tickets to those who would otherwise not have access. To join Center Circle with a membership donation, visit attpac.org/support or call Membership Services at 214-978-2888.
“THE BEST MUSICAL OF THE YEAR!
In its formal daring, and in the intelligence of its execution, If/Then moves into new territory with intense and thrilling results. Every single thing in this show is new– you absolutely never know what is going to happen, right up to the last, powerfully moving beat.” - New York Magazine
“A SMART, DEEPLY TOUCHING AND BIG-HEARTED NEW MUSICAL.
Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey’s score is invested with melodic urgency, bringing you to tears or breathlessness.” - Washington Post
“A THOROUGHLY FASCINATING,
INTELLECTUALLY AND MUSICALLY RICH NEW MUSICAL.
It is not an adaptation of anything, but a very compelling and involving idea. Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey’s beautiful score hits an especially sweet spot, keeping the audience in its pocket. It is a zesty, savvy and ambitious original.” – Chicago Tribune
“THE BRAVEST NEW MUSICAL IN A LONG TIME.
It is one of the very few new Broadway shows that actually looks and sounds like the world of today.” - Toronto Star
For more information about IF/THEN, please visit IfThenTheMusical.com.