Here’s how it works:

Under each class below, there is a button that says “CLICK HERE TO BUY A CLASS PASS”. Purchase your class pass through Paypal and you will get an email confirming your spot within one business day.

NOTE: You must register at least 1 hour prior to the class start time (by 8am ET).

We will contact you directly in advance of the classes. Thank you! 

ZOOM IS FREE TO DOWNLOAD! CLASSES ARE $10 PER SESSION! 

If you miss a class, recordings are available!

Questions? Email Classes@FrancisWilsonPlayhouse.org – thank you!

Backstage on Broadway – FALL 2021

Sat Sept 25 10am – 1130am
Lady in the Dark
Kurt Weill & Ira Gershwin  
The musical that  first presented psychoanalysis on stage & made Danny Kaye a star!
Sat Oct 2nd 10am – 11:30am
Where’s Charley?
Frank Loesser
Classic 1948 adaptation if Charley’s Aunt starring Ray Bolger. 
Sat Oct 9th 10am – 1130am
Call Me Madam
Irving Berlin
Ethel Merman starred as the Hostess with the Mostes’ in this lively musical comedy.
Sat October 16th 10am – 1130am
Flower Drum Song
Rodgers & Hammerstein 
Set in 1950’s Chinatown of San Francisco, a tuneful comedy of mismatched couples and East meets West. 
Sat October 23rd 10am – 1130am
She Loves Me
Bock & Harnick
Based on the film The Shop Around the Corner, a true romantic musical gem from the creators of Fiddler On the Roof. 
Sat Oct 30th 10am – 1130am
Pippin
Stephen Schwartz
Bob Fosse turned this quirky pop/rock musical into an international sensation still performed today.
Sat Nov 6th 10am-1130am
The Will Rogers Follies
Cy Coleman – Comden & Green
A rousing posthumous version of the Ziegfeld Follies telling the story of Will Rogers, as imagined by Tommy Tune!
Sat Nov 13th 10am-1130am
1776/Hamilton
Sherman Edwards/Lin Manuel Miranda
Compare and contrast of two highly successful musicals, both providing new insights into the lives of America’s Founding Fathers.