Real Life: An Original Hip-Hopera
Year:
2019
Category:
2019 Season
Release date:
April 19
Duration:
1 hours 30 minutes
Writers:
Joel P.E. King
Director:
Joel P.E. King
Box Office:
$40 (VIP), $35 (General)
Language:
English

Rent meets In the Heights in a transformational story of Real Life, a two-act urban musical that explores the attitudes of urban living. The main character Ray, has a test of faith as he is forced to choose his morality over a sensationalized street nature that may lead to his demise. Identifying with the consequences and repercussions, the community intervenes to affect his choice, while facing struggles from their own threats of crime and daily living. Ray connects his fate to his environment and sense of abandonment, thus triggering his reckless behavior and neglect of fatherhood. Through the power of community, acts of faith and an enduring grandmother, Ray embraces redemption, but at what cost?