TROY's Davis Theatre will host the high-flying comedy "Bring It On: The Musical" on Jan. 31

Posted: Friday, 24 January 2014

MONTGOMERY - Troy University's Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts will take audiences inside the high-flying world of competitive cheerleading with a performance of "Bring It On: The Musical" on Friday, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m.

Inspired by the hit film "Bring It On," the musical tells an all-new story featuring a colorful crew of characters, an exciting fresh sound and explosive dance with aerial stunts. The New York Times called the show, "Impossible to resist!"

Uniting some of the freshest and funniest creative minds on Broadway, "Bring It On: The Musical” features an original story by Tony Award winner Jeff Whitty ("Avenue Q"), music and lyrics by Tony Award-winning composer Lin-Manuel Miranda ("In the Heights"), music by Pulitzer and Tony Award- winning composer Tom Kitt ("Next to Normal"), lyrics by Broadway lyricist Amanda Green ("High Fidelity") and music supervision by Tony and Grammy Award winner Alex Lacamoire ("In The Heights"). The production is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler ("In the Heights").

Single tickets for the performance are on sale now and range in price from $25-$50. To purchase tickets, contact the theatre office at (334) 241-9567. Tickets may also be purchased online for an additional fee on the "Subscriber Series" page of the website: www.troy.edu/davistheatre.

The Davis Theatre is located in downtown Montgomery at 251 Montgomery Street. Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. to noon.

"Bring It On: The Musical" is sponsored by Cumulus, the Montgomery Advertiser and RSVP Montgomery.

The Davis Theatre season will continue on Tuesday, Feb. 18, with a performance by the Troy University Symphony Band.