About the Show/Event
Information for Fun Home at The Young Vic, West End (Musical). Winner of 5 Tony Awards, this electrifying Broadway version of Alison Bechdel's graphic novel took America by storm. Meet Alison at three stages of her life. Memories of her 1970s childhood in a funeral home merge with her college love life and her coming out. Looking back on her complex relationship with her father, Alison finds they had more in common than she ever knew...
Performers Maple Avenue (Helen), Kaisa Hammarlund (Alison), Eleanor Kane (Medium Alison), Jenna Russell (Helen), Ashley Samuels (Roy/Mark/Jeremy), Cherrelle Skeete (Joan), Zubin Varla (Bruce).
Music Jeanine Tesori. Book by Lisa Kron. Lyrics Lisa Kron (based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel). Producer Young Vic. Director Sam Gold. Choreographer Danny Mefford. Design David Zinn. Lighting Ben Stanton. Sound Kai Harada. Music Chris Fenwick (music supervision). Musical Director Nigel Lilley. Director Julia Horan (casting director).