HEATHERS THE MUSICAL opens at the Metropolitan Performing Arts, May 5
The Metropolitan Performing Arts Community Theater Project presents Heathers the Musical!
This high-octane rock musical, based on one of the greatest cult teen movies of all time, starring Winona Ryder and Christian Slater, performs on the Metropolitan Performing Arts Stage May 5-22 2022.
Veronica Sawyer of Westerberg High is just another person dreaming of a better day. But when she joins the beautiful and incredibly cruel Heathers, her dreams of popularity might finally come true. The mysterious rebellious teenager JD teaches him that it could kill to be nobody, but that it is murder to be somebody.
This production features a cast of 15 actors from the Vancouver and Portland area. Directed by Paul Angelo with musical direction by Jennifer Davies and choreography by Shannon Jung. “Heathers was ahead of its time and is more relevant today than 30 years ago” – Paul Angelo, director.
Performances last just three weekends, with limited seating inside the Metropolitan Performing Arts black box theater. It is suggested for mature audiences only due to adult situations, suggested drug use, murder, bullying, and explicit language.
Patrons are strongly encouraged to wear masks inside the theater. Arrive early and enjoy a signature drink at the bar before the show. May 14 is PRIDE night where proceeds from all ticket sales will be donated to the Queer Youth Resource Center. Arrive early and enjoy a special PRIDE treat before the show!
Tickets to Heathers the Musical are $16 (student/senior/military), $20 (general admission and $5 (arts for all/SNAP). Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 7 p.m. h) Tickets are available online at Heathers is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Tams-Witmark LLC.