WARM: A New Pop/Rock Opera by JC Gonzalez – FTP

By | August 4, 2019

WARM: A New Pop/Rock Opera by JC Gonzalez

Fri, Sept 20 and Sat, Sept 21 @ 7:30pm
Sun, Sept 22 @ 2pm

Performances at the Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse
600 E. Grace Street, Richmond, 23219

Tickets $40 / $25 students and Firehouse members
tickets at tiny.cc/warm

Be in the audience for this historic moment when we introduce Richmond audiences to JC Gonzalez’s new pop/rock opera WARM.

Join us for this incredible new musical about three teenage runaways searching for home and finding it in each other on the streets of Los Angeles. Gonzalez’s high octane score includes one hit song after another that are sure to grab your heart and soul and get you on your feet cheering.

Composer/librettist JC Gonzalez was born in New York City to a father who had a gift for writing and a mother who was passionate about music. ​​Gonzalez began his professional career as a dancer/choreographer when he was a teenager in L.A. When he returned to Manhattan in his twenties he landed a starring role in the Broadway musical RENT.

WARM performers:
Karla Brown
Joseph “JoJo” Clarke
Frenchie Davis
Journey Entzminger
Joel Everett
Rachel Rose Gilmour
Jason Jones
Tickwanya Jones
Joan Ko
Seth Lyons
Todd Patterson
Marjie Southerland
Princess Warlington

WARM band:
Trey Dalton – Lead guitar
Bubba Farmer – Drums
Starlet Knight – Keys
Chris Langhan – Bass
Joseph Przybyszewski – Rhythm guitar

WARM production:
Joel Bassin – Director
Susan Braden – Music Director
Tennessee Dixon – Production Designer
Matthew Thornton – Movement Director
Boko Suzuki – Orchestrations
Lauren Langston – Stage Manager

This workshop of WARM is presented with the generous support of Pablo Bedoya and Katherine Neuhausen, Karen Geiss, Bob and Kay Holmes, Jo Kennedy and Bob Johnson, Lorna Rivera, Thomas Ryan Ward, Lucienne Cassinera-White

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