1 Act, Book Musical, Rated G
Houston Children's Theatre Festival Version (2002)
Brandon's journey to the mysterious Blue Planet is an imaginitive story of daring and self-discovery.
From the Multi-TONY and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jerry Bock
(Fiddler On The Roof, She Loves Me ) comes an out-of-this-world,
heartwarming tale: Brandon Finds His Star.
Brandon Fitzgerald Atwater the Third doesn't sound like the name an
astronaut would have. That's precisely with what grade schooler Brandon
Atwater the Third is struggling! While on a tour through the space
center at NASA, Brandon is separated from the group and takes a trip in
to the furthest reaches of our galaxy and back. On the way he and
his new friend Estrella gain the self-confidence and realize that we
definitions of ourselves and our destinies..
Brandon Finds His Star is a masterful collaboration from two
incredibly inventive artists. It has a vibrant heart that is sure to
resonate with audiences
of all ages, but especially younger theatre-goers. Don't be
deceived, though, Brandon Finds His Star has an array of design and
directorial opportunities which any creative individual would love to sink their teeth into.
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The original production of "Songs for a New World" at the WPA theatre was directed by Harold Prince’s daughter, Daisy.