How do you live a Lippa lyric?

During The Life of the Party, we’re asking a special question of our audience in the lobby of the theatre: Which Andrew Lippa lyric relates the most to your life?

I made some mistakes, but I made something new. And I love my life this way!
(The Man in the Ceiling)

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I’m not made for things like mowin’ lawns or apron strings
I’m my best when not at rest.
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Spotlight on Andrew Lippa

The Life of the Party celebrates the music of Andrew Lippa. Before you see the show, take a look back at a few highlights from his long career:

The Life of the Party performed at the Menier Chocolate Factory

 

Lippa wrote the music for John & Jen, a two-person musical which premiered at the Goodspeed Opera House in 1993 and opened off-Broadway in 1995. For the show’s twentieth anniversary in 2015 it was revived off-Broadway in a production starring Kate Baldwin and Conor Ryan.

Check out Lippa’s thoughts on the 2015 production and the 20th anniversary of the show:

 

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