Sponsored by: Iowa City Pride
Run Time: 1hr 45min
Starring: Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron
Plot: Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
Summer of the Arts and Iowa City Pride have partnered to bring you an exciting theatrical event, The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey, written by and starring James Lescene. This performance is a fundraiser for both organizations.
You can purchase tickets at The Englert Theater box office, or online. Consider buying a student ticket to make this play accessible to community youth!
Lecesne is an actor, author, screenwriter and LGBTQ+ rights activist who co-founded the Trevor Project, which provides crisis and suicide prevention for LGBTQ+ youth.