Next to Normal http://wfpl.org en Rock Musical Humanizes Mental Illness http://wfpl.org/post/rock-musical-humanizes-mental-illness <p>Louisville's <a href="http://www.jewishlouisville.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=115&amp;Itemid=259">CenterStage theater company</a> continues its season this week with the regional premiere of the acclaimed rock musical “Next to Normal.” The show explores the impact of mental illness on a suburban family.</p><p>Brian Yorkey and Tom Kitt’s “Next to Normal” opened on Broadway in 2009 and won three Tony Awards, but when it won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2010, it joined the ranks of only a handful of musicals to earn that distinction.</p> Tue, 04 Sep 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1549 at http://wfpl.org Rock Musical Humanizes Mental Illness