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Ended 26 Jun 2011 after 5 days

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Diana is right when she sings that you don't have to be happy at all to be happy you're alive. Nor do musicals have to bubble with cheer to transport an audience as this one does.

Ben Brantley, New York Times

Closed 26 Jun 2011

Take a look here to see if Next To Normal is showing somewhere nearby

Next to Normal is on tour and hits the Academy of Music in Philadelphia, PA, Ended 26 Jun 2011.

Next to Normal is a contemporary musical that explores how one suburban household copes with crisis.

With provocative lyrics and a score featuring more than 30 original songs, the musical shows how far two parents will go to keep themselves sane and their family’s world intact.

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Opening night: 21 June 2011

Closing night: 26 June 2011


Next To Normal may be inappropriate for children aged 13 and under.

Run time

2 hours and 20 minutes with one 15 minute intermission.

What You Say

6 reviews, average rating: (4.1 Stars)

Geoff: “Spectacularly Emotional!”

Saw it on Broadway, then opening night of the US Tour in Los Angeles, as ... more

Geoff: “Spectacularly Emotional!”

Saw it on Broadway, then opening night of the US Tour in Los Angeles, as ... more

Jessica: “Brilliant And Beautiful! ”

I do not know how anyone would have anything negative to say about this s... more

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