music by Jeanine Tesori, book and lyrics by Lisa Kron, based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel
When her father dies, Alison dives into her past to tell the story of the man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life. Moving between past and present, she relives her unique childhood playing at the family’s funeral home, her growing understanding of her own sexuality, and the looming, unanswerable questions about her father’s hidden desires. Winner of five Tony Awards® including Best Musical, 2015. A MAINE PREMIERE!
*Content Advisory: Adult Themes and Sensitive Subject Matter.