Next to Normal is a contemporary musical that explores how one suburban household copes with crisis. With provocative lyrics, and an electrifying score of more than 30 original songs, Next to Normal shows how far two parents will go to keep themselves sane and their family's world intact.
Next to Normal cast recording
Marin Mazzie, Jason Danieley, Kyle Dean Massey, Meghann Fahy, Adam Chanler-Berat, Louis Hobson
Author: Brian Yorkey
Music: Tom Kitt
Lyrics: Brian Yorkey
Director: Michael Greif
Producer: David Stone - Next to Normal LLC
Press Agent: Barlow Hartman
Nominated for 11 2009 Tony Awards
Winner 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
- Best Musical
- Best Book of a Musical - Brian Yorkey
- Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre - Music: Tom Kitt Lyrics: Brian Yorkey - Winner!
- Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical - J. Robert Spencer
- Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical - Alice Ripley - Winner!
- Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical - Jennifer Damiano
- Best Direction of a Musical - Michael Greif
- Best Orchestrations - Michael Starobin and Tom Kitt - Winner!
- Best Scenic Design of a Musical - Mark Wendland
- Best Lighting Design of a Musical - Kevin Adams
- Best Sound Design of a Musical - Brian Ronan