On a sweltering summer morning in 1892, in a small New England city, a prominent businessman and his wife were brutally axed to death in their home. Their daughter Lizzie Borden was the prime suspect. Her story has become an American legend, and now her story sings.
You know the rumors, now discover Lizzie's truth. This September, experience one of the most notorious murder trials in raucous rock musical with a brutal edge.
From writers Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer, Alan Stevens Hewitt, and Tim Maner, this piece of American mythology meets rock concert has been welcomed by audiences around the world. And now, Lizzie is on her way to Los Angeles.
THE AXE COMES DOWN
A Color & Light Theatre Ensemble Production
Music by Steven Cheslik-deMeyer and Alan Stevens Hewitt
Lyrics by Steven Cheslik-deMeyer and Tim Maner
Book by Tim Maner
Additional Music by Tim Maner
Additional Lyrics by Alan Stevens Hewitt
Based on an original concept by Steven Cheslik-deMeyer and Tim Maner
Orchestrations by Alan Stevens Hewitt
LIZZIE features an all-female cast and a blistering rock score.
Directed by Joanna Syiek
Musical Direction by Jennifer Lin
Stage Manager/ Set Design: Mitchell Webb
Lighting Design: Tyler Ledon
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ARRIVING AT RESIDENT DTLA THIS SEPTEMBER
The Bordens will be taking over Resident DTLA this fall. This staple of the Arts District in downtown LA is a 21+ live music venue and bar.
428 S Hewitt St
Los Angeles, CA 90013
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