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Elegies: A Song Cycle ()

Produced by

The Musical Stage Company

Writer: William Finn
Director: Lezlie Wade
Musical Director: Wayne Gwillim


Aki Studio


March 21 - 24, 2014


March 21st, 2014 – April 13th, 2014


A reimagined revival of Acting Up Stage’s first breakthrough, sold-out hit, Elegies is a celebration of life and music penned by Tony Award winning composer and lyricist William Finn. Elegies commemorates the lives of people both real and fictional with rousing theatricality and unforgettable songs. From Finn’s friends, to his mother, to his dogs, to the victims of the World Trade Centre collapse, these characters and their stories will enchant and enrich your spirit in this stunning masterwork that celebrates the human experience and life’s infinite joys. (


Thom Allison Performer
Barbara Barsky Performer
Steven Gallagher Performer
Joel Gomez Performer
Eliza-Jane Scott Performer

Creative Team

William Finn Writer
Lezlie Wade Director
Wayne Gwillim Musical Director
Robin Fisher Set Designer
Robin Fisher Costume Designer
Siobhán Sleath Lighting Designer
Elizabeth Nutting Assistant Set Designer
Elizabeth Nutting Assistant Costume Designer
Sarah Gibbons Assistant Director


John Hughes Pianist


Lisa Humber Stage Manager
Patrick Lavender Production Manager