Atlanta, Georgia. 1913. Leo Frank, a Brooklyn-born Jew, is put on trial for the murder of 13-year-old Mary Phagan, a factory worker under his employ.
With the whole town screaming for justice, his only defenders are a governor with a conscience and his assimilated Southern wife who finds the strength to become his greatest champion.
This mysterious and glorious musical by award-winning composer, Jason Robert Brown, tells the true story of a landmark American court case that provided one of the world’s earliest examples of sensationalist media. With a score and book to die for, you don’t want to miss Parade.
Image: Parade. Design by Dean Gordon .