Marywood University to Present the Musical “Bright Star”

Marywood University will present Bright Star as its major spring production, February 22-25. Bright Star is a bluegrass musical set in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina in the 1920s and 40s. It is a story of love and redemption and is full of humor and joy! Written by comedy legend Steve Martin and pop star Edie Brickell (of Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians), Bright Star is full of heart and hope – not to mention fiddle and banjo!

Show Dates/Times include:

Thursday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 23, at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 24, at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m.

The event will be held at the Munley Theatre in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $10 each for the general public. Admission is free for Marywood students, faculty, staff, and IHM Sisters with a Marywood ID.

Tickets can be purchased at the door (cash only) or in advance by credit card at: For more information about Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance program, visit