Cornelia Street

Previews begin January 20 / Opening Tuesday, February 14, 2023 at Atlantic Stage 2 (330 West 16th Street). Limited engagement through Sunday, March 5, 2023.


Contact: Chris Boneau / Susanne Tighe / Angela Yamarone

Purchase Tickets

Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) is proud to present the world premiere musical Cornelia Street, with a book by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time), music and lyrics by Mark Eitzel (American Music Club), choreography by two-time “Bessie Award” winner Hope Boykin (Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater), and directed by Tony Award nominee Neil Pepe (American Buffalo).

Cornelia Street features George Abud, two-time Tony Award winner Norbert Leo Butz, Esteban Andres Cruz, Gizel Jiménez, Jordan Lage, Kevyn Morrow, Tony Award nominee Mary Beth Peil, Lena Pepe, and Ben Rosenfield. 

In a back street in the West Village, Jacob Towney tries to save the restaurant that has been his home for longer than he can remember and release his daughter to the life he dreams she can have. His place is a home for the odd ghosts of the Village.?It is out of place and out of time and running out of luck. 

Cornelia Street features scenic design by Scott Pask, costume design by Linda Cho, lighting design by Stacey Derosier, sound design by Kai Harada, music direction by Chris Fenwick, orchestrations by John Clancy, music contractor Antoine Silverman, and casting by The Telsey Office; Rachel Hoffman, CSA. Jennifer Rogers will serve as the production stage manager.