Amazing Grace: The Broadway Musical is Coming to San Angelo
SAN ANGELO, TX — The San Angelo Performing Arts Center is bringing Amazing Grace: The Broadway Musical to the Murphey Performance Hall on April 5.
Amazing Graze is a new original musical based on the awe-inspiring true story behind the world’s most beloved song. The captivating tale of romance, rebellion, and redemption is worth the ticket price. The production follows one man whose incredible journey ignited a historic wave of change.
John Newton, a willful and musically talented young Englishman, faces a future as uncertain as the turning tide. Coming of age as Britain sits atop an international empire of slavery, he finds himself torn between following in the footsteps of his father, a slave trader, or embracing the more compassionate views of his childhood sweetheart.
Accompanied by his slave, Thomas, John embarks on a perilous voyage on the high seas. When that journey finds John in his darkest hour, a transformative moment of self-reckoning inspiring a blazing anthem of hope that will finally guide him home.
Brimming with emotion and adventure, Amazing Grace is an unforgettable musical saga that captures the spirit of history’s sweetest and most powerful sound: freedom.
The running time is 150 minutes and it is recommended for all ages. Ticket prices may vary and can be found here.