Little Miss Sunshine

Institute History

  • 2010 Theatre Lab at White Oak


A musical version of the quirky and popular film Little Miss Sunshine, which premiered at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival, created by frequent collaborators and Tony award winners William Finn (music and lyrics) and James Lapine (book and direction). The story follows the travails of the dysfunctional Hoover family as they make their way in a vintage yellow VW bus from Albuquerque to Southern California for a kid's beauty pageant.

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