The Light in the Piazza 02/14/2020 – 02/16/2020 Taylor University's Lyric Theatre will present a full production of The Light in the Piazza in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall on the Taylor Campus at 236 W Reade Ave in Upland, IN. Friday & Saturday, February 14 & 15 at 7:30pm. Sunday, February 16 at 2:00pm.With a book by Craig Lucas and music and lyrics by Adam Guettel, this romantic musical won six Tonys in it's 2005 Broadway premiere. It's soaring musical style has brought it to both musical theatre companies and opera houses. Based on a novella by Elizabeth Spencer, the story is set in the 1950's and revolves around Margaret Johnson, a wealthy Southern woman, and her daughter Clara. The two spend a summer together in Italy. When Clara falls in love with a young Italian man, Margaret is forced to reconsider not only Clara's future, but her own deep-seated hopes and regrets as well. With a balanced cast featuring four female and four male principal characters, this show engages important topics that include risk and love, intellectual ability and choice, and cultural differences. Tickets are $10 at the door or at the TU Music Office at 765.998.5232.