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SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical


  • The La Jolla Playhouse (map)

Songs by Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder, and Others

Directed by Des McAnuff


Book by Colman Domingo, Robert Cary, and Des McAnuff
Musical Supervision by Ron Melrose
Choreographed by Sergio Trujillo

This vibrant, world-premiere musical charts the incomparable life of Donna Summer — the undisputed Queen of Disco. Playhouse Director Emeritus Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Who’s Tommy) directs this musical extravaganza, featuring more than 20 of Summer’s classic hits and electric dance in a tribute to the voice of a generation.

World-Premiere Musical

Earlier Event: November 4
Arsenic and Old Lace
Later Event: November 7
Bruno Mars