A look at “Chasing Rainbows,” the story of Judy Garland, now playing at The Goodspeed


(WTNH)–On this edition of “Nyberg,” the couple behind Goodspeed’s now-playing “Chasing Rainbows” joins Ann at the table.

It’s the story of Judy Garland as a child actress, up through the point where she lands the part of Dorothy in “Wizard of Oz.”

Creator and producer Tina Marie Casamento brought in famed Judy Garland historian and author John Fricke and over a period of seven years, they have put together this musical production which will play through Thanksgiving Day weekend.

Here’s a glimpse of the history behind this production from two self-proclaimed musical theater geeks.

For more information on “Chasing Rainbows,” go to www.goodspeed.org.

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