Little Miss Sunshine TICKETS - Off-Broadway

— Second Stage Theatre presents this new musical comedy based on the Oscar-winning film of the same name.


On life’s twisty road, sometimes you need to pull over and change direction. When the coveted title of “Little Miss Sunshine” is unexpectedly within her reach, young Olive Hoover convinces her family to make the 800 mile trek to the pre-teen pageant of her dreams. Along the way, a series of mishaps threatens to derail the group’s quest for the crown, until they realize a young girl’s far-fetched goal may actually hold the key to the family’s happiness. From the composer and director of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, this new musical is based on Michael Arndt's Oscar-winning film of the same name. 

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What Is Little Miss Sunshine Like?
Based on the quirky 2006 movie of the same name, Little Miss Sunshine features a minimalist set that transforms into the Hoovers’ dining room, bus and more with the help of projection screens, yellow chairs on wheels and clever choreography. Throughout the story, Olive ...

Little Miss Sunshine Cast & Creative

  • Olive Hoover Hannah Rose Nordberg
  • Sheryl Hoover Stephanie J. Block
  • Richard Hoover Will Swenson
  • Frank Hoover Rory O'Malley
  • Joshua Rose Wesley Taylor
  • Buddy Josh Lamon
  • Grandpa Hoover David Rasche
  • Miss California Jennifer Sanchez
  • Dwayne Logan Rowland
  • Music and Lyrics William Finn
  • Book James Lapine
  • Director James Lapine
  • Based on the film by Michael Arndt
  • Choreographer Michele Lynch
  • Set Designer Beowulf Boritt
  • Costume Designer Jennifer Caprio
  • Lighting Designer Ken Billington

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