Page to Stage Book Club

Page to Stage Book Club

Read and discuss the books that inspired Broadway musicals, enriching understanding and enjoyment of both!

The Page to Stage Musical reads and discusses the books that inspired Broadway musicals, enriching our understanding of both!

We typically meet the fourth Thursday of the month at the Northeast Neighborhood Library at 6:30pm in the Mezzanine Conference Room. Connecting to the book club virtually is also an option.

Please see below the list past and upcoming Page to Stage Book Club selections. Please check the Northeast Neighborhood Library Events Page for more detailed information and registering for a particular month. Please also be in touch with Jeff, at jeffrey.gluckman@dc.gov, if you have any questions about the club, would like assistance in accessing books that we are reading in various formats, or would like to participate virtually.


2021 

September 2021 – The Phantom of the Opera - The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux  

October 2021 – The Color Purple -  The Color Purple by Alice Walker 

December 2021 – Oliver! - Oliver Twist; Or, the Parish Boys Progress by Charles Dickens 

 

2022 

January 2022Carrie - Carrie by Stephen King 

February 2022Fiddler on the Roof - Tevye the Dairyman by Sholem Aleichem 

March 2022 – Fun Home - Fun Home by Allison Bechdel 

April 2022 - Hamilton - Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernov   

May 2022 – My Fair Lady - Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw  

June 2022 – Cabaret - Goodbye to Berlin by Christopher Isherwood       

August 2022 - Ragtime - Ragtime by E.L. Doctorow

September 2022 - Cats Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T.S. Eliot. 

October 2022 - Jekyll and Hyde - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson 

December 2022 - Kiss of the Spider Woman - Kiss of the Spider Woman  by Manuel Puig

2023

January 2023 - Camelot - The Once and Future King by T.H. White 

February 2023 -  The Gospel at Colonus - Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles