An immersive experience that documents the true story of popular folk rock band Simon & Garfunkel, the show’s tour marks the 50th Anniversary of their formation in 1957. Delving behind the scenes, The Simon & Garfunkel Story follows the true backstory of the pair; from their original grouping as Tom & Jerry to their bitter breakup.
One of the world’s most iconic pairings, the show takes audiences on a rollercoaster journey, from earning 10 Grammy Awards and being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, to their ultimate break-up. Finishing with an electrifying recreation of their 1981 Central Park concert, the musical showcases some of their most famous songs, such as “Bridge Over Troubled Water”, “The Sound of Silence”, “Mrs Robinson” and more.
Produced by Maple Tree Entertainment and originally directed by David Beck, the new production is directed by Dean Elliot (Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story), with lighting design by Mike Berger Design, sound design by Jeff Good and video design by Z Frame.
Cast members include Taylor Bloom, Benjamin Cooley, Josh Turner, Martin Martiarena, Bob Sale, Alec Hamilton, Randy McStine and Marc Encabo.
A stunning behind-the-scenes take on one of the world’s most popular bands, The Simon & Garfunkel Story runs at the CAA Theatre for a strictly limited number of performances. The production plays from 22 January to 27 January 2019.
Recommended forFans of folk music, Simon & Garfunkel and jukebox musicals will love this popular touring show’s stop in Toronto, whilst those who love a good sing-a-long will appreciate the show’s concert-like ending!
Age Recommendations: Suitable for all ages. No under 2's.