Drawn image of a workman dressed in overalls sitting against a large steel beam.


Adapted by Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso. Songs by Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mary Rodgers, Susan Birkenhead, Stephen Schwartz, and James Taylor. Orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire.

A musical based on the Studs Terkel book Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do (1974), which has interviews with people from different regions and occupations.

As part of an honors project, musical theatre major Ben Lundy created an online study guide for students and audience members interested in more background information on Working.


November 8-11, 15-17 at 7:30pm & November 18 at 2:00pm


The Odess Theatre in the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center
1200 10th Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35205
Parking and Directions


General $20, Students $6, UAB Employees & Senior Citizens $10

Cast and Crew

Director Valerie Accetta
Musical Director Carolyn Violi
Choreographer Roy Lightner
Set Emily Harris*
Props Marc Quattlebaum
Costumes Kimberly Schnormeier
Lights Lew Williams*
Sound Sean Doyle
Voice Coach Marlene Johnson
Stage Manager Addie Counts*
Cast Lilly Bateh*
Alicia Batterson*
Eboni Booker*
Zachary Lampe*
Justine Nelson*
Jeremy X. Richardson*
Royzell Walker*
Brian Wittenberg*