Mystic Pizza the Musical

Feb 19, 2024

February 28, 2024

Experience the Magic of "Mystic Pizza" - A Musical Journey at the Harris Center

This spring, the Harris Center in Folsom becomes the gateway to a captivating musical adventure that celebrates love, life, and the pursuit of happiness. From February 28 to March 3, 2024, we are proud to present Mystic Pizza the musical, an adaptation of the classic 1988 MGM romantic comedy that introduced Julia Roberts to the world.

Set against the backdrop of a charming small-town pizza parlor, "Mystic Pizza" tells the story of three young women from the working class as they explore the intricacies of life. They face the challenges of love, navigate family dynamics, and dream of a future beyond the confines of their town, all while serving a mysterious and much-coveted pizza.

What makes "Mystic Pizza" a must-see musical, you ask? It's the soundtrack that steals the show, featuring an electrifying selection of 80s and 90s hits that will have you dancing in your seats. From the empowerment anthem "Girls Just Want to Have Fun" to the soul-stirring "Hold On," and the uplifting "Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now," this musical is a rollercoaster ride of emotions, powered by the tunes that defined a generation.

With a story and characters by Amy Holden Jones and musical arrangements and orchestrations by Carmel Dean, "Mystic Pizza" is not just a trip down memory lane; it's a vibrant celebration of the human spirit. It's an invitation to rediscover the magic of the past while enjoying a story that's as fresh and delightful as the titular pizza itself.

Don't let this musical slice of heaven pass you by. Join us at the Harris Center for a performance of "Mystic Pizza" that promises laughter, tears, and a whole lot of heart. Book your tickets now and prepare to be transported by the unforgettable hits and timeless story of love, friendship, and the secret ingredients that make life truly magical.