July 11, 2006 07:00:57 GMT
The songs of Bob Dylan are to feature in a Broadway musical set in a circus.
Prolific singer-songwriter Bob Dylan will have his songs collection featured in a Broadway musical set in a circus called "The Times They Are A-Changin'."
Director and choreographer Twyla Tharp will choreograph the show, opens on Broadway on October 26 at New York City's Brooks Atkinson Theatre. Preview performances begin on September 25.
"The Times They Are A-Changin'" features Michael Arden as a young man, Thom Sesma as his cruel father and Caren Lyn Manuel as a beautiful circus performer. Among the Dylan songs included in the show are "Blowin' In The Wind," "Mr. Tambourine Man," "Lay Lady Lay," "Subterranean Homesick Blues" and "Don't Think Twice, It's All Right."
In the meantime, Dylan is again touring minor league ball parks in the U.S. this summer and will release "Modern Times", his first new studio album since 2001's "Love And Theft", next month.