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Broadway-hopeful musical 'Waterfall' to run at Pasadena Playhouse
Broadway-hopeful musical 'Waterfall' to run at Pasadena Playhouse

"Waterfall," a new musical from writer Richard Maltby Jr. and Oscar-winning composer David Shire, will have its U.S. premiere at the Pasadena Playhouse in June before transferring to Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre in the fall of 2015, organizers announced Monday. The musical, an epic romance set in Thailand and Japan during the '30s, has Broadway ambitions, with producers aiming for a New York bow in 2016. Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre has served as an out-of-town launching pad for a number of high-profile, Broadway-bound shows, including "Catch Me If You Can," "Hairspray" and Disney's "Aladdin."  "Waterfall,"...

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