In Dreams is in Development

In Dreams Summary

  • Show Status: In Development
  • Genre: Musical
  • In Dreams is 2 hours and 15 minutes long, including an intermission of 15
  • 8 Shows per week
  • Show Closes: Open ended

A former lead singer of a country rock band who, at a critical moment in her life, throws a party in a family-run Mexican restaurant to reconnect with her old friends, while keeping her deeper motivations a secret. The show features the hit songs of rock & roll pioneer Roy Orbison.

In Dreams on Broadway Background

Show Out-Of-Town Tryouts Scheduled

The show has out-of-town tryouts scheduled at Leeds Playhouse in the UK and the CAA Ed Mirvish Theatre in Toronto before an expected transfer to Broadway in 2024.

Roy Orbison Songs

2023 Tony-nominated & Juliet writer David West Read has penned the book for the work featuring the songs of the rock and roll singer-songwriter Roy Orbison.

The Original Song

"In Dreams" is indeed a famous song by Roy Orbison. It was released in 1963 and has since become one of his most beloved and iconic songs. The haunting melody and Orbison's powerful vocals contributed to the enduring popularity of "In Dreams."

What's In Dreams Like?

In Dreams is a new musical that uses the iconic music of Roy Orbison to tell a contemporary story about love.

Cast Members

Lena Hall
Oliver Tompsett

Production Credits

Luke Sheppard
Fabian Aloise
Set Design
Arnulfo Maldonado
Costume Design
Fay Fullerton

Creative Team

David West Read